Pipe Major – David Johnston
The Professional Bagpiper for every occasion
David is one of the top Pipers in the world currently residing in Germany. He can be booked for any type of function i.e. Birthdays, Weddings, Christmas Parties, New Year Celebrations, Business Functions, Trade Shows, Bagpipe Recitals and Funerals, etc…
David holds the highest qualifications and awards in the piping world i.e. British Army Senior Pipe Majors (Grade A), Highland Bagpipe Diploma, Senior Piping Teachers certificates + 1st prizes in solo piping competitions in both Scotland, Ireland and Mainland Europe (too many to mention) and the World Championship Title 1987 in Glasgow.
Some of David’s high profile engagements were playing for Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace for various State Banquets and the famous Trooping of the Colour on Horse Guards Parade. David is currently the Musical Director of one of the biggest British led Pipe Bands in the World, Crossed Swords Pipe Band, which under his direction have successfully performed at the Moscow Military Tattoo 2010 and most recently the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2011.
David is often requested to judge at Major Pipe Band and Solo Piping Competitions throughout Europe, which he often concludes with a full 30 minutes solo Piping Recital. With his Irish Roots, Scottish Qualifications and German Background, David can perform tunes representing all of these countries in his musical repertoire.
Rest assured when you book David for any type of function/event you will receive a professional piper in Scottish Dress, very reliable and willing to adopt or give expert advice to make your special event even more special.
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