Tribute to La Ponta by BBC 2 Scotland : "Pipe Dreams" A Bagpipe Odyssey (Video)

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Phil Cunningham explores the history of the bagpipes and composes music for the instrument.

 

Scroll down to watch an excerpt from the two part documentary which features Yannis Pantazis and his work at La Ponta.

An historic moment for the Tsabouna and La Ponta!

The story behind one of the oldest musical instruments known to man....the Middle East, Greece, Italy, Spain, France, Ireland - the bagpipe might be Scotland's national instrument, but Scotland was one of the last countries to adopt it. Today, the bagpipe is still played all over Europe. This film undertakes an entertaining musical road trip to show how the long, loud and often difficult history of the bagpipe tells the story of folk music and traditions the world over.

 

          Pipe Dreams has been nominated for the award of

Professional Excellence (Craft): Best Camera: Fraser Rice by The Royal Television Society

 

Many thanks to Maurice Fraser, Breid

 

https://vimeo.com/133284503

 

http://www.bbc.co.uk

 

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