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About Us

My name is Bill Nuttall and I am The Carolina Bagpiper.  I began playing the bagpipes at The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina, where I was selected as the pipe major for The Citadel Pipe Band.  Today, I perform at a variety of events around the Southeast, from weddings and memorial services to competitions and promotional events.  I would love to play at your event and add the traditional sound of the bagpipes to make your day special. I […]

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Piping History

Despite the close association with all things Scottish, the bagpipes more precisely trace their history through their roots in Asia Minor. References to an instrument similar to the present bagpipes was found on a Hittite stone slab that has been dated 1000 BC! There are also multiple references to the pipes throughout Asia, Egypt and Europe in the first century AD. Theories vary on how the bagpipes made their way to Scotland with one of the most prevalent being their […]

Sample Tracks

Bagpipe music is one of the most recognizable sounds in the world. It can evoke powerful emotions with the first strains. Here are some songs that I have performed – I am sure you will know them instantly! Close your eyes and imagine yourself standing in a this green field overlooking an ancient Scottish castle on the coast. After the song play, hit your browser’s back button to return to this page.     Scotland the Brave    01 Track […]

Charleston Bagpiper, bagpipe music


Browse the different ideas for adding bagpipes to your event and see how Bill brings the Highlands to the Lowcountry (and beyond)! Weddings For centuries the approach of Scottish and Irish wedding parties have been heralded by the sound of the bagpipes. The unmistakable sound adds a special touch to this important day. There are a variety of ways to incorporate this music into your celebration. I will work closely with you to weave the music of the highlands into […]