Andrew Paton Highland Bagpiper
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Over 30 years piping experience. I have played the pipes all over the world and taken part in many high profile events such as the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo and the hand over of Hong Kong.
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Type of Performer(s) or Business
Style of Music
Ceilidh Irish / Traditional
Drinks / Cocktails Music
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I began playing the pipes at 9 years old, I then joined the Army when I left school and joined the Black Watch and served in the pipes and drums. With the Black Watch, I was privileged to take part in many high profile events such as the Royal Edinburgh Tattoo (3 times) the hand over of Hong Kong and 2 musical tours of North America, in addition to this we also played for most members of the Royal Family and visited numerous countries such as New Zealand, Ireland, Kenya and Crete. Since leaving the army I have been lucky to take part in other prestigious events such as the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in 2014, the Basel Tattoo in 2015 and the Berlin Tattoo in 2016. My experience at these events carries through to the services I can offer for your special day. I have a range of different tartans and uniform styles to choose from. I am also able to offer a bagpipe composition to be played and a framed copy of the score to commemorate your special day.
Personal Message from the Manager
Name of Wedding Contact: Andy
Hi, I would be honoured to contribute to your special day, please do not hesitate to ask any questions and I will be only too happy to assist.
Year Business Was Established
No. of Weddings Hosted
More than 50
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No. of People In Team
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What is your most memorable wedding?
They are all memorable in their own way, but usually the ones where the unexpected happens are the most fun!
What about your business are you most proud of?
What is your No. 1 wedding planning tip for couples?
Enjoy the day!
What is your favourite personal touch you have seen at a wedding?
Family and friends involvement
Describe your typical process with a couple.
Discussing and planning the tunes and where and when to play. Advising the best times to play and suggesting ideas.