How to Play Bagpipes

The Bagpiper is one of the most popular forms of music in the world, but its origins are mysterious.The term “bagpipe” refers to the pipes made of wood that were used in the bagpipe tradition.Although it is thought to derive from the Italian bagpipero, which is a German word meaning “to play the bagpipers,” the […]

What is the bagpipe and why does it have such an important place in the music?

An Irish bagpipe enthusiast, who has a collection of over 200, has revealed how he began playing the instrument around 20 years ago.The Irish Bagpipe Association (IBA) has been collecting bagpipers for the past 20 years and is working to preserve the instruments.“I’m a collector so when I started collecting the instruments I wasn’t sure […]