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Subject: Re: Parade ettiquite

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Date Posted: 04:26:06 03/31/02 Sun
In reply to: Thom 's message, "Parade ettiquite" on 16:58:53 03/15/02 Fri

>I am a firefighter/paramedic with a mid size
>fire-department. We are starting an Honor Gaurd and we
>were wanting to look at the possibility of adding a
>piper. I am a musician in my off time(write my own
>music and play several instraments including the
>guitar, bass, digaree-doo (sp?) d'jembe, and the sax
>(badly, but suffices for recording)) I plan on getting
>lessons and starting off with just a chanter, but my
>Chief wants alot of info before he is willing to
>invest! My question to this group is: Who, what, when
>and how?! Where does the piper go when marching with a
>color gaurd? (front, back, left, right.) Are there
>appropriate and/or inappropriate songs to play? Is it
>bad form to not where a kilt and tartan? Where does a
>piper go during a funeral procession? Any answers, web
>sites, or book suggestions would be wonderful. Thank
Email me. Been piping for the police dept. as part of our band and individually for some time now.

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