College of Piping Seasonal Schools 2017-12-12T15:57:53+00:00

College of Piping Seasonal Schools

certificates, College Autumn School 2017.

Autumn School 2017.

These take place during Easter, Summer and Autumn – and sometimes over Christmas.

Registration begins at 09.30 on Monday morning of the designated week. Classes run from 09.45 until 16.00, Monday to Friday.

Students are taught in small groups with others of a similar ability for three-four hours per day, with practice time built in. The daily programme will cover all aspects of performance on the Highland Bagpipe including practice routines, technique, musical expression, timing

The daily programme will cover all aspects of performance on the Highland Bagpipe including practice routines, technique, musical expression, timing

The daily programme will cover all aspects of performance on the Highland Bagpipe including practice routines, technique, musical expression, timing and tuning. Students should bring pipes, practice chanter, music books, manuscript paper, pencils and, if desired, recorders.

Trying a hand at composing.

Trying a hand at composing.

Students should bring pipes, practice chanter, music books, manuscript paper, pencils and, if desired, recorders.

Those sitting exams will be put through all the required work. Exams take place on Friday mornings or by arrangement. For more info go to our Examinations page. Courses are tailored to meet the needs of all levels of ability.

There is a wide range of accommodation available locally.

These schools offer professional piping and drumming instruction for all ages and abilities – and at fantastic rates.

The next seasonal school is the Easter School 2018:

  • Monday 2nd to Friday 6th April
  • Monday 9th to Friday 13th April

To book a place please visit the College of Piping Shop.