Bagpiper

Bagpipers for funerals

 

Arkleston Piping, Renfrewshire

Arkleston Piping has been providing a reliable, quality piping service for funerals since its inception in 2006. Our pipers are smartly turned out and lend a dignified musical tribute to your loved one. We pride ourselves on good, traditional music and a professional approach to all engagements.

 

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Aberdeen Bagpiper Services, Aberdeenshire

Based in Aberdeen, we provide a local and friendly service but distance is not an issue. We supply some of the best pipers in the North East of Scotland with experience of playing at the Edinburgh Military Tattoo and for the Royal Family. We aim to provide a professional and most importantly punctual and reliable service. We started out providing bagpipers for weddings and funerals, however we can now also provide pipe bands, highland dancers, folk singers and church organists.

 

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Pipe Major Cameron Edgar, North England

Cameron plays Highland Bagpipes, Scottish Smallpipes and Uilleann (Irish) Pipes and is available for all functions including funerals throughout Yorkshire and the North of England. He has won many solo piping competitions and is a former World Champion with the Shotts and Dykehead Caledonia Pipe Band. At present Cameron plays a set of silver and ivory mounted Henderson bagpipes made around 1930. This is a very rare and highly sought-after instrument famous for its quality of tone.

 

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Cambridge Bagpiper, Cambridgeshire

I offer a unique service that will make your special occasion truly memorable. I'm proud to say that I have had the pleasure of playing the bagpipes for most of the current Royal Family. With every detail tailor-made to your own requirements you can be assured of a professional and personal service. I can play traditional Scots and Irish music, favourite melodies or even requests. Although I am based in Cambridge I'd be happy to travel anywhere to your event.

 

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Highland Piper John Mackintosh, Highlands

John Mackintosh Highland Piper, a traditional Scottish Bagpiper available for memorial services and other special occasions. Having a full repertoire of traditional Highland piping melodies, I can recommend suitable pipe music to accompany any event. The music of bagpipes can provide a moving, unobtrusive and personal tribute at a ceremony or service. For any event, you are guaranteed the personal services of a professional and experienced Highland piper.

 

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Scotia Pipers, Fife

The Bagpipes add a special touch to any funeral providing sweet haunting melodies. The sound of the bagpipe is the perfect send off for your loved ones. They can be used at any type of funeral, whether it is a cremation or burial. We can also offer a Piper to play the Scottish Small Pipes, which have a more mellow sound for use during the service. We have vast experience at playing for funerals as suppliers to some of Scotland's leading funeral homes. We treat each funeral with the utmost respect and professionalism to ensure that your loved one gets the perfect send off.  

 

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Bagpipers For Hire, London

Highland bagpipes can add sense of occasion to all type of events. Our aim is to provide a professional service specialising in the hire of some of the best bagpipe players in the UK & Ireland. Our pipers play professionally both as solo performers, quartets and even as a full pipe band. All pipers are selected and approved by the London-based company, to ensure that you can celebrate in style to the sound of the great highland bagpipes. To mourne the passing of a loved one, the bagpipers stir the emotions that will make the occasion the most memorable send off. The bagpiper we send to a funeral will be an experienced highland piper. 

 

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A Solo Highland Piper, North East England

I am a Full Time Experienced bagpipe player with a Happy outgoing personality. Having played the Scottish Bagpipes for many years and have played for various functions throughout the country. I work mainly in the Durham, Bishop Auckland, Sunderland, Gateshead, Newcastle on Tyne, Tyne & Wear, Washington, Darlington, Middlesbrough areas. Funerals are always a Sad occasion, people request a funeral piper as a token of respect if their Loved Ones were members of the forces. Many people just love the sound of the pipes. Numerous funeral Services use my skill as an experienced piper. 

 

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Piping Scot, North East England

The bagpipes represent the deep resonance of the fiercely defended traditions of a nation that has a proud history and an abiding sense of ceremony and aesthetics. In times of great sadness, the haunting airs of Old Scotia can be a most appropriate and fitting way to say goodbye to a loved one. There seems to be a universal acceptance the world over, that such a signal salute with Scottish bagpipes at a funeral ceremony provide an outstanding and emphatic conclusion, conveyed with both love and respect for the deceased. Whatever event you may be planning, your enquiries are assured of a friendly and helpful reception, enabling you to arrive at clear and appropriate decisions. 

 

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Pipe Major Donald Brown, South East England

My name is Donald Brown and l was born on the West Coast of Scotland on the lsle of Bute. l am available to play my bagpipes for you on your wedding day or other special event, party or celebration and even a funeral. I live in East Sussex near Eastbourne. Some of my previous customers have been pleased to hear that l am a true Scot and still retain my Scottish accent. Very occasionally l am asked to play my pipes at a funeral service. l also play the Scottish small pipes, they have a soft sweet sound and are most suitable for indoors. Please call me and l can advise you on suitable music for such an occasion. l am able to take short notice bookings and will travel.

 

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Ed Arnold Bagpiper, North England and Midlands

Ed Arnold is a full time bagpipe player that plays with pride and passion. He has performed at funerals and other public and private events and has the experience to make YOUR SPECIAL OCCASION that extra bit memorable with the haunting and individual sounds of the great highland bagpipes. Ed is available to hire for funerals and all other occasions. The main areas he travels to are Yorkshire, Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire, Northamptonshire, Merseyside, Cheshire, Lancashire, Greater Manchester, Northumberland, and Cumbria. Ed can be booked to perform solo or with a side drummer. 

 

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Piping Services Scotland, Glasgow

Piping Services Scotland is a company that has been set up to provide a link between those who want to hire a piper and those who can play the pipes. Originally formed to supply pipers, mini bands and full pipe bands in and around Scotland .This area of coverage has quickly spread. Piping Services has provided Scottish musical entertainment and accompaniment all around the United Kingdom. For funerals we would normally recommend that for this type of occasion a solo piper would be most appropriate. We always ensure to provide a caring and professional service. The Partners of Piping Services Scotland have vartied experience at playing for Remembrance Services. 

 

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Spud the Piper, Highlands

Highland bagpiper Spud also known as Calum Fraser, from Aviemore in the heart of the Scottish Highlands, Spud has played the bagpipes at weddings and other events throughout Scotland, the UK and throughout the world at Burns Suppers and St Andrew's day events. Throughout my twenties I piped at lots of weddings, parties and other events. One common request is for me to pipe at funerals. If you need any further information, or would like to enquire my availability, please do not hesitate to contact me.

 

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Brady's Irish Music, London

Welcome to Brady's Irish Music Agency, the leading UK based Irish music agent with over 30 years experience in the supply of Irish entertainment. Saying goodbye to our loved ones with Irish music at the service and or funeral, can add great poignancy to the occasion whilst creating everlasting memories. The Irish bagpiper* is the most popular option for Irish funerals where our uniformed Irish Pipers are often booked to play at the graveside before, during and or after the service, performing tunes. We also provide vocalists to sing and play at funerals.We often supply live Irish music solos and duos to play at the farewell function afterwards too. We also provide Harpists for funeral services.

 

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Kiltedpiper, North West England

Based on the Wirral and playing all over the North West of the UK, Wales and further afield if needed, Robert teaches and plays the Scottish Highland Bagpipes for all types of occasions from Burns Night to Hogmanay and available for hire for any occasion from Wedding receptions to funerals. Funeral laments from a bagpiper may be played at the church and crematorium service. I have over 30 years of playing at funerals and have led the cortège to the place of service; to pipe as bearers and mourners enter the chapel; to pipe a lament at the committal; to lead mourners to the graveside at a burial; to pipe as mourners gather their thoughts after the service.

 

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