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.

2014 Marks the Centennial of the Manchester Pipe Band.

We’ve organized a series of events and initiatives to celebrate the occasion, have a glimpse at them below or visit their page for all details:

100 Years of the Manchester Pipe Band: A Historical Display Exploring the History of the Band
In partnership with the Manchester Historical Society, we will present a narrative of the band’s history accompanied by artifacts, media, and sounds from the band’s history. The exhibit will run from May through September 2014.

Manchester Pride and Heritage Week 2014:
The band will celebrate with the Town of Manchester by participating in several events over the course of Pride & Heritage Week 2014, including:
– The Oak Street Block Party, presented by Imagine Main Street June 12th
– Homeland Days 100th Anniversary, June 14th
– Manchester Main Street Pub Tour, June 14th

Manchester Alumni Pipe Band:
Performance by past members of the Manchester Pipe Band at the Capital District Scottish Games, August 30th, Altamont NY

Featured Performances at the New Hampshire Highland Games, September 19th-21st, Lincoln NH

Manchester Pipe Band 100th Anniversary Gala and Concert: November 1st, Manchester CT