The best of European bagpipe playing in concert and for dancing, plus workshops for bagpipes and repertoire development workhsops for all instruments, all held in indoor venues in Okehampton, Devon. The weekend is organised by Devon's folk arts development charity Wren Music, and is curated by Devon-based Border piper David Faulkner, who is at the forefront of the English pipe tradition. He is well known for his work with bands including The Eel Grinders and Zephyrus, and his solo work has included international tours and performances. He was the winner of the prestigious Trophy for Border Pipes at the Morpeth Northumbrian Gathering in 2006 and 2007, and also won the Duo Performance award there in 2007. David has a wide knowledge of English and other traditional British music, as well as great enthusiasm for British and European traditional dance.
Website: Piping Hot Bagpipe Weekend