On 13 August Vienna Pipes were back at the World Pipe Championships in Glasgow for the first time since 2019. We competed in Grade 4B against 27 bands from Scotland, Northern Ireland, Eire, Australia, Canada and Israel. This was the… Continue reading
The Vienna Pipes and Drums Pipe Band are back from a very enjoyable competition weekend at the Highland Gathering Peine 2022 near Hannover. This was our first competition performance since before the pandemic, and a chance to get back in… Continue reading
We are are very pleased to announced that Vienna Pipes and Drums are back in action! We stayed busy during the lockdown(s) with weekly Zoom practises, and were very happy to resume regular band practices at the end of May.… Continue reading
On 1st February 2020 the band once again opened the magnificent IAEA ball in the Vienna Hofburg.
The band won a 4th place trophy in Grade 4B at the 2019 North Berwick Highland Games. Thanks once again to Eric Traynor for the excellent video.
Vienna Pipes and Drums are safely back home after our 2019 competition trip to Scotland. The band had a great time and put on two strong competition performances. We started well with a 4th place trophy at North Berwick Highland… Continue reading
The band has been quiet lately as we have been preparing for our August competition trip to Scotland. Twelve pipers and seven drummers will be flying to sunny Edinburgh next week to try our luck competing against pipe bands from… Continue reading
To celebrate the upcoming 20th anniversary of the band we have updated our website, adding information in both German and English as well as a calendar of our upcoming events. The new site should also work a lot better if you… Continue reading
The band is running a free teaching programme for young people who want to learn to play the Scottish bagpipes or drums. Sign up now!
August 2015 was our third time competing in Scotland, and our first time at the World Pipe Band Championships in Glasgow. In addition to competing at the Worlds, the band also played in minor competitions in North Berwick and Perth.… Continue reading