Austin, Br SSF

You’re never too old ... (part 2) Aug 2016 in Chanter 2016 Autumn

As a Franciscan Friar I am often seen in Canterbury in my habit, but as yet not playing my pipes, people would think ‘what on earth is that tune he is murdering’ or ‘another busker trying the medieval costume approach’. Ray Brown’s article in the last ‘Chanter’ forced me to get typing. A lot of his story I could identify with but above all, he is enjoying the challenge and so am I.

Read more »

We are settling into our new website, including making available articles from our thirty year history. If you spot something inaccurate, garbled or missing, or if you want to volunteer to help us improve our site, please mail info@bagpipesociety.

Website by Joe Wass, managed by Ian Clabburn.

Website content by Andy Letcher.

All articles copyright their respective authors.

Enquiries to info@bagpipesociety.org.uk

Membership enquiries to membership@bagpipesociety.org.uk