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  Topic: Tradition continuity
Liraman

Replies: 25
Views: 18018

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Wed Jan 25, 2012 1:47 pm   Subject: Re: Publisher contact
This is an area where Olle might be able to help. Aaron was recently able to purchase a copy. Remember, it is written only in the Swedish language, but the photos are worth a thousand words.

Hi J ...
  Topic: The moderator appears in new Nordic drones podcast show!
Liraman

Replies: 7
Views: 6954

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Thu Jul 03, 2008 7:47 pm   Subject: The moderator appears in new Nordic drones podcast show!
Thank you "The Liraman", I enjoyed listening to that very much!

Thanks Tex. And just an hour ago Olle was named "Riksspelman" by the Zorn jury in Delsbo!
  Topic: The moderator appears in new Nordic drones podcast show!
Liraman

Replies: 7
Views: 6954

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Tue Jul 01, 2008 6:31 pm   Subject: The moderator appears in new Nordic drones podcast show!
As my pilot podcast Nordic drones met with some enthusiasm on this forum I decided to do another one. And what could be a better subject that the Moderator's new CD: Olle Gällmo, med pipan i säcken.
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  Topic: Nordic drones: New podcast with Swedish drone music!
Liraman

Replies: 8
Views: 7627

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Wed Mar 12, 2008 1:56 pm   Subject: Nordic drones: New podcast with Swedish drone music!
I'll be glad to help. I'm planning on doing some recording towards the end of next month. If you want, I can send you a tune or two and answer a few questions.

I look forward to that, Aaron, thank ...
  Topic: Nordic drones: New podcast with Swedish drone music!
Liraman

Replies: 8
Views: 7627

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:51 am   Subject: Nordic drones: New podcast with Swedish drone music!
Jan,
That was great! It's not everyday that something like that comes along.
That was a nice way to end a Monday! I think you'll be able to reach a lot of people this way. How often are you planin ...
  Topic: Nordic drones: New podcast with Swedish drone music!
Liraman

Replies: 8
Views: 7627

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Mon Mar 10, 2008 12:43 pm   Subject: Nordic drones: New podcast with Swedish drone music!
As my pilot podcast Nordic drones now has met with the benign approval of the iTunes censorship board (!) I now proudly present it's introduction in the wider realms of the NSAA.
The first pilot is ...
  Topic: Säckpipa and hurdy gurdy !
Liraman

Replies: 5
Views: 6586

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Sun Mar 18, 2007 5:21 pm   Subject: Säckpipa and hurdy gurdy !
Don't know who the piper is, though. The tune is a slängpolska from Skåne, I believe.

From Garizims web site:
Magnus Smedman who started to play the violin at the age of eleven when he meet the sw ...
  Topic: age of sakpipa music
Liraman

Replies: 29
Views: 16126

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Fri Dec 22, 2006 8:46 am   Subject: age of sakpipa music
That's a sobering notion that perhaps medieval painters felt free to paint any old thing on church walls

In fact it was mostly the opposite. They followed rules and above all followed, i e copied, ...
  Topic: age of sakpipa music
Liraman

Replies: 29
Views: 16126

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Fri Dec 22, 2006 12:48 am   Subject: age of sakpipa music
Just to add to Olle's comment:
A court record from 1618 about a drinking house brawl in Stockholm is in my view the first known record containing a reference to a real person playing the instrument. ...
  Topic: age of sakpipa music
Liraman

Replies: 29
Views: 16126

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Thu Dec 21, 2006 1:23 pm   Subject: age of sakpipa music

Jan Winter would get you more information

Right. Many bagpipe tunes survived as fiddle tunes, in fact there is not one single tune out of the 26 or so regarded as bagpipe tunes that were document ...
  Topic: Pipemaking
Liraman

Replies: 69
Views: 44970

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Mon Dec 18, 2006 1:03 am   Subject: Pipemaking

And that Gudmunds Nils was a large man, with large hands Wink


I'm not too sure about that (Nils being a large man). What struck me most after seing this photo for the first time was, besides the ...
  Topic: Per Gudmunson «Säckpipa» album ?
Liraman

Replies: 11
Views: 9546

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Sun Dec 10, 2006 6:24 pm   Subject: Per Gudmunson «Säckpipa» album ?
Ok thank's ! So you were the «vielle-à-roue» player on this album, it is true that it's a great great recording and that I haven't hear an «as good» sackpipa album than this one. Can you tell me wha ...
  Topic: Per Gudmunson «Säckpipa» album ?
Liraman

Replies: 11
Views: 9546

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Sun Dec 10, 2006 3:32 pm   Subject: Re: Per Gudmunson «Säckpipa» album ?
Hi,

I wonder if the vinyl album from Per Gudmunson «Säckpipa» was on CD ? In fact, the first other pipes than GHB I heard was the säckpipas on this wonderful album in 1995.

