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The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE.    Read More

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Interviewee

Murray Henderson

Interviewer

Howard Tindall

Background

Born and brought up in Timaru, New Zealand, Murray is one of the most successful competing pipers of the last half century. He was taught initially by his father, and then by the great New Zealand player Donald Bain. He moved to Scotland in 1973 and was taught by Bob Nicol. He now runs his own pipe-making business, Strathmore Bagpipes.

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The National Piping Centre

Date

15-05-2012

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audio

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The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE

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HRH The Prince Charles,
Duke of Rothesay, Patron

with Founders, Sir Brian and Lady Ivory and the Lord Provost Bob Winter on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the Opening of The National Piping Centre.

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