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NR 2.6.2 Bagpipes

From: Hans Aberg
Subject: NR 2.6.2 Bagpipes
Date: Mon, 7 Oct 2013 10:23:30 +0200

The GHB or Great Highland Bagpipe, is tuned in A mixolydian, often considerably 
higher than the standard pitch, up towards A = 480 Hz. The manual [1], 
"Bagpipes", 2.6.2, calls it D major, and omits the "Great" in the name of the 
bagpipe. Cf. [2], and net-searches on "GHB mixolydian".

1. http://lilypond.org/doc/v2.17/Documentation/notation/bagpipes
2. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Highland_Bagpipe

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