Premier bagpiper Kirk Brunson is available for weddings, funerals, and all other events in Massachusetts, Rhode Island, New Hampshire and Maine.
Thx, Kirk for you wonderful playing at my Dad’s service. You were helpful, flexible and made the day even better than we imagined. Highly recommend Kirk for all bagpiping events!
Kirk was great. He worked with us the whole way and had some great suggestions. I would recommend Kirck to anyone looking for a bag piper. I will surely bring him back for any other evens we may have.
Kirk did a great performance everyone there also were very pleased.
Kirk is a fine lad and a most talented piper. He adds so much to any event, in this case a remembrance of my brother. I also had a key board player/singer and Kirk never missed a beat in joining in and when playing solo. No event is ever complete and memorable without such fine music to lift one's spirits. I highly recommend Kirk.
Kirk was so flexible and communicated with us throughout the planning of my mother-in-laws funeral. Even when I didn’t have all the concrete information until late he was understanding. He was dressed impeccably and played so well and exactly as expected. Thank you for making the cemetery portion of my families experience beautiful.
Kirk was very professional and accommodating. He made our awards presentation very memorable and special to the honoree and his family. If Kirk is available, book him! He is fantastic!
Kirk was excellent with communication. His vast repertoire included the songs we requested. He showed up on time and delivered flawless renditions of the requested songs, which made the burial service even more poignant.
Prompt, flexible, impeccably dressed with very moving renditions of traditional Scottish songs.
Kirk was so accommodating and worked with me to make the funeral of my brother in law most memorable. Thank you Kirk.
Kirk was absolutely flawless. He made some great suggestions for background music as people trickled in, and did an incredible job with the music for the event. My dad, who is a piper himself, didn't know you could actually play Greensleeves on the bagpipe. We are all extremely impressed and very happy with Kirk as a musician and as a performer.
Kirk was very flexible about song selection and some changes near the last minute. He looked flawless and did an amazing job for us from start to finish. I highly recommend him as a piper and would hire him again in a second!
Saint Patrick's Day in Boston .... the bagpiper was a tremendous hit!
Kirk was great to deal with, showed up right on time, and was very personable. His playing was great, and made it a very memorable party.
I have nothing but superlatives to describe our experience with Kirk. He was on time, prepared, charming, played beautifully, played even more than I expected, and played for an impromptu dance. I would definitely hire him again and several of my guests obtained a business card of his for future reference.
Kirk's performance could not be improved. He was early to the event, played when asked and even played extra pieces. Everyone in attendance appreciated his playing very much.
Kirk the NHBagpiper was simply outstanding at my event. He showed up right on time and was so accomadating to our music choices. We will definitely hire him again.
Kirk Brunson was the bagpiper for my event, he was right on time, and was great. Kirk played for about half hour, mingled with the guests, posed for pictures, answered questions, and played requested songs. It was the perfect venue for my party.
I didn't tell anyone that I hired a Bagpiper, so this was a big surprise for everyone and and they just loved it.
My best friend is moving from NH to FL. Her husband just loves bagpipers. I thought it was the perfect gift for him, after putting up with us for all these years.
Kirk played at my aunt's memorial service at the cemetery. He was on time, polite, and completely professional. His skill level as a musician was excellent and professional (and we have music teachers and professional musicians in our family who thought he was outstanding). Kirk played beautifully and, moreover, was able to play all the special requests we made. His Scottish attire was authentic and meticulous. He was a joy to work with and we highly recommend him. We will definitely call upon Kirk should we be seeking a bagpiper in the future.
Kirk came to our party celebrating our father, he was on time played wonderfully and whatever we asked was not refused. I highly recommend Kirk.
Kirk Brunson provided bagpipe music at the cemetery before and after the burial rite for my mother-in-law and father-in-law. He played Danny Boy and Amazing Grace beautifully. He was professional and easy to work with and was a very special part of the day for all of us.
Nice and professional
Kirk Brunson played a wonderful amazing grace and im very thankful.
Extremely professional and talented bagpiper. Added so much to the service that it's hard to put it all into words.
Kirk really added a special touch our wedding. He played as guests entered the ceremony site, the processional and recessional.
All communication with Kirk was very prompt and professional. He even let me throw out some requests, and had no problem accommodating them.
A special touch that I wasn't expecting, but absolutely loved, was that he led me and my father down the aisle. It was so unique, and was very happy the he did that.
Kirk will definitely add a special touch to your event that your guests won't soon forget! I can't recommend him enough!
Price Range: $225-750
Kirk Brunson began playing the bagpipes at the age of eight. He began lessons with Pipe Major Adam Holdaway and has continued studying by taking lessons with world renowned bagpiper Willie McCallum. In this time Kirk has progressed to the professional level and is one of the premier bagpipers in the USA.
He has also played with a number of pipe bands throughout his career. Kirk began with the Stuart Highlanders and played with them 2006-2013 as they rapidly progressed from beginner to professional now being New England's premier pipe band. In 2014, he joined the Dowco Triumph St Pipe band based in Vancouver, Canada and Glasgow, Scotland. They are ranked in the top 10 worldwide, and he travels regularly to perform with them.
He has also performed at events throughout the US, Canada, Ireland, and Scotland. Some of the events he has played for include weddings, funerals, memorial services, graduations, Robert Burns dinners, private parties, summer camp activities, and company events. Outside of performing, Kirk also teaches students, pipebands, and workshops on bagpiping.
If you have any questions about how a bagpiper can best compliment your event, don't hesitate to contact Kirk. He will work with you to assure that you achieve your goal.
Past Booked Events
|November 21, 2018 • 8:00pm - 9:00pm||Cocktail Party|
|November 10, 2018 • 12:00pm - 12:30pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|August 10, 2018 • 6:00pm - 6:45pm||Nonprofit Event|
|July 21, 2018 • 1:00pm - 2:00pm||Reunion|
|July 02, 2018 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|July 01, 2018 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|June 29, 2018 • 11:00am - 1:00pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|May 11, 2018 • 7:30pm - 7:45pm||Fundraiser|
|May 05, 2018 • 11:00am - 11:30am||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|March 22, 2018 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|March 18, 2018 • 6:00pm - 7:00pm||Wedding Ceremony|
|March 17, 2018 • 7:00pm - 8:00pm||House Party|
|March 17, 2018 • 6:00pm - 8:30pm||Cultural Event|
|March 17, 2018 • 9:30am - 12:00pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|January 13, 2018 • 12:00pm - 12:15pm||Anniversary Party|
|September 16, 2017 • 7:30pm - 8:00pm||Nonprofit Event|
|August 20, 2017 • 3:00pm - 3:30pm||House Party|
|August 18, 2017 • 1:00pm - 1:45pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|June 24, 2017 • 4:30pm - 5:15pm||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|May 26, 2017 • 11:00am - 11:15am||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|November 04, 2016 • 11:00am - 11:30am||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|September 12, 2015||Wedding Ceremony|
|June 29, 2015||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|June 13, 2015||Wedding Ceremony|
|April 25, 2015||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|April 24, 2015||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|April 18, 2015||Funeral/Memorial Service|
|March 28, 2015||Funeral Service|
|March 21, 2015||Wedding Ceremony|
|July 19, 2014||Birthday Party|
|June 20, 2014||Wedding Ceremony|
|January 26, 2013||Funeral Service|
Cape Cod, MA
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