Jamie Maclean - Bagpiper

Edinburgh, Midlothian
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Reviews: 3
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Price from: £120.00

Experienced bagpiper for all occasions.

Former Pipe Sergeant of the Edinburgh Academy Pipes & Drums with over 15 years of experience. A founding member of a piping quartet that has performed around the world, from down the East Coast of America to around Europe and Australia.

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Jeffery Cox

May 26, 2020

Excellent, a great experience and I would recommend him for any social functions

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Colette baird

May 1, 2020

Jamie was outstanding, had arranged for a 70th ‘lockdown’ birthday. Very emotional and definitely something that will be remembered for years. Would definitely recommend 👍

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maureen laughlin

April 22, 2020

Mr McLean was punctual,very pleasant young man and played to everyones satisfaction ...would recommend him to anyone ...lovely man

Services From Jamie Maclean - Bagpiper

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Bagpiper - Any Occasion - 30 minutes

Bagpiper in full No. 1 Highland dress for any occasion. Whether it's to make dreams come true for a birthday party, pipe the bells in on New Years eve or simply to entertain your guests the bagpipes will enhance and add splendour to any special occasion. For this you will have my bagpiping services for up to 30 mins. If your event will require a piper for longer than this the price will be negotiable.
From: £70 per event
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Bagpiper - Funeral

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. I can also play the Scottish Small Pipes, which have a more mellow sound for use during the service. Former Pipe Sergeant of the Edinburgh Academy Pipes & Drums with over 15 years of experience. A founding member of a piping quartet that has performed around the world, from down the East Coast of America to around Europe and Australia. Well rounded mix of traditional and contemporary sets suitable for all occasions. I can play almost everything you would traditionally expect of a piper.
From: £120 per event
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Bagpiper - Burns Supper

A Burns Supper is never complete without a Highland bagpiper in full No. 1 dress to welcome your guests and to pipe in the top table and haggis. This will include 30 minutes playing as guests arrive, the piping in of the top table and the piping in of the Haggis. For an additional charge of £50 a thrilling rendition of The Address to the Haggis by Robert Burns can be included. Former Pipe Sergeant of the Edinburgh Academy Pipes & Drums with over 15 years of experience. A founding member of a piping quartet that has performed around the world, from down the East Coast of America to around Europe and Australia. Well rounded mix of traditional and contemporary sets suitable for all occasions. I can play almost everything you would traditionally expect of a piper. If given enough notice I can learn specific tunes for events.
From: £120 per event
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Bagpiper - Wedding

Bagpiper in full Highland No.1 dress to make your wedding that extra bit special. My wedding prices range from £150-300 depending on how much piping is required. £150 would get you: Piping guests in and out of the church and Bride down the aisle. £200 would also get you: Piping guests and then top table into the reception £250 would also get you: Piping while having photos taken and having a piper in your photos (if that floats your boat) £300 would also get you: A performance during the reception. Anything else you really require. Well rounded mix of traditional and contemporary sets suitable for all occasions. I can play almost everything you would traditionally expect of a piper.
From: £150 per event
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FAQs

  • How long do you play for?

    10-60 minutes

  • Do you have your own PA and lighting?

    No

  • Do you have Public Liability Insurance and PAT tested equipment?

    No

  • How much space do you require?

    Hardly any - enough room for standing

  • My favourite tune is not on your list. Will you be able to play it?

    Yes, if requested in suitable time before event.

  • How many breaks do you take? How long are they?

    One or two 5 minute breaks, depending on length of set.

Set List/Services

Well rounded mix of traditional and contemporary sets suitable for all occasions.

I can play almost everything you would traditionally expect of a piper. If given enough notice I can learn specific tunes for events.

In addition to piping at Burns Suppers, I can provide an entertaining rendition of The Address to the Haggis by Robert Burns.