How it works
Send a birthday video greeting on the bagpipes to someone special. It's a memorable and fun personalised gift. Paperless, not piperless!
Martin will play Happy Birthday on the pipes in the Scottish Highlands, and read out your own personal message. The film recording will be a one-off performance, done just for you. See examples below.
Your short film will be emailed to you (or sent via Facebook if you prefer). Then you can email it to your friend or relative on their special day.
To book Birthday Bagpipes
A unique Birthday Bagpipes greeting costs £25, payable in advance.
Please go to PayPal to make your £25 payment.
Then email firstname.lastname@example.org or DM Martin on Facebook.
Give Martin the short message you would like at the end of your tune, and please confirm the special date.
When ordering please try to give a few days notice. However we can usually film a greeting and get it to you very quickly if needed.
Other bagpipe greetings
We offer ANNIVERSARY and CONGRATULATIONS bagpipe greetings for any kind of celebration. Book as above, paying £25 via PayPal and emailing Martin with your details, plus any tune you have in mind.
Martin has played all kinds of tunes on the pipes for customers, including Scotland the Brave, Skye Boat Song, Flower of Scotland, film themes like Braveheart and Star Wars, pop songs including Layla, We are the Champions, Mama Mia, Ed Sheeran's Perfect, even Firestarter! Also classical themes like Beethoven's Pastoral and Verdi's Slaves Chorus.
You can also order your own tailor-made CHRISTMAS and HOGMANAY bagpipe greetings. Details on the website from October.
Birthday Bagpipes examples
Amazing service and so easy, worth every penny, highly recommend you to anyone.
Maggie McP. Scotland
That’s awesome! Thank you Martin! It made my day and hers!
Mac T. USA
Wow...brilliant pipes, beautifully shot, rapid and excellent service, rave reviews from pals who received our Hogmanay message! Thanks so much, we'll be back.
Jane R. England
Such a brilliant idea, she loved her greeting and played it loads of times!
Mike G. Australia
The pipes are calling! A lovely memory of midsummer.
E. L. James (Author)
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