his long hair and tattoos, Derek Ballantine is far
from your stereotypical bagpiper.
played since the age of 13, he won almost every B-grade
solo event in the country before giving away piping
in favour of heavy rock guitar.
in 1998 he dusted off his pipes again and has never
saw Derek take over the position as Pipe Major, Derek
is a proficient piper with a penchant for pace and
flare. Derek's natural musical ability and leadership
will take the band through the upcoming 2002-2003
past shows he has amazed with his fast fingerwork
and bending notes.
is best known for his trademark Braveheart role.