Yes, it's still is ...
  Topic: Sackpipa reeds in Russia
Liraman

Replies: 31
Views: 27999

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Fri Dec 08, 2006 12:57 pm   Subject: Sackpipa reeds in Russia

What type of case humidifier do you use Liraman?
The one I keep in my bagpipe case is just a container with a block of hard clay that you add water to. Maybe I should keep my reeds in the same ca ...
  Topic: Music in Iceland
Liraman

Replies: 14
Views: 11063

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Fri Dec 08, 2006 12:55 am   Subject: Music in Iceland
Well, Icelanders sing and dance, i e they sing their dances, for hours....and the dances are many many hundred years of age.
I've seen a youth marimba orchestra in the middle of Icelandic nowhere and ...
  Topic: What's your favorite tune on the Sackpipa....
Liraman

Replies: 33
Views: 23407

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Thu Dec 07, 2006 11:53 am   Subject: What's your favorite tune on the Sackpipa....
I'm an ABC addict myself.
I'm not, but I appreciate the simplicity of it and some knowledge of abc notation is a must if your in to folk music on the net.

Just to add to Olle's post, if you're o ...
  Topic: Sackpipa reeds in Russia
Liraman

Replies: 31
Views: 27999

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Wed Dec 06, 2006 10:18 am   Subject: Sackpipa reeds in Russia
I don't think Alban makes them differently.

Well, he says he makes them differently, "thinner" I think he said once. But in principle I agree with you.
  Topic: Sackpipa reeds in Russia
Liraman

Replies: 31
Views: 27999

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Tue Dec 05, 2006 8:14 pm   Subject: Re: Sackpipa reeds in Russia


But the climate in Russia and in Sweden is very different.

I don't agree. There's always problems with reeds (double and single) wintertime if you live in super dry apartments as in northern Eu ...
  Topic: Link
Liraman

Replies: 4
Views: 5077

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Tue Dec 05, 2006 9:41 am   Subject: Link


p.p.s. Liraman, Pavel Stepanov says hallo to you. Do you remember him? I saw his pipes on your site...

Antonyj!
Koniesjna, ne zabyl!, of course I remember him! I have bought two bagpipes, two ...
  Topic: Pipemaking
Liraman

Replies: 69
Views: 44970

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Mon Dec 04, 2006 11:36 am   Subject: Pipemaking

The instrument you show is from Mockfjärd, and I believe this very instrument was Leif Eriksson's main source of inspiration.


Actually he used three bagpipes for his model, the Mockfjärd one o ...
  Topic: What's your favorite tune on the Sackpipa....
Liraman

Replies: 33
Views: 23407

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Sat Dec 02, 2006 12:41 pm   Subject: What's your favorite tune on the Sackpipa....
Sounds great Aaron!

Before we get too technical: Someone earlier in this thread was asking for Norwegian tunes. Here's one i learned som 40 years ago - long before I started with bagpipes - from S ...
  Topic: What's your favorite tune on the Sackpipa....
Liraman

Replies: 33
Views: 23407

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2006 9:11 am   Subject: Re: Small website!
Ok, here is a first test.

You can have a look at http://www.jxn.se/Noter/ to see if you can use it.

It's my home computer, so be nice with it. Wink

Great work Jaxon, Great to see tha a gee ...
  Topic: Link
Liraman

Replies: 4
Views: 5077

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Tue Nov 28, 2006 12:01 am   Subject: Link
Certainly ambitious though.


Indeed, and even more as the site now sports it's own forum and guestbook. My Russian is a little rusty, but as Olle writes, Pjotr states the origin of his translatio ...
  Topic: Boris Favre's Sakpipa
Liraman

Replies: 31
Views: 24031

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2006 11:22 pm   Subject: Boris Favre's Sakpipa
So, are there any pictures on the web of any of the preserved older sackpipa?

Eoghan

Here's one (from Leif Eriksson's web page):
http://www.tongang.se/leif/0A443E2A-CE75-433F-BE05-96C8C98D9ED9. ...
  Topic: Faust Pipe Bags
Liraman

Replies: 23
Views: 15379

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2006 12:51 am   Subject: Faust Pipe Bags
Another way to confirm leaks is rather ingenious,

Hmm, ingenious yes, but no, not for me, kind of gives passive smoking a new meaning...
I'd like to present still another technique, revealed to m ...
  Topic: Presentation Thread
Liraman

Replies: 66
Views: 83018

PostForum: Norden Sackpipa Association of the Americas (NSAA)   Posted: Mon Nov 27, 2006 12:38 am   Subject: Presentation the liraman
My name: The Liraman (Jan Winter)
Where I am: Uppsala, Sweden
My main instrument: I wish...haven't got one, se below
Other instruments I play on a regular basis: Bagpipes of different origins: Swed ...
 
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