Andy and Margaret Watchorn

Northumbrian Smallpipes and Fiddle

Northumbrian Smallpipes and Fiddle

Andy and Margaret have many years experience of playing the pipes and fiddle for weddings, corporate and civil functions, private parties and also concerts and festivals.

They perform regularly throughout Northumberland, the North East and other parts of the UK and Europe.

“These are seriously good players”  –  Adrian Banham – Musical Traditions.

Events

From private parties at home to corporate events and heritage based activities,  Andy and Margaret can provide a wide range of traditional music and song to enhance any occasion.

Weddings

Whatever the venue, and whether your wedding is small and intimate or large and grand, the sweet and evocative sound of the smallpipes and fiddle will create a unique atmosphere for your day.

CDs

Andy and Margaret have recorded two CDs of their music so far and feature on several other compilations.
You can hear samples and check the track listings here.

Tunes

Margaret has produced a book of 52 tunes with harmonies for pipes and other melody instruments. You can see sample pages here.  Tunes can also be commissioned and written especially for you.

Latest News

After such a really busy and enjoyable year, we now have a quieter time through to the end of the year and into January 2020 with just a few private gigs plus two bookings at the Courtyard Restaurant. Alnwick Castle. See diary page for details

Dates for our Summer Concerts 2020 have now been confirmed and added to the diary page!    We hope to see lots of newcomers as well as old friends who have supported our gigs for years, in some cases. There will be new material from Margaret as well as tunes from old manuscripts …..Looking forward to this already!

New gigs for 2019/2020 have been added to the Diary page.
Please click here for more information.