Spud The Piper

Aviemore, Inverness-Shire
Verified bookings: 6
Reviews: 29
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Award winning wedding bagpiper in full dress Famous for playing Like a Virgin on the bagpipes to Bride to be Madonna when she arrived in the highlands for her wedding 😃 full dress includes feather bonnet as in my pictures, I try my best to play your requested tune and give it 100%, I also play at a lot of events and funerals, again I try play what the family wish for , its a huge honour for me to pipe at a loved ones funeral

29 Reviews
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Aaron Allen-St.John

Oct. 3, 2021

Spud was amazing! He was super friendly and flexible when setting up the event, and played a great set. Overall, a delight to listen to and talk to, and he looked great, too. I'd definitely recommend booking Spud.

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Sara mitchell

Sept. 1, 2020

Superb performance from Spud - extremely engaging man who was happy to play anything within reason , prompt arrival, clear sound , we certainly enjoyed the whole bagpipe experience .

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Barbara Cathcart

April 12, 2019

Spud was great! He was punctual, followed instructions and was very friendly and helpful. He helped to perfect a perfect event!


Scot Golf Travel

June 13, 2019

Spud is first class and has performed for a number of our overseas golfing groups while they have been in Scotland. He is great with our clients and adapts to each group perfectly! Without doubt a 5***** performer!

Neil, Scot Golf Travel


North Highland Events and Promotions Ltd.

May 23, 2019

"We've used Spud for a number of events over the years, and will continue to do so. Not only is he a consummate professional who has perfected his craft, he continues to be reliable, adaptable and his cheerful demeanour is enjoyed by attendees and us, alike!

Cannot recommend Spud enough!"



April 27, 2019

"This lovely gentleman is highly recommended!
He was really lovely on the day, the piping was excellent, and he was kind enough to have some photos taken with us at another venue afterwards.

10/10 Spud! "



  • How long do you play for?

    usually half an hour as guests arrive pipe for the ceremony in and out pipe for periods outside during pics pipe for the top table going in to sit down pipe for the bride and groom as they go to the cake then to sit down and pipe out

  • Do you have your own PA and lighting?


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


  • How much space do you require?

    Not a lot - just standing playing mostly

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

    if i can’t play it ill learn it for you 👍

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

    None !

Set List/Services

wedding bagpiper
event bagpiper
funeral bagpiper

Set list includes,Flower of Scotland, Scotland the brave, the Gael, amazing grace,Mhari’s Wedding,the list is endless, just ask please and ill give it 100%, thanks