Alan (Bag Pipes)

  • Biography


    The perfect addition to any special event, complete with the Traditional Highland Piper Uniform. Alan has performed all over UK with his timeless renditions of classic Bagpipe melodies, all designed to stir the soul and evoke the true spirit of Scotland. Like only the Bagpipes can.

    A professional musician and top competition Bagpiper, Alan has nearly 30 years playing experience. Based in the North West of England, Alan normally plays in Manchester, Lancashire, Chester, Cheshire, Liverpool, Merseyside, West Yorkshire and Cumbria.

    Alan is the only bagpiper to have been on Coronation Street and currently the official bagpiper for Crabbies and he has played in front of 70,000 people at the grand national in 2014 and 2015

  • Reviews / Testimonials

    "Just want to say a massive thank you for piping at our wedding. It added a perfect finishing touch to the ceremony and reception. Top quality! Cheers "

    "You were Fantastic! We and our guests thoroughly enjoyed your presence. Your music evoked a lot of emotion hence a few teary eyes. Best wishes for the future. Long may you continue. Thank you"

    "Just wanted to say a huge thank you for playing at our wedding on Saturday. James’ face was a picture when you started playing and I wish Id had a camera. Everyone loved it and I so glad things went as well as they did. Thanks again"

    "Many thanks for playing at our wedding, everyone thought you were fantastic, Alex and I were thrilled to have you there and you played everything we asked for and more perfectly. Thanks once again for helping us celebrate our day and making it extra special."

    "What can we say, an excellent job. Our (Scottish) wedding at the Inn at Whitewell was all that more special with your splendid piping - people commented on the goose bumps they felt once you started the Highland Cathedral to pipe Vanessa down the aisle. Anyway, I could go on - but you provided a wonderful, friendly and trustworthy service. Good work my man!"

    "On behalf of Vincent’s Restaurant at Preston College...Thanks Alan!!
    You did an amazing job and all our guests at our Burns Supper loved it. The entertainment can make or break one of our theme nights, regardless of how good our food is, and we received big thumbs up. Check your diary for next year!!"

    "Thank you so much for playing at our wedding on the 20/12/08.
    You were brilliant! Thank you also for staying late and sorry for the delay! We will definitely be recommending you to all our friends!"

    "Thanks so much for playing the pipes at my husbands 40th he was thrilled and all our guests thoroughly enjoyed it, you started off a great night. Even our DJ wants some photos of you for his web site."

    "Thank you for playing at our wedding on 06/12/2008 you were amazing and the guests loved it ...were going to book you for the renewing of our wedding vows in few yrs lol were definitely going to recommend you xx"

    "Thank you so much for making our Scottish wedding day complete Alan
    Some of our best bits of our day were when you were playing!! Right from getting the goose bumps once we had been married to hear the pipes right through to seeing our guest’s faces when you piped us to the top table to the flower of Scotland!!
    Thank you again, I’m sure we’ll see you again in the future at another function because I will certainly be recommending you. P.S You looked fab on Corrie"