About Stockbridge Pipe Band

Stockbridge Pipe Band, Edinburgh is a community orientated pipe band, registered in Grade 3A and 4B of the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association. The Band is a registered Charity with the OSCR – charity number SC042824.

 

Our G3A band is currently under the direction of Pipe Major Euan Whitmore and Drum Sergeant Andrew McCaig.

Our G4B band is currently under the direction of Pipe Major Keith Westhead and Drum Sergeant David Smith.

 

The band practices on Monday nights from 7-9pm at Flora Stevenson Primary School in Comely Bank and on Thursday nights from 6:30-9pm at St James Church hall, Inverleith Row, Goldenacre.

 

Stockbridge Pipe Band was formed in 1994. The Band began competing at the Major Championships in 2006 and was promoted from G4B to G4A in 2008. In 2009 the Band was again promoted from G4A to G3B and at the beginning of 2010 formed a G4B Development Band. In 2013 the G3B band was promoted to G3A.

 

 

Our primary goals are:

  • to encourage the continued development of the Stockbridge Pipe Band, both musically and as an established community organisation within Stockbridge
  • to encourage the appreciation of Scottish music both locally and internationally
  • to provide a community focus and an opportunity for social interaction for all ages
  • to provide instruction to all ages in piping and drumming

 

Achievements:

Since the band began competing in 2006 we have won the following Championship titles:

  • Grade 4B British, European, World & Cowal Champions, 2008
  • Grade 4B Champion of Champions, Drum Corps and Band, 2008
  • Grade 4B Champion of Champions, Drum Corps 2010
  • Grade 3B Scottish Champions, Drum Corps and Band 2011
  • Grade 3B British Champions, Drum Corps 2013
  • Grade 3B European and Cowal Champions, Drum Corps and Band 2013
  • Grade 3B Champion of Champions, Drum Corps and Band 2013
  • Grade 3A European Champions, Drum Corps 2016

 

To contact the band please email us at stockbridgepipeband@hotmail.com or call PM Euan Whitmore on 0750 669 7665

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