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
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.
Here’s an HD video of the band’s performance in the Grade 4B final at the 2017 World Pipe Band Championships in Glasgow, where we came 11th out of 18 finalists. Thanks to Eric Traynor for the excellent video.
On 5th and 6th August 2017 Vienna Pipes and Drums competed in the Grade 4B Pipe Band competitions at the North Berwick and Bridge of Allan Highland Games. Despite the wet and windy conditions the band played well at their… 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
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.