Bagpipers in Northwest Chicago
History and Heritage
Bagpiping in
Northwest Chicago

The Dundee Scottish Pipe Band was founded in 2010 by a small group of bagpipers, several of whom had begun playing with the community high school marching bands, The Dundee Scots and The Imperial Scots.

Free Bagpipe and Drumming Lessons
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Free Bagpipe and
Drum Lessons

If you are interested in pursuing bagpipe lessons or drum lessons, we'd love to hear from you.

MWPBA Competition Band
MWPBA Member
Competition Pipe Band

We are currently a Grade 4 pipe band, competing at Highland Games within the Midwest Pipe Band region. In 2023, we took first place at the Waukesha Games!

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Hire Us
Musicians for Hire

We have available bagpipers and drummers for hire for your event!

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Public Performances

Our motto is “Play Tight. Have Fun.” Find out where you can see us next.

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Come show your support, see us compete and have fun at the Games! We are headed to the Alma Highland Festival & Games this Saturday! Then see us at the Milwaukee Highland Games June 1 and the Chicago Highland Games ( on the 15th. ... See MoreSee Less
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Years Competing
Band Members
Practices each year
Major Competitions

Awards from our Competitions

Dundee Scottish Pipe Band competes in the Midwest Pipe Band Association (MWPBA)



Grade 5


Grade 4

Lessons and Band Rehearsals at the VFW-West Dundee on 1st Street