Monthly Archives: March 2013

042 – Dojo Universe Podcast – Sight Reading and Memorization Tips

Date of Original Live Show: March 27th, 2013 at 12pm

Description: This week: Sight Reading and Memorization Tips. The bagpipe is one of the few instruments where players do NOT watch their music scores while performing. We’ll talk about the challenges of memorizing long tunes and long lists of tunes as well as share tips for making the whole thing easier. Also, how do we conquer the initial challenge of learning a tune – sight reading?

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041 – Dojo Universe Podcast – Transitioning to the Bagpipes

Date of Original Live Show: March 20th, 2013 at 12pm

Description: This week: Transitioning to the Bagpipe. What are some of the tips and tricks to starting off on this “beast” of an instrument? We’ll talk about all the things that will get you up and running on the big pipe.

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040 – Dojo Universe Podcast – Springtime Development Tips and Tricks

Date of Original Live Show: March 13th, 2013 at 12pm

Description: This week: Spring Training! It’s time to get into form for the coming performance season. Whether you’re an active competing soloist or do the gig circuit, the warmer months always bring a flurry of activity for the piper.

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039 – Dojo Universe Podcast – Putting the “bag” into bagpiping.

Date of Original Live Show: March 6th, 2013 at 12pm

Description: This week: The “bag” in bagpipes. The seasons are changing and it is a good time to start fresh with a new pipe bag. But where do you start?

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