Autumn 2021

We’ve had quite a busy time since the last update, as Neil took on a challenge to play a different tune on Highland Pipes every day for 100 days, and we’ve been recording and uploading them to our YouTube channel. We had a week’s holiday on Mull and...

Summer 2021

Wow, what a roaster it’s been! Scotland has basked in high temperatures for the last few weeks, and it looks set to continue. We’d like to draw your attention to this year’s Tryst Festival, which is having to be held entirely online due to Covid restrictions. However,...

News: Spring 2021

We finally seem to be easing out of what has felt like a very long lockdown! What a strange time it has been…although Neil is grateful for the many pupils who have continued to receive lessons online throughout this time, and to new pupils who have joined us or...

Upcoming Events

As it seems unlikely that we’ll be able to perform any gigs at real venues in the near future, we’ve decided to plan some online livestream events. These will go out on Facebook live but will be available to view on YouTube afterwards. The first of these...

Happy New Year

We have to admit that in many ways, we were quite relieved to leave 2020 behind! We finished the year by joining in with Falkirk Folk Club’s virtual Hogmanay session. The Manx set which we submitted as part of it can be viewed on our YouTube channel –...

2019 Round-up: Teaching

2019 has been an exceptional year for teaching at Falkirk Piping! Neil has been delighted with the number of pupils who have signed up to learn bagpipes, or to improve their playing, and with those who have stayed on from previous years. There have been a few new...