Back in March we had a fantastic weekend of Sardinian Launedas music, Irish piping and English pipes. Roberto Tangianu is a young virtuosic launedas player from Sardinia. He was taught the launedas by his grandfather and has been playing since he was a young boy. Over the weekend he gave various masterclasses and talks about the history and social uses of the launedas. It seems there are many types (he brought a case of them).Read more »
Dave ran a workshop at the Blowout and he has very kindly provided the music here for those unable to attend. Irish Trot Also known as Butcher Row or A Pibroch. Versions can be found in McFarlane, Walsh, Atkinson, Wynders, William Clarke and Aird’s Airs. Here is a selection of variations. Strain 6 is adapted and 7 is by David Faulkner. Some versions give up to 29 strains (R Cannon).Read more »
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