Artist / Music

13 Aug 2020 / 8:30 PM GMT / 4 months ago

Piping Live! 2020 – Ending with style with Pipe-Major Alasdair Gillies Memorial Recital Challenge and the Old Blind dogs

After a heart-breaking decision to cancel the festival in April, the National Piping Centre is bringing some of the usual flavour of the festival to you, directly to your home. Even though Piping Live! 2020 is coming to an end, there are still few concerts you can watch. This Thursday and Friday, Piping Live! 2020 is bringing you the Pipe-Major Alasdair Gillies Memorial Recital Challenge and the Old Blind dogs. 

Pipe-Major Alasdair Gillies Memorial Recital Challenge – Thursday 13th August at 7.30pm 

Carrying on the tradition started at the Lord Todd Bar, Piping Live! 2020 is bringing this event to you live online from The National Piping Centre. The Pipe Major Alasdair Gillies Memorial Recital Challenge this year sees five top pipers perform a medley of their favourite tunes. This year’s players are: Roddy MacLeod MBE, Stuart Liddell, Angus MacColl, Callum Beaumont and Connor Sinclair.

Click here to get your digital pass!

Old Blind dogs –  Friday 14th August at 7.30pm

If you have been missing proper foot-stompin’ trad in your life since lockdown began, this is the gig for you… register now for great online tunes!

Live and online from The National Piping Centre, Piping Live! is delighted to present the Old Blind Dogs. The Dogs, one of Scotland’s most highly touted traditional folk bands, are not known for shying away from change

Get your digital ticket for the concert here

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