Good Bagpiping Starts with Good Equipment
Set yourself up for success no matter what level of bagpiper you are. USA Kilts delivers the best names and prices on quality bagpipe chanters, bagpipe reeds and drone reeds direct from Scotland including Warnock, Ezeedrone, Selbie, G1 and MacPhee. And with USA Kilts you don't have to guess or take a gamble -- our bagpiping experts will answer your questions on which reed works best for which chanter, what playing feel you can expect, and which parts will work best for your style of play -- parade, competition, or solo.
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Lucas has been playing Scottish Highland bagpipes since he was twelve. An avid musician and music scholar, he actively composes and teaches private piping lessons here in the Philadephia area. Lucas has been an active member of the Washington Memorial Pipe Band since 2004 and holds the Level 3 Certificate in Piping from the Piping and Drumming Qualifications Board. Additionally, he has served as the Grade V pipe major during competition seasons. Lucas's solo performances include opening for The Tannahill Weavers and playing at the prestigious Kimmel Center (as well as the usual weddings, funerals, private concerts, formal dinners, etc.) He owns and maintains over 20 different sets of bagpipes including Highland pipes, smallpipes and bellows pipes. Give him a call!