Specialist organisers of barn dance bands, ceilidh bands and folk/dance/concert groups throughout the UK

Solo Piper - Bristol,Avon,Wales,Wiltshire,Somerset,Glos

Description

Andy has been playing the Great Highland Bagpipe since 1999. Since playing the pipes is the fulfillment of a lifetime's ambition, you can be sure,that in booking Andy,you are guaranteed a genuinely enthusiastic performance.

He has played at various functions including Weddings, Funerals, Hogmonays, Burns Nights, Birthdays, Saints Days, Corporate Functions and Fetes. Andy plays on Remembrance Day every year, for the Avon and Somerset Constabulary, with whom he has served as a Police Sergeant.

On 21 April 2003,Andy had the honour of playing the lament in remembrance of the British War Dead at the world famous "Last Post Ceremony" at the Menin Gate, Ypres in Belgium.

Andy can adapt his uniform to suit your occasion - the top picture is the full ceremonial dress.This is by far the most popular choice and includes the Kilt, Guards Doublet, Full Plaid, Long Haired Sporran, Cross and Waist Belts, Dirk, Skean Dhu, Diced Hose (socks), Spats, Brogues and Full Feather Bonnet.

The second photo shows Andy in Evening Dress,worn when the visible impact of the Full Dress Ceremonial Uniform is not required. It includes the kilt, the dress jacket, collar and tie (can be wing collar and bow tie), dress sporran, plain hose (socks), skean dhu and ghillie brogues. The Glengarry or Balmoral Bonnet can be worn with this option.

The Daywear option appears in the third photo.This is less formal including kilt,tweed jacket,leather sporran,plain hose,ghillie brogues, skean dhu,shirt and tie


  • Will perform in:

  • West Midlands • South West England • Central England
  • Musical Styles:

  • Bagpipers

Enquire

Call or Text brief enquiry to 0788 788 7917

Alternatively, you can write to Jigs 'n' Reels, 'Homeleigh', Claphill Lane, Rushwick, Worcester WR2 5TP