Andy and Margaret Watchorn

Northumbrian Smallpipes and Fiddle



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.

“Foot-tappingly fantastic and great explanation about the instruments.”
Holy Island concert 2018.
(Histon, Cambridge)

Andy and Margaret regularly perform in concerts and at festivals, and also run workshops.

Venues and events include: Alnwick International Music Festival, Sidmouth Festival, East Anglian Traditional Music Day, The Northumbrian Gathering, Whitby Festival, Bradfield Traditional Music Festival, Dalsland Music Festival (Sweden), Heures Musicales de la Vallée de la Bresle (France), The Playhouse (Alnwick), BALTIC, “Shore”, (Cathy Marston dance performance), Seahouses Festival and Oxford Pipeworks.

Clients include:  The Alnwick Garden, Victoria Hotel, Bamburgh, Strongbow Cider, English Heritage, The National Trust, Melton Mowbray Country Fair, University of Newcastle, N.F. Women’s Institutes,, The Law Society, Local History Societies, Civic Societies, Northumberland Strategic Arts Forum, Northumberland National Park, St. Oswald’s Hospice, EAGA,  North Northumberland Day Hospice, Northumberland Coast AONB.