Fred Morrison: The pipes|drums Interview – Part 2

Published: May 31, 2007

We continue our exclusive interview with the famous Fred Morrison of Bishopton. In this segment he discusses the state of piobaireachd, his inspirations, and the unhealthy temptations that are part of being a Celtic folk musician.

This content is for subscribers only. Please login to view this content. (Register.)
VN:R_U [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/5
VN:R_U [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0
THIS DAY IN HISTORY:
August 31, 1965Robert Reid dies, Glasgow.
MOST RECENT POST
  • Keeping score
    Mon, 25 Aug 2014
    Scoresheets or crit-sheets have never been a regular thing at UK solo piping competitions. I remember arriving at Montrose Games in 1983, an awestruck 19-year-old from St. Louis playing at the “senior” solo competition on a brilli …
Read more »
UPCOMING EVENTS September 4, 2014Longs Peak Scottish FestivalEstes Park, CO

September 6, 2014Peebles Highland GamesHaylodge Park, Peebles

September 13, 2014Pitlochry Highland GamesRecreation Ground, Ferry Road, Pitlochry PH16 5DZ

September 13, 2014Innerleithen Highland GamesInnerleithen

September 20, 2014All Ireland Solo ChampionshipsNorthern Ireland

TIP OF THE DAY
Drummers: Use a modular approach for cleaning rough passages, i.e.; extract the rough bit with an additional beat of score on either side for context, and run it for laps.
Jon Quigg, City of Washington Pipe Band