Jim is an experience Piper who has played in every continent in the world over the past thirty years
Originally from Alloa, Central Scotland Jim joined the Army at sixteen years of age and was instructed at the Army school of Bagpipe Music at Bridge of Don Aberdeen and at the army school of Piping Edinburgh Castle and served with The 1st Battalion The Argyll And Sutherland Highlanders.
Jim spent many years in London where he was Pipemajor of the British Airways Pipeband.
Jim has performed in Scotland, England, Australia, Denmark, Eire, USA, Canada, Belize, Costa Rica, El salvador, Panama, Honduras, Zambia, Greece, France, Italy, Taiwan, The Philipines, South Korea, Australia and The Falkland Islands.
Jim has played for members of the Royal family including her majesty Queen Elizabeth II and for the British and Australian Prime ministers.