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Chanter

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The chanter is the part of the bagpipe upon which the player creates the melody. It consists of a ... For the musical office, see Cantor (church). ... The Northumbrian pipes, on the other hand, have...

Which musical instrument has parts called chanters and drones?

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Aug 30, 2003 ... Which musical instrument has parts called chanters and drones - trivia question / questions answer / answers.

Celtic Music Instruments - Ceolas

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A guide to the instruments used in celtic music, with dozens of links to other ... A ' practice set' is often used, which has a chanter but no drones or regulators.

The Great Highland Bagpipe Plays in WHAT Key?

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Jan 28, 2014 ... simple. • It consists of four parts: • bag,. • blowpipe,. • chanter,. • and drone, ... ( 1221-1284 A.D.). Therer are 420 poems with musical notation. .... Each natural frequency that an instrument produces has a characteristic vibration ...

How bagpipes is made - material, manufacture, making, history ...

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The bagpipe is a wind instrument with a number of pipes and a bag. ... To give the effect of detached notes, bagpipe music is written with grace ... The Irish union pipe has a chanter, three drones, and three companion pipes called regulators.

What musical key does the bagpipe play in?

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The low A on the modern chanter of great highland bagpipe (and the drones) ... it is a chromatic instrument, which can play all sharps and flats, and has a wide ...

How Bagpipes Work - Sound Called Music

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... they work? Come read and learn a little bit about this "Scottish" instrument. ... The chanter has a double reed that requires careful positioning in order for the chanter to be in tune. ... A Great Highland Bagpipe consists of three drones. Two of ...

Bagpipes - New World Encyclopedia

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Bagpipes are a class of musical instrument that uses a reed, in addition to air ... Some bagpipes also have additional drones (and sometimes chanters) in ...

The bagpipe - Iowa State University MUSIC

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Other features of this instrument are the mouthpipe and the double reed of the chanter and drone. The mouthpipe contains a round piece of leather hinged onto  ...

Introduction to Bagpipe Music - mcnabbs.org

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Air from the bag flows through the chanter and the drones, creating sound as it passes ... The instrument has grown sharper over the years so that the A on most  ...

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bagpipe | musical instrument | Britannica.com

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Wind instrument consisting of two or more single- or double-reed pipes, the reeds ... finger holes of the melody pipe, or chanter, while the remaining pipes, or drones, ... The Scottish Highland bagpipe has two tenor drones and a bass drone , ...

Musical Instruments | Rattlejag Morris

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The instrument has a naturally rhythmic sound, and has been absorbed into ... Chanter and drones are plugged into stocks (bits of wood with holes drilled in ...

Virginia R. Smith - About Bagpipes

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Those born into families with pipers in them definitely have an advantage, but ... A bagpipe consists of three drones - two tenors and a bass - and the chanter, ... of B-flat, so when bagpipes are played with other instruments the music must be ...