A unique charitable institution, The National Piping Centre provides instruction and expertise around the world to promote and preserve the musical heritage of the Highland bagpipe. Its charitable acitivies encompass all aspects of teaching from complete beginners to PhD level, running the National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland project, Piping Live! - Glasgow International Piping Festival, a Museum of Piping and our Highland Library which is is a repository for the legacy of bagpiping in Scotland.
In May 2021 The National Piping Centre is crowdfunding to raise money to digitse the archive of the Piping Times and Piping Today magazines. Find out more and donate before 31st May
We need your help to continue our efforts.
Please consider supporting The National Piping Centre in one of the following ways. Click on a banner to learn more.
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