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
Public Liability Insurance
No. of People In Team
Wedding: August 2017
Thank you so much
Thank you so much for attending mum's wedding yesterday. You were amazing and made the day so special in many ways.
Wedding: June 2017
Andrew was absolutley brilliant
Andrew was absolutely brilliant this was a suprise for our son in law and he made his day. Andrew gave his advise on times, his help in planning and played appropriate mu...
Wedding: July 2017
Above and beyond
On a very hot day Andrew went above and beyond the call of duty he made our wedding a very special day and never complained when ask to stay out of sight has it was a sup...
Married in June 2017
He made our day complete
He made our day complete professional well presented even wore our family tartan which made it extra special waited as we were running abit late would definatley recommen...
Wedding: May 2017
played beautifully and perfectly.
Thank you sincerely for volunteering your services today for our deceased veteran. Immaculately turned out and played beautifully and perfectly. Cannot thank you enough!!...
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.