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Playing traditional and contemporary bagpipe music from Scotland and beyond.

Music & Tradition

The Pipe Band is home to some of the nation's most experienced pipers and drummers, and invites those interested in tuition.

Since 1914

With 100 years of rich history, our band is one of the nation's oldest in continuous operation.

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The Manchester Pipe Band has been teaching and performing for over 100 years. The band maintains an active year-round schedule bringing some of the best Piping and Drumming to the community. MPB is home to many of the country’s best instructors. Students of all ages are welcome. Lessons are tuition free and held locally in Manchester every Friday evening at the Lutz Childrens Museum from 6:00 on. Please contact us for details or if you’re planning on joining.

learn@manchesterpb.org

860-327-5685

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AREAS OF FOCUS

Manchester Pipe Band activities are focused on three main areas:

Instruction

The band holds tuition-free classes in Piping and Drumming in Manchester on a weekly basis.

Competition

The band travels to regional and international musical contests to compete against other Pipe Bands.

Performance

The band can be seen performing at many local events, public and private.

BENEFITS OF LEARNING

Piping and Drumming is a Manchester Tradition since 1914 and home to many of the country’s best instructors. Learning the Pipes or Drums offers many benefits for the dedicated student in both the band and solo setting. For youth learners there is the possibility for colleges or university scholarships.

Band Setting

• Teamwork

• International Travel

• Community Involvement

Solo Setting

• Discipline of Practice

• Performance

• Competitive Achievement

Personal Life

• Connection with heritage

• Life-long Skill

• Fraternity with musicians

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CONTACT US TODAY
Lessons are offered every Friday evening at the Lutz Childrens Museum from 6:00 on. Adult and Youth piping and drumming classes are starting soon. All ages are welcome. Please contact us for details or if you’re planning to attend.

Location: Lutz Children’s Museum
247 South Main Street, Manchester, CT

Start Time: Every Friday @ 6pm

Email: learn@manchesterpb.org

Phone: 860-327-5685

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