Amazing Grace Piper

Bagpipes from Tulsa, OK - Will travel up to 250 miles
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As a professional piper, I currently play in two pipe bands in Oklahoma. I have performed at numerous funeral services, military honor services, birthday parties, weddings, church services including Native American churches and, a Cowboy Church in Wichita Falls, TX. I have also played for both public and private schools from elementary grades to University level institutions. In Oct. 2015, I was honored to be invited to play the pipes at the Oklahoma State University (OSU) Memorial Service for the four individuals that lost their lives as well as the many injured and their families that survived the tragic incident that occurred during the Oklahoma State University Homecoming Parade in Stillwater, OK. I have also had the honor of playing my bagpipes over several graves in Arlington National Cemetery. Notably, General of the Army, George C. Marshall's grave; General of the Army, Omar Bradley's grave; and Capt. Johnny Michael Spann's grave in October 2012 (all pictured in the gallery). Captain 'Mike' Spann, USMC, was the first American to die in the "war on terror" after Sept. 11, 2001. By invitation, I was honored to meet the Spann family in July 2015 at their home in Winfield, Alabama where I played my pipes for them in honor of their son, Mike Spann. I have performed in several area churches including Asbury United Methodist Church, First United Methodist Church, (both in Tulsa), First Presbyterian Church in Claremore for Reformation Sunday, First Baptist Church in Sapulpa for their annual Patriotic program on July 3rd. (2016) & the First Baptist Church in Rogers, Arkansas for their Christmas cantata, "Peace on Earth" (December 2016 & 2017). I have been invited to put on programs at several Lions Clubs and Rotary International Clubs (Tulsa - Henryetta - Okmulgee - Bartlesville) as well as several Senior Citizen's organization. In July 2016 & 2018, I was invited to play for a Gideon's State Fund Rally for the Okmulgee Camp. (Pictured is Gideon International speaker from Ghana, West Africa, Israel George Akuaku). I am honored to have been invited to play my bagpipes at the Oklahoma State Capitol, House of Representatives, for Tartan Day, April 6, 2017 by invitation of the Speaker of the House. (See photo gallery)

My piping repertoire includes patriotic tunes, Christmas tunes, traditional Scottish & Irish tunes, wedding marches and tunes of faith. My attire is that of a traditional Scottish Highland Piper. Over the years, my piping has taken me to numerous states including but not limited to the states of Texas, Alabama, Arkansas, Mississippi, Georgia, Virginia, North Dakota and, of course, Oklahoma. A majority of my requests comes from the Tulsa, Bartlesville, Stillwater, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and Springdale & Rogers Arkansas areas. In November 2015, I played the pipes for a 90 year old veteran's surprise birthday party at the request of the Bartlesville Lions Club. I have been invited back to the Bartlesville Lions Club to play my pipes in January 2017 again for the veteran. During the spring of 2016, I have played for the "shotgun" start of three golf tournaments, two in Tulsa and Indian Springs in Broken Arrow. AAA Oklahoma recognizes men and women in the Oklahoma Highway Patrol each year at an awards luncheon. This year, 2018, I am invited to play my pipes for this event to be held at the new Edmond Convention Center in Edmond, OK. The event was held on March 29th. Pictured is OHP "Trooper of the Year" Brian Costanza and his trusted piper at the awards luncheon in March 2017.

I am a graduate of Kemper Military School & College in Boonville, MO with continued studies at the University of Oklahoma and Oklahoma Baptist University. I am married to my wife, Linda, of 49 years and we are blessed with three grown children and six beautiful grandchildren. I am honorably discharged from the US Army having served proudly during the Vietnam era.

If you are looking for a piper and the sound of the Great Highland Bagpipes for any occasion, I am a click away. I will work with the client and, if needed, I can recommend tunes that will be appropriate for your special occasion. I would be pleased to provide you pricing and referrals upon request. All inquiries are welcome. PLEASE NOTE: Recent video available upon request.........
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It was a pleasure to work with Kent and would highly recommend him for any occasion. He was accommodating and professional in every way. We were so glad he was able to be part of our mother’s Celebration of Life.

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Amazing Grace Piper’s Response:

Thank you, Donna, for your critique as well as your recommendation. I appreciate that very much! Kent

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Very professional with excellent communication that made our event a great one. Looked and played well. Was interactive with our party and was respectful of the occasion. I highly recommend the Amazing Grace Piper.

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Amazing Grace Piper’s Response:

Thank you sir! I was honored to play my pipes for your father-in-law; a Navy & Marine Corps veteran having serve, with honor, in both Korea & Vietnam. He is at peace now!

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Kent was "amazing"-ly helpful. His communication with me was excellent; even with last minute changes, he was available and pleasant to work with! He was perfect for our event!

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Amazing Grace Piper’s Response:

Connie - It was an honor to play my pipes for your father, a U.S. Army veteran. God rest his soul.

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2018
Oct
19
Funeral
Locust Grove, OK
11:00 PM - 12:00 AM
2018
Oct
20
Wedding Ceremony
Eureka Springs, AR
7:00 PM - 7:45 PM
2018
Oct
28
First Presbyterian Church
Claremore, OK
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
2018
Nov
2
Wedding
Wichita, KS
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
2018
Nov
3
Salt Creek Church Veterans
Holdenville, OK
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
2018
Nov
11
WWI Doughboy Statue
Henryetta, OK
6:00 AM - 6:30 AM
2018
Oct
14
MidAmerican Nazarene Univ.
Olathe, KS
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM
2018
Sep
20
Floral Haven Cemetery
Broken Arrow, OK
11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
2018
Sep
16
Okla. Scottish Festival
Broken Arrow, OK
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
2018
Sep
15
Funeral
Tulsa, OK
2:00 PM - 2:15 PM
2018
Sep
15
Okla. Scottish Festival
Broken Arrow, OK
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
2018
Sep
13
"Trooper of the Year" OHP
Edmond, OK
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
10th Battalion of the Highland Light Infantry (HLI) Crossing the Rhine
6/8 Scottish Quick March
A Secret Wedding
Movie ~ Brave Heart
Abide With Me
Scottish Hymn
Amazing Grace
John Newton - Brittish Hymn
America
Patriotic (American)
Angles We Have Heard on High
Christmas
Army Song (Army Goes Rolling Along)
Patriotic (American)
Atholl Highlanders
Scottish - Traditional
Auld Lang Syne
Robert Burns
Balmoral
Scottish - Traditional
Bagpipes
Celtic Bagpipes
Proms
Weddings
Baby Showers
Bar Mitzvahs
Celebrations
Funerals
Happy Hours
Picnic
Bachelorette Parties
Concerts
Bat Mitzvahs
Bridal Showers
Events
Bachelor Parties
Banquets
Christenings
Conventions
Festivals
Fundraisers
Halloween Parties
Meetings
Birthday Parties (Kids)
Birthday Parties (Adult)
First Communions
Luau Parties
Wedding Ceremonies
Wedding Receptions
Engagement Parties
Family Reunions
Rehearsal Dinners
Please note Amazing Grace Piper will also travel to Jenks, Broken Arrow, Oakhurst, Glenpool, Bixby, Kiefer, Leonard, Sapulpa, Catoosa, Mounds, Sand Springs, Coweta, Owasso, Sperry, Beggs, Kellyville, Collinsville, Haskell, Redbird, Skiatook, Inola, Prue, Claremore, Mannford, Preston, Porter, Slick, Vera, Morris, Oologah.
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