Welcome to the Celtic Piping Club website. The Celtic Piping Club is a community for players of various types of Celtic pipes across Australia. Through events and online activities, pipers of all levels can access resources and share ideas, music and friendship.
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Celtic Piping Club incorporates
As of August 2016, Celtic Piping Club has become incorporated under the name Celtic Piping Club Inc. Congratulations to the new committee
Goldfields Piping Retreat
A successful and incredibly fun weekend was held at Bristol House in Maryborough, Vic, 19-21 August 2016. Special thanks to the guest tutor, Matthew Horsely, for his classes in learning by ear, drone tuning and historical references to bellows piping.
International Uilleann Piping Day, 15 October 2016
Warrnambool Art Gallery, Sunday 16 Oct
Exford Hotel, Melbourne, Saturday 15 October, from 1.30pm
Boxwood Festival Australia, 11-13 November 2016
Chris Norman (flute / smallpipes / song) and David Greenberg (Cape Breton fiddle / Baroque violin) will be running Boxwood Festival Australia, a weekend of immersion in traditional music in Queenscliff, Victoria. Classes, sessions, an afternoon performance and great food are on offer. The deep connections between traditional music, song and dance are at the heart of the program this weekend. For more information and bookings, see the Boxwood Festival website.