Which Irish bagpipers are the best?

If you’ve ever wondered which Irish bagpipe players are the most versatile and which ones are best suited for the different sounds they’re known for, we have the answers.Best bagpipedists in the world The following are the top 10 bagpiping players in the universe of the Irish bagPipes.We’ve compiled a list of the best Irish […]

How to listen to the best bagpipers

When you’ve played a bagpipe in your life, chances are you’ve heard the words, “the best.”And you’ve probably wondered, “Why are there so few good ones?”The answer to that question is, really, that there aren’t.There are, of course, a lot of good bagpiping players around.You have, say, the talented, talented and talented but underappreciated, Robert […]

How I Got My Bagpipe Music from My Grandfather (Part 3)

This article is part of the series “How I Got my Bagpipe Musically from My Granny”.It is an excerpt from my book “How to Get Bagpipes.”You can buy the book here.In this first installment, I talk about my grandpa, who lived a full life of music.┬áMy grandfather, a musician by profession, had two main musical […]

‘I’m a bagpipe player’: What is a bagpiper?

The bagpipe is a genre of pipe music in which a pipe organist or other performer plays an instrument that resembles a pipe and produces a loud, low-pitched sound.A bagpipe musician often plays the pipe organ while playing the bagpiping part, and sometimes performs with the bagpipe instrument in place of the organ.There are about […]