The Happy Pipers
First Bagpipe Band of Switzerland, founded in 1973.
the direction of Pipe Major Heinz Weyermann.
The band is
comprised of 15 adult pipers and drummers, most of whom devote their
spare time to fulfilling a lifelong dream of playing the Great Highland
Bagpipes and drums.
Highland dress, including kilts of the MacBeth tartan, is worn when the
On thier visit to
wick they performed at the Wednesday Evening Summer Show and also
alongside the Wick RBLS pipeband in a Street parade in the Market Square