031: Erwan Roparz

Erwan Roparz Interview

Episode 31 – Erwan Roparz first heard the Muirhead & Sons Pipe Band in the ‘60s and his imagination was immediately sparked into ‘I want to do that!’ He did indeed do that and more. He learned the bagpipes and quite few other instruments in Scotland and Ireland and in this great interview speaks of the personalities in his journey. He has become a teacher and judge and yet still yearns to play at the top.

1. Introduction

2. Highland Bagpipe in Brittany and Bagad Kemper

3. Scottish Influence

4. Ireland Music

5. Musical Expression and Bagpipes

6. Bagads and Brest

7. L’Orient; Breton Music

8. MacAllan

9. Ceilidh Bar

Tags:  John MacLellan, Jackie Smith, Ronald Lawrie, Ian McLellan BEM, Bob Weatherston, John D Burgess, John MacFadyen, Donald MacLeod, Kenny MacLeod & Allan MacDonald.