Month: September 2018


Bagpipes – A Brief History Bagpipes are closely linked to Scottish culture however their history is complicated. There is evidence that points to early Middle Eastern bagpipes dating back to 1000 bc, although records are unclear. They are also thought to have been used by the Ancient Greeks in the 1st millennium. By the early […]

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McCallum Bagpipes Australia  McCallum Bagpipes were formed in 1998 by existing partners, company directors Stuart McCallum and Kenny MacLeod. Stuart and Kenny had known each other for years through piping before starting the company, having both been members of the Glasgow Skye Association Pipe Band. Kenny was already selling practice chanters made by Stuart when he was in […]

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