CIOFF UK Group
 

Group

Mains of Fintry Pipe Band

Country

United Kingdom

Group founded in

1972

Members in the group

12-15

Type of folklore

Dance

Music

Song

Performance style

Music of the Scottish highland pipes and drums

Performance experience

Bitburg festival in Germany 2002, and 2003. Festival de Confolens in France 2007, Beijing Olympic Opening Ceremonies, China 2008. Osaka and Kobe in Japan, 2008. The band has performed for Her Majesty the Queen while visiting our home town as well as being invited to play at the Breamar Gathering in the presence of the Queen. We play at many functions, galas, Fetes and parades in our community and we perform for clients at Corporate Venues such as Stirling Castle, Glamis Castle and Edinburgh Castle. The Band also performed for Pope Benedict XVl in September 2010 for his visit to Edinburgh, Scotland. In July 2011, the band performed at the Ricoh Women's British Open Golf at Carnoustie, Angus, Scotland. Individual members from the band have performed at many other events in countries including, Belgium, USA, Canada, Iceland, Bangladesh.

Contact address

No 1 Emmock Farm Cottages, Tealing,
Dundee
Scotland
DD3 0QA
United Kingdom

Contact name(s) and position(s) in the group

Wendy Addison, Secretary

Telephone

+44(0)1382 833653

Fax

E-mail

mainsoffintrypipeband@hotmail.co.uk

Web-site

Mains of Fintry Pipe Band

 

 

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