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In Dispraise of Whisky

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It must be acknowledged that, in certain Scottish circles of centuries past, imbibing spirits was not a fitting habit for “proper” folk. Whisky was something in which the vulgar “savages” of the north indulged. It was duly frowned upon by more civilized and pious individuals. It’s a value that continues to this day among some. Things change though, and a predilection for the “water of life” spread its way worldwide over time, even among the more erudite and reverent members of British society.

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Whisky Tunes is the first online, bagpipe music tune book presented in a serial format. Tunes are collected and arranged by Vince Janoski. Vince is the former editor and publisher of The Voice, the magazine of the EUSPBA and publisher and writer for Pipehacker.com.