In Preposterous, Livingstone tells the story of his life – and especially the life as a piper – with humour, honesty, and grace. Both an engaging memoir and a fascinating behind-the-scenes window into the coulourful, exacting and sometimes frustrating world of competitive piping. Preposterous is a book that anyone can enjoy, and that piping fans everywhere will cherish.
McCallum AB1 Bagpipes - made from African Blackwood with a polypenco pipe chanter. These pipes have wood projecting mounts, with nickle ring caps, slides and ferrules. They are fully combed and beaded. McCallum Bagpipes are the most popular sets of blackwood pipes that we sell today. The pipes come with a Bannatyne zippered synthetic bag, synthetic drone reeds, pipe cover, and silk cords. The chanter reed is a cane reed. These pipes are fully set up and ready to go.
To customize your set of bagpipes, please take a look at the options to the right. You can select bag size, bag style, bag cover, cords and other options.
The Piper's Pal Reed Protector functions as a reed protector with the added benefit of a humidity control system. The rod keeps humidified air surrounding the chanter reed. The cap absorbs moisture when reed is wet and provides moisture when the reed is dry. Recharge kits and replacement rods sold seperatly.