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Summer Schools 2018

Group of bagpipers

Students are taught in small groups of similar ability, 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 and tuning.

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 by arrangement. For more info go to our Examinations page. Courses are tailored to meet the needs of all levels of ability.

Venue: The National Piping Centre, 30-34 McPhater Street, Glasgow, G4 0HW

There is a wide range of accommodation available locally.


Summer Schools 2018:

  • 9th July – 12th July (NPC Young Stars – Under 18s)
  • 16th July – 20th July (NPC Young Stars – Under 18s)
  • 24th July – 27th July (NPC Adult Gathering – Over 18s)
  • 6th August – 10th August (NPC Young Stars – Under 18s)

Book Online via The National Piping Centre