We are delighted to be introducing this taster day to our regular Bagpipe Weekend, with leading tutor David Faulkner and bagpipes loaned by the Bagpipe Society. You can book for the workshop – including tuition, lunch and instrument hire – or for an extra £20 stay on for dinner and the evening Hurdy Gurdy and Bagpipe concert, the choice is your.
Who’s it For?
Anyone, no previous musical experience necessary. Only 4 places available, so book early!
David Faulkner has been playing pipes for over 25 years with groups such as the Eel Grinders and Jon Swayne’s Zephyrus. He has toured in Europe and America, and has made various recordings including the English and Border Music for Pipes CD with accordionist Steve Turner. David has taught three times at the Spielkurs für Dudelsack und Drehleier 2008, 2009 & 2013 and twice at the Osterbordunale in 2015 & 2016, he has run workshops for the Bagpipe Society’s annual Blowout and teaches privately. David works as a community musician with Devon-based Wren Music.