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Pipe Band

The Pipe Band has been an institution at Auckland Grammar School for over 20 years. Resplendent in their Clanranald McDonald tartan kilts, they lead the University of Auckland graduation parades each year and perform at a variety of school and community events. Students can learn bagpipes or drums.


Click here to enrol for Bagpipe lessons with Josh Montgomerie.

Pipe Band Drumming

Lessons are available for the drum section of the Pipe Band. Snare, tenor and bass drum players are given lessons to learn the specialist techniques necessary for the Corps of Drums.

Pipe Band Drumming is taught by Glen Rodgersclick here to enrol for lessons.

Click here to hear both the Pipe Band and the Corps of Drums at the 2017 University of Auckland Graduation ceremony in Aotea Square.