England

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text.

Read more »

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

English bagpipes Sep 2011 in Chanter 2011 Autumn

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

Piva are a costume band from the Midlands, specializing in music from the Renaissance, and boasting no less than four instrument makers in their line-up – Eric and Jane Moulder, Jim Parr and Tony Millyard – all of whom are regulars at the Blowout. ‘Heigh Ho Holiday’ is their first CD. It presents a fine cross-section of their repertoire and will be a welcome addition to the shelves of all Early Music lovers.

Read more »

Like many keen pipers I always keep an eye out for carvings or pictures of bagpipes on my travels, but recently thought I should try to find examples closer to home, which for me is Cheshire. Over the last year or so I have visited nearly all of the surviving medie- val churches in the county to explore them for images of bagpipers. Many of these me- dieval churches are now bare of carvings or paintings, following reformation, civil war and the heavy hand of Victorian restorers, but still I found eight examples in the area.

Read more »

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

The Beauty of the English Bagpipes Dec 2006 in Chanter 2006 Winter

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

Cheshire pipers Sep 2006 in Chanter 2006 Autumn

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

English dual chanter bagpipes Jun 2005 in Chanter 2005 Summer

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

Nick Barber's English Choice Mar 2003 in Chanter 2003 Spring

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

Sounds Northumbrian tune book by Roy Hugman Sep 2001 in Chanter 2001 Autumn

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

English 'Renaissance' Bagpipe in G Dec 1997 in Chanter 1997 Winter

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text.

Read more »

Billy Bolton, Piper of the Dales Nov 1987 in Newsletter 1987 November

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text. You may need to scroll to find the article you’re looking for.

Read more »

"English" Renaissance Bagpipes Sep 1986 in Chanter 1986 Autumn

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text.

Read more »

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text.

Read more »

A Repertoire for the English Bagpipe? Mar 1986 in Chanter 1986 Spring

This edition is from our archives, so it is presented as scanned pages rather than text.

Read more »

Medieval Music in the Dales Jul 2016 in Chanter 2016 Summer

2nd- 4th September 2016, Bolton Castle, Wensleydale - Box Office Now Open! Medieval Music in the Dales is the new medieval music festival being organized by medieval minstrels, Trouvere. Bagpipes are a really important part of the event and we are immensely grateful for the support of The Bagpipe Society, who are funding Danilo Turchetti (Musica Inspirata) to exhibit his magnificent medieval bagpipes at the festival. It was our first bit of funding and cheered us on enormously as we planned the event!

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