Which geographical areas do your pipers cover?

Can I choose the tunes played on the day?

How much will it cost me?

Does the bagpiper wear a uniform?

Can the piper pipe me into the church for my wedding and afterwards at the reception?

Can the piper play at the funeral service and also at the graveside afterwards?

I need a piper for a funeral tomorrow can I still book one in time?

What are the most popular tunes played at funerals?

What's the difference between an Irish piper and a Scottish piper?

Do you also supply uilleann pipers?

I'd like someone to sing at the funeral, can you help?

How do I make a booking enquiry?

How is my booking confirmed and paid for?

I need to discuss this with you, can you call me?

Can I go and hear the bagpiper perform before I book him?

How far ahead do I need to make a booking?

I may also need an Irish band or a Irish disco, can you arrange it all for me?

Where can I find your terms and conditions?



Which geographical areas do your pipers cover?

Our pipers are based in various parts of the country and we supply them nationwide, in some cases travel costs will apply.

>Top

Can I choose the tunes played on the day?

Yes, once the booking is confirmed, the piper will call you to discuss the tunes you wish to have played. He will also help you with suggestions if needed. All of our pipers have first-hand knowledge of the most popular and appropriate tunes to match the occasion.

>Top

How much will it cost me?

A list of the fees can be found here.

>Top

Does the bagpiper wear a uniform?

Yes, the piper will arrive and perform in either Irish or Scotttish kilt and regalia, depending upon your wishes and the type of music required.

>Top

Can the bagpiper pipe me into the church for my wedding and afterwards at the reception?

Yes, we can arrange that for you at the time of booking. It'll all be included within your written confirmation. You can of course book him to play in one place too if you wish.

>Top

Can the piper play at the funeral service and also at the graveside afterwards?

Yes, we can arrange that for you at the time of booking. It'll all be included within your written confirmation. You can of course book him to play in one place too if you wish.

>Top

I need a piper for a funeral tomorrow can I still book one in time?

Yes, we often book pipers at very short notice and can arrange everything for you very promptly. Call us on 020 8111 1916 or our out of office number if required on 07877 819255.

>Top

What are the most popular tunes played at funerals?

At Irish funerals; The Fields of Athenry, Danny Boy and Amazing Grace are the most popular. At Scottish Funerals; Flowers of the Forest and The Flower of Scotland are the favourites. These are only examples and the choice of tunes is at the discretion and choice of the booker.

>Top

What's the difference between an Irish piper and a Scottish piper?

There is little difference in the actual instrument. Bagpipes are very popular in both cultures. The uniforms and choice of songs are the most obvious difference. Some people prefer the traditional uilleann pipes, which are considered more of an essentially Irish instrument.

>Top

Do you also supply uilleann pipers?

Yes we do. Uilleann piper information can be found on our dedicated uilleann piper page.

>Top

I'd like someone to sing at the funeral, can you help?

Certainly. We specialise in supplying vocalists to perform songs of your choice at both the graveside and/or the service, please call us on 020 8111 1916 for more information. You can also request a prompt call from us via our callback form.

>Top

How do I make a booking enquiry?

Just call us on 020 8111 1916, use our online enquiry form or our callback form. Either way we'll get back to you promptly.

>Top

How is my booking confirmed and paid for?

Full details of the booking and payment process can be found on our fees page.

>Top

I need to discuss this with you, can you call me?

Yes, we'd be glad to. Simply fill out our callback form.

>Top

Can I go and hear the bagpiper perform before I book him?

That's a bit tricky as most of our bagpipers engagements are at private functions. You can hear sampler tracks of our main bagpiper playing here. You can also rest assured that our reputation is very important to us. We have a vested interest in supplying only the best bagpipers available. You can find feedback from previous bookers here.

>Top

How far ahead do I need to make a booking?

There's no set time but it's always best to book up as far ahead as possible. We do however, often arrange bookings at short notice. funeral bookings for Irish or Scottish bagpipers are often taken within a few of days of the event.

>Top

I may also need an Irish band or an Irish disco, can you arrange it all for me?

Absolutely. We can coordinate the event for you and provide an Irish band, Irish dancers or Irish disco. We can also provide a PA for hire at the function if required.

>Top

Where can I find your terms and conditions?

Just follow this link!

Lots of our clients who hire a bagpiper for a funeral, also book an Irish music act for the wake afterwards. We have lots of excellent Irish solo acts, duos and bands that can be found here.

What about vat?

Vat does not apply in the vast majority of cases. This is because very few acts are over the vat threshold that incurs vat liability. In the very rare case that this does not apply, we will tell you at the time of booking.

  • Your quoted fee will be inclusive of travel, where applicable.
  • The agency fee is also included.
  • There are NO hidden extras or surprises!

Are acts insured?

Conditional to any act working via our agency is that they have full public liablilty insurance. A copy of a booked acts PLI certificate is available upon request via PDF.

For peace of mind, all bookings are subject to written contract. The full details of your booking, playing times, the fee and any specific requirements will be included. Our terms and conditions can be found here.


Need more information or a quote?

Complete our simple enquiry form for a prompt reply, or we'll happily call you via our callback form. Or call us on 020 8111 1916.