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.
We will be playing at the annual St Patrick’s Day parade on Saturday 19th March. The parade leaves the Schottenkirche on the Freyung at 11:45 and ends up in a beer tent in the Altes AKH. The parade will be led by… Continue reading
Saturday 28th November was a busy day for many of us – playing in the morning at the annual United Nations Womens Guild Bazaar. This charity event takes place every year in the Austria Centre. Delicacies from around the globe are available, served… Continue reading
The first event in 2016 will be our annual Burns Supper at Saturday, 23rd of January 2016. The location will be the same as in the recent years: Hall of the Parish St. Florian, 1040 Wien, Wiedner Hauptstrasse 97. We… Continue reading