The Ultimate Piping Guide Getting Started with the Practice Chanter The Basics Series:
Who can learn how to play bagpipe band in India?
- Do you have to be male to play the pipes?
- No. Once again, the bagpipe is a musical instrument, nothing more. There is nothing magical or mystical about it. This antiquated notion is hopefully dying out!
Ultimate Piping Guide
- What is the physical effort involved in playing the pipes?
- Like any physical task, playing the pipes requires getting used to, but it is not impossible. Piping uses muscles that one normally does not exercise, however, once these muscles are conditioned, playing becomes easy. Small children can easily play the pipes.
THE STUDENT PROGRAM
- Where are the classes held?
- Depends which city you are from. Check the Practice Location page for the address and directions.
- When are the classes held?
- Thursday evening at 6:30pm
- How long are the classes?
- 45 minutes. Kings Bagpiper Band Drums Performance Team practice is in the same location and starts at 7:30. Students are encouraged to stay and listen.
- How much does it cost?
- $1300 per quarter
- Who is this open to?
- All interested individuals who are 16 years old or older.
Q. Where can I find more information about the Student Program?
A. Check the Student Program page for more information and whom to contact.