Since 1963, the Minnesota Pipes and Drums has been delighting audiences all around the upper Midwest with our traditional Celtic music. 

 

We are a passionate group of musicians whose great love of highland piping and drumming leads us to create and perform not only for ourselves, but our community.

As a certified non-profit, our Employer ID Number (EIN) is 41-6176950. 

MN Pipes and Drums playing on a field

BAND LEADERSHIP

Paul Savereide, Pipe Major

Vicky Munro, Acting Drum Sergeant

A big thank you to all our members, performers, volunteers, and students who keep our band going!

MN Pipes and Drums bass drum
The Machlachlan tartan

OUR TARTAN & MOTTO

Our official band tartan is the MacLachlan tartan. 

"Cabar Feidh" is the band's official motto, which means "stag's antlers" in Scots Gaelic.

Our motto, "Cabar Feidh" with a deer head