2 tunes for smallpipes after hearing how grandly the pipes can sound… Feeling a little daunted in January this year following the step of asking Julian Goodacre for his bespoke Leceistershire smallpipes in D, I was also thoroughly encouraged by reading “You’re never too old…(part 2), Austin, Br SSF, Autumn Chanter 2016. Not because I’m old (though I will qualify for a bus pass next year!), but because being myself a parish church organist I felt that there was a shared interest in the challenges and pleasures of playing pipes.

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