NYPBoS in Dunfermline – Saturday 29th May

The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland will be performing their concert “The Dragon’s Lair” at the Carnegie Hall, Dunfermline on Saturday 29th May 2010. The concert will showcase some of the exciting new musical material that the band has been working on . It will also feature solos from some of Scotland’s finest up and coming superstars.This is a must see show for all fans of celtic music. Continue reading

National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland seeks Snare Drummers!

Are you aged 13- 25? Do you think you could play for the National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland Senior Band? If you do please get in touch with NYPBoS Director Alisdair McLaren by email: amclaren@thepipingcentre.co.uk
But if you want to hear the National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland, get down to Dunfermline’s Carnegie Hall on Saturday 29th May. Tickets are £12/£10 and are available by calling 01383 602 302 or online here.

The NYPBoS – The Dragon’s Lair Perth Concert Hall 3rd April

The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland will be performing for the second time The concert titled “The Dragon’s Lair” at the Perth Concert Hall, Perthshire on the 3rd April 2010. The concert will showcase some of the exciting new musical material that the band has been working on over the summer. It will also feature solos from some of Scotland’s finest up and coming superstars.This is a must see show for all fans of celtic music. Continue reading

The Dragon’s Lair – 28th November!

The Dragon’s Lair Concert from the National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland will take place on Saturday 28th November in the Usher Hall in Edinburgh. This wonderful venue has just undergone a massive renovation and will be a fantastic stage to hear the best of young piping talent in Scotland. To make sure you have your tickets please go to http://www.usherhall.co.uk/concerts/?id=4579&d=1257033600 to get them online or call: 0131 228 1155

Tam O’Shanter tour begins this week!

Members of the National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland will perform for the first time alongside members of YDance and Scottish Youth Theatre for a brand new collaboration project supported by Homecoming Scotland. They will be re-telling Burns’ epic Tam O’Shanter with each company bringing its own style to the performance. Their first performances are this weekend (Fri 16th and Sat 17th) in Stirling Castle, with further performances in Eden Court, Inverness on the 26th and then Haddo House in Aberdeenshire on 30th and 31st of October – a Hallowe’en Scarefest!

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The Dragon’s Lair – Celtic Music Radio Interviews!

The National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland are performing their brand new show “The Dragon’s Lair” at the Usher Hall, Edinburgh on Saturday 28th November 2009. This is also the band’s first ever performance in the nation’s capital so it will be an amazing experience all round!

 In honour of this fantastic concert two members of the NYPBoS, Pipe Sergeant Craig Muirhead and Struan Thorpe will be appearing on Celtic Music Radio on Monday night at 7pm. Continue reading