R. G. Hardie & Co. Downloads

Since 1950, Hardies have provided Pipe Bands around the world with a dedicated bespoke service. With our extensive experience playing in pipe bands at all levels, we have the knowledge and expertise to produce bagpipes and uniforms to the highest standards. We have compiled the following guides to assist with purchasing bagpipes and tailored pipe band uniforms. We would be delighted to hear from you and to connect you with one our worldwide dealers.

Also available to download is the music featured in our Twist-Trap Practice Pipes YouTube videos. We hope you enjoy learning the sets and playing along.

Bagpipe Buyer’s Guide

Find out all you need to know to acquire a set of heirloom bagpipes.

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Pipe Band Uniform Brochure

Find out more about our tailored uniforms.

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Ness Pipers

Alastair Dunn and Finlay MacDonald discuss the new Twist-Trap Practice Pipes. They are joined at Hardies HQ by Jonathan Lamberton and Jenn Butterworth for a set of reels. Enjoy the video!

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Cutting Bracken

Alastair Dunn, Finlay MacDonald and Jonathan Lamberton play the Cutting Bracken set on the new Twist-Trap Practice Pipes at Hardies HQ.

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