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Bagpipe Instructional

The journey in your adventure to bagpipe mastery begins with the first note. If you want to learn how to play the Great Highland Bagpipe, then you will need the finest teachers. We offer the best bagpipe instructional guides available, serving students of this great instrument from the novice to the advanced.

It doesn’t matter if you’ve never held a bagpipe in your life or you simply want to master the craft, we offer the finest resources, that will have you off to a great start, including the College of Piping Tutors Volumes 1 through 4, the Complete Pipers Handbook by P/M Brett Tidswell, Jim McGillivray's Rhythmic Fingerworks Book as well as Beginning the Bagpipe by Sandy Jones.

With the aid of these superb guides, you’ll be creating the melodious strains of “Amazing Grace” and many other great tunes in no time. 

  • Sandy Jones "Beginning the Bagpipe Book & CD

    Beginning the Bagpipe is a teaching method by PM Sandy Jones of the North American Piping Academy. This method contains essential exercises for building good technique. The lessons are clearly laid out and easy to follow. This is a broadly used and...

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  • The Bagpipe Instruction Manual

    The Bagpipe Instruction Manual is a basic manual that covers all of the major elements of Bagpipe set up and maintenance in a size that fits conveniently in your pipe case. The Bagpipe Instruction Manual is not only for the new owner of an instrument,...

    $16.00
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  • The Complete Piper's Handbook

    The Complete Pipers Handbook is the most comprehensive instructional guide that has ever been written, comprising 68 pages of proven methods with descriptive photographs to guide you every step of the way. This valuable resource not only covers...

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  • Highland Bagpipe Tutor Book 1

    The College of Piping has been amalgamated into The Piping Center, this is the same College of Piping's famous green tutor book, same great content, but with a different cover. More than 385,000 copies sold to date. Join the thousands of other...

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  • College of Piping Volume Two with DVD

    College of Piping Book Volume Two addresses topics such as pipe bags, blowpipes, pipe chanters, reeds and dress, and was re-edited in 2000 to include the modern developments in these areas. discusses bagpipe setup and maintenance. College of Piping...

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  • College of Piping Volume Three with CD

    Volume 3 of the College of Piping series returns to a musical focus and is appropriate for pipers who have progressed beyond volume 1. It contains 18 popular tunes with the relevant exercises and includes some great instructional text. College Tutor...

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  • College of Piping Tutor for Piobaireachd with CD

    The College of Piping Tutor for Piobaireachd has been completely revised by Principal Robert Wallace making it more comprehensive and easier to use than ever. It comes complete with tutorial CD, with the lessons and tunes sung and played on the practice...

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