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
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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
We joined several other international bands in a massed bands parade and a beating of the retreat in George Square in Glasgow, all part of the annual Piping Live festival held alongside the World Championships.
The Band competing at the 2015 Pipe Band competition in North Inch Park at the Highland Games in Perth, Scotland. Courtesy of Tourscotland.
Vienna Pipes and Drums taking 9th place in the Grade 4A MSR competition at North Berwick, August 8th 2015.
Vienna Pipes and Drums taking fifth place in Grade 4B MAP at Perth, August 9th 2015.
Vienna Pipes and Drums Pipe Band getting ready for the World Pipe Band Championship in Glasgow. Pipe band workshop in Vienna, 11 July 2015 with help from David Burnside of Boghall and Bathgate Pipe Band.
In February we performed again as part of the opening ceremony of the IAEA Ball 2015, at the glorious Hofburg palace in Vienna.
In September 2014 we joined twelve other European Pipe Bands and Bagads at the Bergamo on Pipes Festival. We played several concerts in Bergamo and our host village of Bonate Sopra, culminating in a massed bands parade and concert in the… Continue reading