Scottish Pipe Band Championships

May 20, 2011
Levengrove Park, Dumbarton, Scotland, United Kingdom

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TIP OF THE DAY
Drummers: Relatively speaking, compared with a practice pad, a soft tap on a drum will sound fairly loud unless it is exaggerated. To get a light sound on a drum you have to play extra quiet.
Michael Hunter, Toronto

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