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Re: NR 2.6.2 Bagpipes

From: Colin Campbell
Subject: Re: NR 2.6.2 Bagpipes
Date: Tue, 08 Oct 2013 16:43:39 -0600
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On 13-10-07 02:23 AM, Hans Aberg wrote:
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

Reported as Issue 3605 <http://code.google.com/p/lilypond/issues/detail?id=3605>: DOC: Bagpipe.ly corrections needed


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