Having played at every level of Pipe Band, including Grade 1; being Pipe Major of bands; teaching all ages, including teaching for Edinburgh Education Dept; played at numerous solo piping events; I took a couple of years off from Pipe Bands to finish my studying towards a Post Graduate Certificate in Music, and am now back on the fields competing. I reached G7 of RGT Electric Guitar examinations* through Thames Valley University and hope to resume to the teaching diploma in the future. I have a BSc Mus Dip BA(hons) and am a holder of the Institute of Pipings Graduate Certificate** which I achieved in 2004 after studying at the College of Piping in Glasgow. I compete in Open Level Solo piping; Piobaireachd, March Strathspey & Reel, Hornpipe & Jig. Outwith music I am a long distance runner, and I am a qualified Train Driver Instructor.
Based in East Lothian, Piping and Electric Guitar tuition and performances.