Thank you for visiting my site.

I am a prize-winning, competition-level Highland piper with over 25 years experience as a professional musician.  If you are unsure how the music of the pipes will fit into your special event - solemn or joyous - please call at any time and I will gladly discuss numerous options with you

Please Call
if you would like to discuss your upcoming event. 

Email is always a good option as well.  I nearly always have my Blackberry available (day & evening) so I can easily discuss options for your event. 

I am proud to be the official piper of
Hannibal-LaGrange College !

Occasions for which I have played:

  • Countless weddings, memorials, corporate functions, golf tournaments, & parties;
  • I am proud to be the official piper of the University of Hannibal for graduation and freshman convocation ceremonies since 2004;
  • Washington University Freshman Convocation, Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville Freshman Convocation, Logan College of Chiropractic graduations;
  • Worship functions: All Saints Day, Reformation Sunday, St. Andrew’s Day;
  • September 11 Memorials and Observances;
  • The Honor Flight Network (volunteer);
  • Visiting dignitaries from Australia, Canada, the United Kingdom, Singapore, Korea, Japan, Saudi Arabia, and elsewhere.
  • Robert Burns events: The Tap Room, St. Louis St. Andrew Society, private parties;
  • Pipe band competitions with Grade 3 St. Louis Invera’an Pipe Band;
  • Former member of St. Andrew’s Pipes and Drums of Central Illinois;
  • Member of the prestigious Eagle Piper’s Society of Edinburgh, Scotland;
  • St. Louis Blues and St. Louis Cardinals festivities;
  • The Boeing Company: Veteran's Day and Memorial Day services, aircraft rollout ceremonies;
  • Any and all St. Patrick's Day events;
  • HRH Prince Andrew's visit to St. Louis in 2003;
  • Live rock band appearances (Mini Kiss!);
  • President George W. Bush, Missouri Senator Jim Talent, former Governors Blunt and Holden & others;

I dress in Lovat Green Harris tweed Argyll jacket & waistcoat for most events. Black jacket & waistcoat are also available.
I wear ‘Isle of Skye’ tartan
(regional Scottish) or my custom-woven personal Irish tartan, ‘MacOibicin’ (Mahk AWE-bi-kin).
Thanks again and I look forward to hearing from you soon!