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    Pressuring bands to compete only in sanctioned contests makes some sense. The RSPBA’s most recent alleged request – some use the word “bullying” – that bands not compete at the new Spring Gatherin’ has brought the topic to the for …
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UPCOMING EVENTS April 3, 2015BC Pipers’ Annual GatheringSimon Fraser University & TBA

April 3, 2015Maclean Highland GatheringMaclean, New South Wales

April 4, 2015Toronto Indoor GamesMoss Park Armoury, Toronto, ON

April 11, 2015Amateur CompetitionHamilton, Ontario

April 11, 2015Spring Training in Albany, NYCeltic Hall, 430 New Karner Rd, Colonie, NY

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Pipers: If your bass drone wants to roar when struck in, it might be riding high on the bottom pin. If so your reed might be too sharp. A quick fix, if time is short, is to put a bit of tape over a third to half of the bush at the top. This will flatten the drone and allow you to shortenit by moving the middle joint down the bottom pin.
Charley Kron, C.E. Kron Bagpipes

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