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Pipe band goes for gold

Jill Robb
The Southland Times
December 14, 2001

THE City of Invercargill Caledonian Pipe Band is going for gold after
launching its debut CD, Pipin ' Hot, last night.
Named after the stage show that has drawn audiences of thousands during the past five years, the CD features pipe band versions of songs such as Calypso, Sailing and When the Pipers Play.
Shannon Cooper-Garland sings with the band on some tracks.
The CD was recorded in Invercargill and the final mastering done in Sydney.Band president Neville Cook said the ambition now was to be the first pipe band in New Zealand to have a gold record. Several hundred copies of the CD had already been sold.


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