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Tyne and Wear Piper #1922 Bagpiper Hire

Tyne and Wear Bagpiper Hire #1922 - hirebagpiper.co.uk


This is a solo piper with over twenty five years playing experience and he is a very competent piper. He is a former Pipe Major and His services have been called upon to play at functions as far north as Kinglassie, Fife and as far south as Gloucester. He is available to play at a wide range of functions including Weddings, Funerals, Burns evenings and Hogmonay. He can also play for Hotel Conferences and Banquets. If the event is for Burns night he can also recite a number of Burns poems including adress the haggis.
He always turns out imaculately dressed and always aproaches the booking with professionalism and dignity.
He has a extensive list of tunes in his selection to suit every occasion and also composes his own tunes.
Setup Times:
40 minutes Depending on location
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About: Solo Highland Bagpiper with over twenty five years experience. Covering the areas of the Northeast of England, Northwest England.
Rates From £ 125
Rate is for one musician and is subject to travel and time. Rates are dependant on the duration of the event and the event location.
Services: Piper
Uniforms: I offer a choice of two traditional tartans, either the classic Royal Stuart Or Gordon. Diced Glengarry Head dress.
Shirts in three colour choices. Black , Blue or White.
A choice of three different Sporran options, Plain Black, Semi Dress with White Bovine Fur or Full Dress Sporran in White Fur.
Three Choices of Kilt Hose in either Black, Navy Blue Or Cream.
Traditional Scots Ghillie Brogue Shoes.
Past Clients:
Based in: Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Over 26 years of playing expirience. Very reliable. Very competative rates.

Playlists etc:

He plays traditional Scots tunes and modern bagpipe tunes also. Tunes often requested are :-
Amazing Grace.
Highland Cathedral.
Now is the hour.
My home.
Flowers of the forrest.

A simple Wedding Package will usualy involve him playing the guests into the venue and then the Bride into the venue, however he can play at the reception also. Civil partnership Ceremonys are a speciality.

A simple Funeral package will usualy involve him playing the deceased into the funeral service venue and the playing the deceased and mourners out of the Funeral Venue. He can also play at the Graveside if requested.

When booking please give all the details of you what you require from him .

The instrument he plays cost over 1000 and was specialy made for him so the instrument sounds wonderful.


Areas Covered: Tyne and Wear - Birtley, Blaydon, Boldon, Cleadon, Cullercoats, Gateshead, Hebburn, Hetton-Le-Hole, Houghton-Le-Spring, Jarrow, Newcastle, North Shields, Penshaw, Rowlands Gill, Ryton, South Shields, Sunderland, Tynemouth, Wallsend, Washington, Whickham, Whitburn, Whitley Bay,