Skills for life

Funding level: £5,001 to £10,000

Description

Edradour Pitlochry and Blair Atholl's main purpose is to teach young children in the local community the traditional instrument of the Bagpipes. The band has an excellent tuition programme set up for both the bagpipes and the drums which the tutors provide voluntarily . The band thrives to see it's band members progressing and gain great musical ability. Although we focus on teaching youngsters we also help progress individuals of all ages and we have a great mix of youngsters as well as more experienced adults. The band has recently started competing again at all the major competitions as well as local highland games to which they have had some great results. As the band continues to grow we require to buy new uniforms as well as upgrading our current instruments.

Edradour Pitlochry and Blair Atholl Pipe Band

Moment of Pride

The band is extremely proud of the impact they have had in the local community. We have watched band members grow from complete beginners to competing at the world pipe band championships.

Location: Pitlochry