Peter Henderson Blackwood Chanter
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Designed by Alastair Dunn, Double Gold Medalist and Pipe Sergeant of eleven-time World Champions Field Marshal Montgomery Pipe Band.
This chanter has been proven to deliver a winning sound for soloists. The holes are carefully sanded to give the feel of a vintage chanter before under going a rigorous polishing process.
The chanter produces a rich resonant tone that will provide superb harmonics with any set of drones.
Listen to Alastair playing the chanter after winning the gold medal: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=50j5SGMskl8
Listen to Stuart Liddell playing the chanter at an event in Ontario, Canada: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zfkiypfo2Qo
Some of the major prizes won using this chanter include:
Argyllshire Gathering Gold Medal
Argyllshire Gathering Former Winners March, Strathspey and Reel
Northern Meeting Clasp
Northern Meeting Silver Star
Northern Meeting A Grade March, Strathspey and Reel
Overall Glenfiddich Champion
Bratach Gorm, London
Strachan Memorial MSR, London
The Blackwood pipe chanter comes complete with a reed and reed protector, it is manufactured by RG Hardie and is branded with either name