Ciaren Ross

Ciaren Joined Shotts in 2016. Born in England, Newcastle, he moved to Scotland at the age of 3 where he was brought up in a ‘so-called’ piping world surrounded by the playing and teaching of his father, Gordon Ross, who taught at him the age of 5 and...

Danny Hutcheson

Danny joined Shotts in 2016 and is originally from Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire. However he currently lives in Glasgow and is a music student at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. Danny was previously a member of Buchan Pipe Band and played with them for several...

Andrew Brodlie

Andrew, from Troon, joined the band in the winter of 2016. He spent 4 years playing for Greater Glasgow Police Pipe Band which he joined at the age of 15. He began learning the pipes in the 1st Troon Boys’ Brigade Pipe Band at the age of 8 and has performed with...

Denis Millar

Denis joined Shotts in 2006, and amazingly has been competing in pipe bands for over 40 uninterrupted seasons! Before his time in Shotts, Denis spent 17 years with the Black Bottle/David Urquhart Travel Pipe Band, and before that he spent another 17 years with the...

Fraser McKinnon

Fraser joined the band in 2013 at age 15, he began piping at age 10 receiving tuition from Gareth Rudolph. Fraser was then tutored by Pipe Major Ryan Canning from the age of 11 up until I joined Shotts and Dykehead along with Ryan in 2013. Before joining Shotts his...