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The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE.    Read More

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Interviewee

Iain Hurst

Interviewer

Christine MacKay

Background

Iain is a native of Oban and was taught piping by the late Pipe Major Ronald MacCallum MBE. He was pipe major of Oban Pipe Band for a long number of years, and was also active on the solo competition scene in the 1980s and 1990s. He still lives in Oban where he is involved with Oban Pipe Band through competing and teaching.

Coverage

1958-2012

Publisher

The National Piping Centre

Date

29-02-2012

Format

audio

The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory, CBE, FRSE - Lady Ivory, DL - Sandy Grant Gordon, CBE

Read More

HRH The Prince Charles,
Duke of Rothesay, Patron

with Founders, Sir Brian and Lady Ivory and the Lord Provost Bob Winter on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the Opening of The National Piping Centre.

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