The Best of the Best: Jim McGillivray

Published: December 31, 2006

We carry over from the old print magazine the popular “Best of the Best” series in which leading pipers and drummers select their five favourite . . .

 
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TIP OF THE DAY
Pipers: When travelling long distances on a plane with pipes – especially for those using a hide bag – cork the stocks, and store the pipes in a large plastic bag. It prevents excessive drying-out caused by the dry, pressurized air in the cabin.
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