‘I don’t need the money’: How bagpipers and bassoons in Galicia’s bagpiper district were bought off

Galicia is a country town on the northern coast of Spain.Galicia, known as Lago de la Galicia because of its rich bagpiping history, is home to some of the best bagpipings in the world.In the 1930s, the town became famous for its bagpickers and bassoon players who were known as the “Galician Basketpipers”.Today, there are […]

Which instruments are the best?

BAGPIPPERS BAGPILE, Mich.– Bagpipe players are everywhere, and you might be one of them.But what instruments should you buy and which ones are worth buying?The experts weigh in on these and other topics from bagpipers to bagpiper equipment.