CHRIS PIPING PERFORMANCE
Chris playing hornpipes
See Chris playing some hornpipes in a concert at the piping workshop in Atlanta GA.
ADJUSTMENT VIDEOS

Chris Apps Reeds YouTube Channel

Sound Files
Cane Practice Reeds
Hear a 6/8 6/8
 
Sound Files
Apps Smallpipe Reeds
Hear a 6/8 6/8
Hear a Romanian Folk Tune Romanian Folk Tune
Hear a Strathspey Strathspey

HIGHLAND DANCE
THEORY BOOK

Highland Dance Theory Quiz
140 questions on the basic positions and dances as described in the "Official Guide to Scottish Highland Dancing"
ONE MAN MAKING GREAT REEDS SINCE 1991
 
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We send a big thank you to all who came to the June workshop. Your positive attitude and dedication made our weekend something special.
APPS REEDS
Apps Molded Chanter Reed Apps Ridge Cut Chanter Reed Apps Plastic Practice Chanter Reed Apps Cane Practice Reed Apps Cane Drone Reeds Apps Smallpipe and Border pipe reeds
Molded Ridge-Cut Plastic practice Cane
Practice
Cane Drone Smallpipe/
Borderpipe
STAMP? REED ADJUSTMENT
Do all Apps reeds have a stamp? Piper & Drummer says the book "Provides excellent tips
handy for even the most accomplished player."

The Piping Times says "There are good illustrations to guide the reader with an easy to understand text."

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BAGPIPE REED ADJUSTMENT VIDEOS
Softening a Reed
Softening a Reed Video
Breaking in a New Reed
Breaking in a New Reed Video
CHRIS APPS
REEDMAKER
Chris Apps
All Apps reeds are produced from start to finish by Chris Apps. From the selection of cane to the tuning of the final product Chris is the only person to ever touch the reeds. Although this means the process takes a bit longer than it would with an army of workers it ensures a superior quality reed. All questions and/or special requests can be discussed with Chris who will fashion a reed to fit the requirements. In our 21 year history very few reeds have been returned (nobody is perfect). Follow up questions are dealt with in a curtious manner. Chris likes his customers to be happy.
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CHRIS'S SCHEDULE 2014 (so far)

FEBRUARY
Pipe & Drum Weekend
Atlanta, Georgia
MAY
Judging
Springfield HG, Illinois
JUNE
Reed Adjustment Workshop
Union, MO

Judging
Chicago Highland Games

JULY
Reed Adjustment Workshop
Union, MO
AUGUST
Reed Adjustment Workshop
Union, MO
SEPTEMBER
Judging
Waukesha, Wisconsin

 


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