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Professional: Judo Instructor (on panel) (1976)
few clips of myself, that is when I have been able to get someone else to film for me (at a few Burns Night Dinners, a wedding at Westminster Abbey etc.) I have taught pipes (part-time) at the Gordons School (Patron: H.M. The Queen) since 1999. I taught academic subjects in junior, secondary and special schools for 21 years. I taught judo in schools and youth clubs over a period of 30 years. I usually...


Other: MTQ1 (2000)
later heralded a change to more formal one-on-one lessons, which is the majority of what I've done since. A career move took me to London, but in the end the piping won out and I started to teach and perform full time. My pupils have released CDs, performed at the Edinburgh Military Tattoo, and play in folk bands. I've yet to produce a first rate Gold Medal competitor, but I live in hope! I'm interested...


: PDQB level 4 certificate (0)
other world known tutors to perfect my art. Have played at various functions both home and abroad,including the Edinburgh Tattoo and latterly competing in Grade 1 with the Lothian and Borders Pipe band. Recently attained level 4 (six available) PDQB certificate, at the College of Piping in Glasgow, and studying for level 5. Taught new and exisiting members of various bands I have been a member of. Currently assisting the Pipe Major at the Royal...
both solo and in group situations. I also write and arrange for traditional music. PLEASE NOTE: I do not teach Highland Bagpipes I have taught in a number of situations, from casual instrumental teaching to running group evening courses, and at all levels. My employment background has been in the education sector, from Primary School through to Adult Education, in both developing and delivering courses in a variety of subject areas. This has included Music...


College: GCSE Music (2003)
for over 25+ years and currently compete with Manchester Phoenix Pipe Band (2016 All England Champions) I have been teaching the bagpipes at the Army Foundation College in Harrogate to junior soldiers since 2010. I have also taught a number of students privately at home and several have gone on to play in pipe bands. I teach the basic fundamentals on the practice chanter. Once the student has mastered those fundamentals and is able to...


Professional: Professional Piping (1983)
and even later on you will learn to play new tunes on it. This is because it is too difficult to try and blow up a set of pipes and learn a tune on the pipe chanter, so you must use the practice chanter. I have taught privately for many years, also at the National Piping Centre and at various workshops in the USA. I also teach by Skype for those a bit further away....

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