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Bagpipes Class Offered Beginning June 6 at WVC

Mt. Carmel, IL – If you enjoy Celtic music and have ever thought about playing in a Pipe and Drum Band, here is your opportunity!

Wabash Valley College, in Mt. Carmel, Il, is continuing to offer a class on learning to play the Great Highland Bagpipe and Scottish-style drumming, INS 2143. Anyone wishing to learn these Celtic instruments should contact the College at 618-262-8641, or toll-free at 866-982-4322 (866-WVC-IECC), or Bob Cunningham at 618-299-2036.

Members of Kyilindi Pipes and Drums will assist William McKiddy in teaching the Great Highland Bagpipe. Theresa McKiddy will be teaching Celtic drumming.

The only prerequisite for this class is a desire to learn to play these noble instruments and a love of Celtic music. Instructional books and practice instruments may be ordered at time of registration.

In-District tuition may be discounted for students enrolled in four or less semester hours in the evening. There will be a $5 Technology fee per credit hour, a $10 Student Support fee per credit hour, and a $15 Maintenance fee per credit hour. Students may register at the first class meeting.

Classes will meet on Mondays, beginning June 6, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. in the International Building, Room 2, at Wabash Valley College.