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David McRobb

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About David

I have played the pipes since I was 8 years old played in world championship winning pipebands and also competed as a solo piper
Bagpiper
Middlesbrough
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I started to play bagpipes at the age of eight, at the age of 16 I joined the Army as a soldier and Regimental Piper. I re-enlisted September 2017 in the Royal Signals Pipes and Drums and carried out numerous public playing jobs. 2017 also saw me win the Amateur Solo Piping Title . 2018 I have attending the Army School of Highland Bagpipes first completing my class one and I am now currently doing a 7 month course to qualify as a Pipe Major (Army Qualification) from this I also get HND in Music and allows me to Tutor the GHB in schools.

Performance details
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
I can perform while walking around a venue
Encore awards
Lightning fast responses
4th Encoreversary
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Booked for 5 Encore gigs!
Musicianship
Genres:
Military, Traditional church music, Christmas, Contemporary Christian
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Instruments:
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Event types:
Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Concert, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
Perfect pitch, Repetiteur, Fluent improviser, Fluent sight-reader
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Song list

Highland Cathedral
Scotland The Brave
Flower of Scotland
Maries Wedding
Black Bear
Dark Island
Flowers of the Forest
A Mans A Man For Aw That
The Glendaruel Highlanders
The Atholl Highlanders
The Steamboat
The Green Hills of Tyrol
Battles Oer
Bloody Fields of Flanders
At Long Last
Hills of Argyll
The 51st Highland Division
The Dawning of The Day
PM Sam Scott
Trees of North Uist
John MacDonald of Glencoe
John Row Stewart
Cockerel in the Creel
Lucy Cassidy
Old wife of the mill dust
Kenny Gillies of Portalong

Prices

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Performance durationPrice
Short performance (up to 15 min)£150
Up to 1 hour£200
Up to 2 hours£250
Up to 3 hours£300

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Grant M, 3 months ago

David played us in to 2021, fantastic experience.

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Alice F, 1 year ago

David played our wedding and he did an excellent job, he was very professional and played wonderfully! If I ever need a piper again I will definitely me giving him a call! Thank you so much David, you surpassed all our expectations. From Mr & Mrs Swainston x

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The K, 2 years ago

David was exceptional - brilliant bag pipe player 👌

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Kathryn T, 2 years ago

Absolutely brilliant. Thanks so much

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From other customers:

Army, 4006 years ago

I have only just started offering my services to Events

Dmcrobb, 4 years ago

I am a competing solo piper and also play in a competing pipeband

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