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Native of Oban was an accomplished piper, composer and bag maker
Satirically tuned in to what the hell is going on.
Professional piper and reedmaker Chris Apps’s struggles with the condition, and insight from Dr. Patrick Potter, a world expert on the condition . . .
Our biannual survey of Grade 1 and Grade 2 bands . . .
Men of the Highlands and Islands willing to give up everything for what we enjoy today . . .
Alexander and David Glen helped define the “Edinburgh” style
“The pipes will inspire his comrades to even greater deeds of valour”
A look into the lovably eccentric late piper of St. Andrews . . .
“A most promising youth” from Tiree and a Uist pipe-major fall for the cause . . .
The struggle to find snare drummers and lead-drummers goes on and on. But why is it almost an accepted tradition? pipes|drums seeks answers.
We continue our series in tribute to fallen pipers of World War I . . .
We continue our series as we approach November 11 . . .
Almost 60 years agon, R.G. Hardie also stepped up to help a fellow piper . . .
We begin a series leading up to the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I . . .
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