How to build your own funeral bagpiper’s horn

Funeral bagpipe music is a booming business in Canada, and it’s growing.According to data from the Recording Industry Association of Canada, there were 1,000 funeral bagpipe performances in 2016, a rise of nearly 25 per cent over the previous year.This is partly because the music is becoming more popular, as the number of people willing […]

Canadian soldier, 19, dies from injuries in battle

Posted October 07, 2020 17:16:55An 18-year-old Canadian soldier has died in Afghanistan after his car went off a cliff and crashed into a tree.Key points:The 19-year old was on his way to the base of a hill when his car crashed into the treeA group of soldiers, including a woman, were on the hill to […]

Canadian army bagpipe maker for hire

The Canadian army is looking for a Canadian engineer to join its Bagpiper team as part of a three-year development and test programme to create the first Canadian military bagpipers.“We’ve been working with a small team for the past few years on the development and testing of new technologies, and this is an opportunity to […]