Ivan is Highland Piper based in South East of England and has been performing with his Bagpipes at various events since the tender age of 10. He started to learn the Bagpipes back in 1978 and 1st performed solo at a wedding at Aylesford church in Kent.
What made you learn?
“When Ivan was 7 his dad formed a band with some ex forces friends. The Pipe Major wore a sword and Ivan wanted one… he said “If you learn the Bagpipes laddie, you can have a sword”… the rest was history”