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Membership of the Piobaireachd Society is open to all with an interest in the classical music of the great Highland bagpipe, ceol mor, great music, or, as it is best known today, ‘piobaireachd’ pronounced, approximately, ‘pee-per-ach’. Memberships are available for Individual £15 (one year) or £40 (three years), Student £5 (one year), and Affiliate £15 […]

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PS Conference 2020 Programme
/ Archie Kenneth Quaich Draw/ New Recordings for Members/ 2020 Set Tunes

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The Piobaireachd Society Teachers List is published with the aim of facilitating the teaching of piobaireachd. How it works: Those struggling for a teacher email the Secretary and he puts the prospective pupil in touch with the prospective tutor. More here. The Piobaireachd Society Bursary aims to encourage young pipers who do not have easy […]

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Edward Dwelly (1864–1939) was an English lexicographer and genealogist. He created the authoritative dictionary of Scottish Gaelic, and his work has had an influence on Irish Gaelic lexicography. He also practised as a professional genealogist and published transcripts of many original documents relating to Somerset. He was a keen piper. He tabulated the Netherlorn and the […]