The Williamsburg Pipes and Drums Band
The Williamsburg Pipes & Drums
The Williamsburg Pipes and Drums has been a part of the
Our goal is to promote, teach, and perform Scottish music on the highland bagpipes and drums. The band welcomes experienced pipers and drummers at any time, and gives lessons to beginners.
Our band plays at public ceremonies and private events around the State of
The official tartan is the Ancient Murray of Atholl tartan in honor of the departure of the last Royal Governor of the Colony of Virginia. Call it a spoil of war. Our crest honors our Scots ancestors who immigrated to
Musical leadership is provided by Pipe Major Lynn Newcomer and Music Director Jim Boyer. Pipe instruction is given by Lynn Newcomer. Drumming tuition is by members of the drum line and other experts.
The band practices on
Wednesday evenings at the Berkley Green CLubhouse in
The band is a 501c3 organization.
To inquire about joining, lessons, performances, or hiring the band get in touch with us at: