Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo

VIRTUAL MASSED PIPES AND DRUMS

Join the virtual Massed Pipes and Drums special performance of the Scotland the Brave/The Black Bear set and/or a bagpipe only performance of Amazing Grace.

Record yourself playing the pipes or drums with the provided music and submit it below. 

Scotland the Brave/ The Black Bear

Open to bagpipe, snare, tenor and bass submissions.

96 beats per minute with a chanter pitch of 478.
Please use a standard attack of two 3 pace rolls at 96 beats per minute to intro “E”.

Please play twice through the set (A,B,A,B)

Pipe Music | Snare Music | Tenor Music

Reference Videos

Play along with the following videos to keep in time with the rest of the virtual band. Please use headphones while listening to this during your performance. 

Pipe Video | Snare Video | Tenor Video

Amazing Grace

Bagpiping submissions only.

 60 beats per minute with a chanter pitch of 478.
Strike in to one 3 pace roll at 60 beats per minute with NO intro “E”.
Use Low A as your Intro note from attack.

Please play twice through the tune and note the second ending.

Pipe Music

Reference Video

Play along with the following videos to keep in time with the rest of the virtual band. Please use headphones while listening to this during your performance. 

Pipe Video

Submission Deadline: April 16, 12:00AM PST

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