Welcome to The Pipers’ Gathering, North America’s most comprehensive alternative bagpipe event!

2018 Pipers’ Gathering dates announced:

mark your calendar for August 10 – 12, 2018

Wisdom House, Litchfield CT

 

Thanks to attendees, instructors and Wisdom House

for a successful 2017 Gathering!

Our terrific lineup of instructors knocked it out of the park with workshops,

lessons and concert performances!

2017 instructors included Ian Kinnear, Patrick D’Arcy, Chris Ormston,

Michael Stribling, EJ Jones, Chris Layer,

John Skelton, Chris Gray, and Frances Cunningham

with workshops and private lessons from Charlie Rutan, Ellen Redman

& Thomas Leigh

The Pipers’ Gathering takes place in August at Wisdom House in Litchfield,
CT. This annual event welcomes newcomers and advanced players alike,
with both traditional bellows-blown pipes and instruments a little “outside
the box”.

World-class instructors, lots of hours of instruction/workshops and a
relaxed setting makes this a “pipers camp” weekend not to be missed.

While waiting for the 2017 Pipers’ Gathering, listen to recordings from
our 2014, 2015 & 2016 concerts!

The 2016 Concert

2016 had so many great tunes that we ended up with a double album! All these sites sell Volume 1 and Volume 2 separately.
To purchase the album, click on your preferred vendor below.
Prices do vary from vendor to vendor, and are set by that vendor, not The Pipers' Gathering.

Volume 1

iTunes

Google Play

Amazon MP3

Microsoft/Groove

Volume 2

iTunes

Google Play

Amazon MP3

Microsoft/Groove

If you stream music through Spotify, Rhapsody or Deezer, sign-in to your app and search "Pipers Gathering" to find the albums.

The 2015 Concert

2015 had so many great tunes that we ended up with a double album! All these sites sell Volume 1 and Volume 2 separately.
To purchase the album, click on your preferred vendor below.
Prices do vary from vendor to vendor, and are set by that vendor, not The Pipers' Gathering.

Volume 1

iTunes

Google Play

Amazon MP3

Microsoft/Groove

Volume 2

iTunes

Google Play

Amazon MP3

Microsoft/Groove

If you stream music through Spotify, Rhapsody or Deezer, sign-in to your app and search "Pipers Gathering" to find the albums.

The 2014 Concert

To purchase the album, click on your preferred vendor below.
Prices do vary from vendor to vendor, and are set by that vendor, not The Pipers' Gathering.

iTunes

Google Play

Amazon MP3

Microsoft/Groove

If you stream music through Spotify, Rhapsody or Deezer, sign-in to your app and search "Pipers Gathering" to find the albums.

The Gathering on Facebook

Join us at Wisdom House in Litchfield, CT for a weekend of piping wtih world-classe instructors in Northumbrian smallpipes, Scottish smallpipes, Uilleann pipes, flute, whistle and more! Registration opens in March, 2018. Watch this space for more details. ... See MoreSee Less

The Pipers' Gathering 2018

August 10, 2018, 1:00pm - August 12, 2018, 11:59pm

Join us at Wisdom House in Litchfield, CT for a weekend of piping wtih world-classe instructors in Northumbrian smallpipes, Scottish smallpipes, Uilleann pipes, flute, whistle and more! Registratio...

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We've had the pleasure of learning from Laura MacKenzie at the Pipers' Gathering in the past. One of her bands Brass Lassie has a new website, and some lovely material. Laura on whistle in the video below.
www.brasslassie.com
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The Pipers' Gathering shared The Celtic Songlines's video. ... See MoreSee Less

Just one more day until the last programme of #CelticSonglines goes out on RTÉ One Here's Susana Seivane in Galicia!

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Some lovely flute playing ... See MoreSee Less

This may be the best 6 minutes of Breton music ever played 😊 enjoy!

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