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UPCOMING EVENTS September 20, 2014All Ireland Solo ChampionshipsNorthern Ireland

September 20, 2014Central Kentucky Highland GamesEminence, KY

September 27, 2014Celtic ClassicBethlehem, PA

September 27, 2014St. Louis Scottish GamesForest Park

October 3, 2014Kiltsandmore Workshop for BagpiperKiltsandmore Hauptstrasse 74, 69242 in Mulhouse

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Often the strong accent is more suited to the third beat in strathspeys, not the first. Do not fixate on the medium and weak accents. If your strong one is dominant and in the right place the others will fall musically in the proper place with the correct level of accent.
Colin MacLellan, Edinburgh

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