Saskatchewan Highland Gathering

May 17, 2014
Moose Jaw & Regina, SK, Canada

A full weekend of piping, drumming and pipe band contests, including the Prairie Invitational Solo Contest.

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TIP OF THE DAY
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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