On Saturday, 5 February 2017, beautiful guests gathered at the magnificent Hofburg Palace for the IAEA’s 60th Anniversary Staff Association Ball. Once again, it was a great honor for Vienna Pipes and Drums to open the official ceremony of one… Continue Reading
Every year Vienna Pipes and Drums organise a Burns Night, a great event to celebrate the life and works of Scotland’s much-loved national poet, Robert Burns. Burns suppers are held by people and organisations all around the world and our… Continue Reading
It was a great honor for Vienna Pipes and Drums Pipe Band to perform at the 17. Bundeskongress der GÖD (the Austrian Public Service Union) today. More than 1,000 participants including high-ranking political and business representatives take part at this… Continue Reading
Last weekend we enjoyed a great evening of music and laughter with friends from all across the Austrian piping and drumming scene as the Caledonian Pipes and Drums, Burgenland celebrated their fifth anniversary! Here are some pictures from that event… Continue Reading
On the 27th August 2016, 7 members of the band made a long road trip to Sychrov in the north of the Czech Republic to perform at the Sychrov Highland Games 2016. The Sychrov games are held in the grounds of… Continue Reading
It was a great privilege to participate in the open-air music festival Donauinselfest again this year. We hope you all enjoyed the performance and the dances!
We were proud to be invited to play for the annual tasting of the new wines at Winzerhof Scheit in Karnabrunn this weekend. This was our final dress rehearsal for the competition in Peine, Germany next weekend. Great wine, beautiful… Continue Reading
Vienna Pipes and Drums once again joined the celebration of St Patrick’s Day in Vienna that took place on Saturday the 19th of March. The band marched from the Schottenstift to the Stiegl Ambulanz in the Altes AKH. Thanks to the organizers and… Continue Reading
Saturday 23rd of January 2016 marked our 5th Vienna Pipes and Drums Burns Night, held once again at the Pfarrhalle St. Florian. Guests were entertained with the music and poetry of Scotland’s national poet, along with performances by the pipe band and some… Continue Reading
Vienna Pipes and Drums gave a performance at the opening ceremony of the International Atomic Energy Agency Staff Association Ball. The IAEA Staff Association Ball is an annual charitable event and one of the most prestigious events of the Vienna Ball Season.