Thistle And Shamrock: Pipes 101 Irish uilleann pipes, Scottish lowland pipes, bagpipes from Brittany and Galicia are all cousins to each other and to the most celebrated of the genre, the great highland pipes of Scotland. We hear various brands of bagpipes and listen to the exciting music they make in the hands of Davy Spillane, Kila, Carlos Núñez and more.
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Irish uilleann pipes, Scottish lowland pipes, bagpipes from Brittany and Galicia are all cousins to each other and to the most celebrated of the genre, the great highland pipes of Scotland. We hear various brands of bagpipes and listen to the exciting music they make in the hands of Davy Spillane, Kila, Carlos Núñez and more.

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