Balmoral School of Piping and Drumming
Below are video clips on YouTube including overviews of the Balmoral School and the Balmoral Classic, performances and instructional sessions by current Balmoral Instructors, and other information of interest to pipes and drummers. I hope you enjoy them.
Gordon Bell's Drumming workshop at 2014 Balmoral East Stroudsburg session:
Tuning a snare drum, presentation marching, and bass drum and tenor drum basics: 7/30/14.
Click here -drumming workshop
An overview of the EUSPBA's PCP examination event hosted by the Balmoral School at Hope Lutheran Church in Pittsburgh, October, 2012. Jimmy Bell, Examiner. Click here -Overview of PCP piper exam
Jimmy Bell recital, Instructors’ concert, Balmoral School of Piping and Drumming, East Stroudsburg session, July 31, 2014. Hornpipe: 'Tam Bain's Lum', and two jigs: 'Bingo and the Bosser' and 'Na the Bog'. Click here -Jimmy Bell in concert
Willie McCallum: Slow Air and three Hornpipes. Balmoral Instructors' concert, Christ Episcopal Church, Salina, KS. July 17, 2014. Click here -Willie McCallum in concert
Balmoral Instructors' concert, East Stroudsburg University of PA. Brian Donaldson, Jimmy Bell, and Gordon Bell playing a March, Strathspey, and Reel: 'The Highland Wedding', 'Maggie Cameron', and ' The Sheepwife'. Click here -ESU Balmoral Instructors Concert
Drum Corps fanfare with students and instructor (Gordon Bell) at the Pittsburgh Balmoral session, Shady Side Academy, Hillman Center for the Performing Arts, July 2014. Click here -Drum Corps fanfare at Pittsburgh concert
Smallpipes and Snare Drum Pad in Concert: George Balderose and Gordon Bell at the Instructors' concert, Balmoral Pittsburgh session, July 10, 2014. Slow Air and Three Jigs: 'Paddy's Green Shamrock Shore', 'Donald of the Sun', 'The Kesh Jig', and 'Calliope House'. Click here -smallpipes and snare drum pad in concert