Interview: Lawrence Towers

Photo: Lawrence TowersLawrence Towers is the director of S.A.P.A., the South American Piping Association, which works to promote and spread Scottish culture and traditions, and is made up of pipers, drummers and dancers. In 2007 S.A.P.A. celebrated its 40th anniversary, releasing its first CD and participating in November’s Buenos Aires Celtic Festival.

In this interview Lawrence talks about his career as director and drum major in S.A.P.A., and discusses the different approaches of Irish and Scottish dance and music. He also talks about S.A.P.A.’s first CD and the group’s plans for 2008, which include participating in Oktoberfest in Córdoba, Argentina, and in the South American Pipe Band Gathering in Sao Paulo, Brazil.

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2 Responses to “Interview: Lawrence Towers”

  1. claudia santa clara
    August 9th, 2013 22:44
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    no puedo dejar de apreciar su musica escocesa…tan hermosa…me encantaria algun dia no importa mis años..aprender a tocar la gaita escocesa..para interpretar musica celta….por ahora me conformo conseguir de lejos deleitandome con tan bellas interpretaciones de la banda….felicitaciones y larga vida….

  2. claudia santa clara
    August 9th, 2013 22:53
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    no puedo dejar de apreciar su musica escocesa…tan hermosa…me encantaria algun dia no importa mis años..aprender a tocar la gaita …para interpretar musica celta….por ahora me conformo con seguir de lejos emocionandome con tan bellas interpretaciones de la banda….felicitaciones….los conoci viendo el video de los pericos en ojos de ciudad…y desde ese dia…los admiro…mil besos…

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