Vienna Pipes & Drums competed on Saturday 6th August 2011 in the International Pipe Band Competition at the 16th North Berwick Highland Games, under the auspices of the Royal Scottish Pipe Association. This was the first time an Austrian Pipe Band had… Continue reading
The band spend a windy morning busking in the Votivpark. The audience enjoyed the show, though those sleeping off the night before on the park benches seemed less happy at their rude awakening.
In September 2010 we took part in the Vienna “Lange Nacht der Kirchen” festival, performing a few tunes in the beautiful Pfarre St. Otmar in the 3rd District.
In April 2009 we played in Josefplatz in the city centre as part of the 2009 Wiener Stadfest. We were joined on stage by leading piper John Angus Smith, who was in town to give the band a few lessons.