Packed with our articles from Modern Piping Volume 1-16, we are so excited to share our FIRST Secrets of Piping Book 1. This is a collection of all of our awesome tutorials from Volume 1-16 of the Modern Piping books but in one affordable book. We work really hard to give you the ins and outs of composition and piping never talked about before.
In this book you'll find articles on:
Bagpipe Chords & Scales Part I Take a look at an in depth guide on identifying key signatures on the bagpipe scale...
Bagpipe Chords & Scales Part II
Rhythm Gracenote Placement Learn how to create grooves within simple time signatures with the placement of gracenotes...
Tuning the Pipes with other Instruments Not as simple as you think, let's clear it up...
Hidden Notes on the Bagpipes
Building Melodies with Chords It's time to write a tune...
Re-arranging Time Signatures
Bagpipe Transpositions with Transpositions Chart
Writing Harmonies Let's go beyond the idea of just writing 2 notes up and 2 notes down...
Introduction to Breton Music
Transposing Minor Keyed Tunes
Bending Pipes for Screen
The 'Not so Black and White' Approach (Shifting Melodies)
Turning Performance Anxiety into an Asset
Not sure? Have a look at one of our awesome books below: (this is a digital example)