"And then, there was the Hellbound Train. Mark Saul’s incredible piece for three pipers changed the way the world thought about composing and arranging for bagpipes. This Dojo U class introduces you to Mark, and will show you where to look to find your own creativity.In this class, you’ll learn about the endless creative possibilities that the bagpipe has to offer. Learn how the world of music theory applies to the bagpipe – in a way you can understand. Get your feet wet by composing a simple tune or two. Then, you’ll take it to the next level by learning to create harmony in bagpipe music. Finally, you’ll learn how bagpipes fit with other instruments, and to play with them. Oh – and one more thing – Mark will take you deep into some of his own creations…
- Instructor: Mark Saul
- 10 weeks – Begins Sunday, Jan. 22nd; Ends Thursday Mar. 25nd.
- Lecture: Sundays from 6– 7p EST.
- Open Office Hours: To Be Announced at First Lecture
- Ability Range: Students should have some experience playing tunes on the Bagpipe and aspire to become more creative!
- Price: $299 for individuals, $199 for group members (before early-bird and/or any other promotions) "