Píobaire, An, Volume 8, Issue 4, Page 2
Na Píobairí Uilleann
The cover picture shows Liam O’Flynn (playing “The Fox Chase”) at the formal opening of
NPU’s PIPECRAFT training centre last June.
(Photograph : Fennell Photography)
2......Cover photo details
4......Donations & Acquisitions
6......News & Events
9......Ace & Deuce of Piping
14.......WKPF Academy of Piping
15.......Glad you called by!
16.......Kildare Musicians c. 1940
20.......The Uilleann pipes in Contemporary
Concert Music – Part 4
22.......Uilleann Pipe Maintenance
32......Calendar of Piping Events
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