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Pipers of Distinction - Bagpiper | Australia, New South Wales

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Country: Australia
Based In: Australia, New South Wales
Performs: Worldwide
Fees: AUD $330 per day + travel /accom and meals (if applicable) overseas and $330 per performance within Australia
World Class Bagpiper. Has performed with Sir Paul McCartney, John Farnham, Jimmy Barnes and Bryan Adams. Plays traditional and modern material. Has backing tracks for Local Hero (Dire Straights) Long Way To The Top (AD/DC) Perfect (Ed Sheeran) and many more.
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Traditional or Modern Piping: Anywhere in the world. We have perfromed in the UK, Japan, Cambodia, Thailand, Hong Kong, Singapore, all over mainland China, New Zealand and all states of Australia.
Can do casual or detailed talks or presintations on the bagpipe, highland dress or Scottish history.
With nearly three decades of experience in the entertainment industry (est 1999), Pipers of Distinction custumers instantly have piece of mind and assurance, in knowing they are receiving a service with the reliability and quality that is second to none! We are proud of our reputation in the mar ...

Set-List

All traditional Scottish bagpipe Tunes.
Modern songs such as : My Heart Will Go On (Theme from Titanic) , Sailing (Rod Stewart)* , Perfect (Ed Sheeran)* , Wake me Up (Avicii) , Smoke On The Water (Deep Purple)* , In The Air Tonight (Phil Collins)* Angels (Sarah McLaughlan) *, Time To Say Goodbye (Anthony Bocelli)
NOTE: Those * have backing tracks

Biography

The manager of Pipers of Distinction is Barry Gray. With over 30 years experience playing the bagpipes and having competed twice in Scotland with the World Famous Dysart & Dundonald Pipe Band under Pipe Major R.T.Shepherd (in 1986) and Pipe Major Davy Barnes (in 1994) you can rest assured that the companies credentials are of the highest standard.
Barry holds the Australian Pipe Band College Advanced Certificate (1984) and was the Pipe Major and Musical Director of New South Wales Premier Pipe Band from 1984 – 2007. Barry has been the NSW Open Solo Champion on numerous occasions and compe ...

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Experience

Has been performing for over 45 years. We have 3 full-time pipers, as well as drummers and buglers on staff. Can also access a large band of 15 - 50 players when required for anywhere in the world.

Previous Clients

Sir Paul McCartney / John Farnham / Byran Adams / Jimmy Barnes / The Cieftains / Angry Anderson / Olivia Newtown-John / The Battlefield Band / Peter Byrnes- Celtic Beat Show / The Australian Girls Chior / Whisskey promtions in China for Chivas Regal and the Famous Grouse / The Barukura Garden - Japan / PO Fair Princess /

Suitable for

Wedding Service or Reception Entertainment Birthday Party Entertainment Private Parties Corporate Events Cocktail Receptions Funeral or Memorial Services Christening Entertainment Product Launches Trade Shows Christmas Party Events Bar Mitzvah Bat Mitzvah Gala Dinners Jewish Weddings After Dinner Entertainment.

Additional Information

We have insurance and public liability both locally and Internationally.

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