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Jim McGilvery Bagpipes Philadelphia

Bagpipes from Philadelphia, PA - Will travel up to 100 miles
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. The Great Highland Bagpipes have been on Jim's bucket list since first attending a highland festival back in college. The highlight of Jim's piping career to date has been performing along side the Philadelphia Emerald Society Pipe Band with the legendary Chieftains on stage at the Kimmel Center in downtown Philadelphia, PA.

Serving the Philadelphia, PA, NJ, DE & MD areas, with other areas on a case by case basis. Playing for beginnings, ends and life's every day celebrations in between. Jim has played weddings, funerals, birthday parties, golf outings, conventions, private & public St. Patrick's Day celebrations, participated in countless parades and pipe band competitions with the Philadelphia Emerald Society Pipe Band, busked from Bourbon Street to South Street and has been booked by a couple of pubs here and there. Additional testimonials, photos and videos are available on my Facebook page in my contact info. Thank you for considering me for your event.

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50+ GigMasters Bookings
Responds quickly to client requests
One of the most outstanding GigMasters members for 2016!
One of the most outstanding GigMasters members for 2015!

Country Club Event

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Jim was fantastic! His pipes and presentation really made our golf outing a true links experience for everyone!

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Funeral

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We needed a piper on short notice to play at a funeral. Internet searches including Gigmasters rated Jim highly so we reached out to him and a few others. He was the first to respond. We was consistently responsive and professional in every way. He took special requests and dressed in the Scottish tradition we requested. He was flexible with arrangements before and during the ceremony. His music and decorum were perfectly appropriate and helped make the day what we envisioned. I highly recommend Jim to anyone looking for a great bagpiper in Philly or the surrounding vicinity.

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Jim McGilvery Bagpipes Philadelphia’s Response:

Thank you John for inviting me to participate and for the very kind words. I am glad the pipes were well received. I appreciate you taking the time to write a review for me. Thank you again and God Bless. Jim McGilvery

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Funeral

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My husband requested 2 things for his funeral and the bagpipes are one. My husband would have been very pleased with his performance and the reverence he showed. I was not able to speak with him but I have already recommended him to the funeral director for future needs.

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Jim McGilvery Bagpipes Philadelphia’s Response:

Thank you Anna so much. I appreciate you allowing me to participate and for recommending me to the director. Sincerely, Jim

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PAST EVENTS
FUTURE EVENTS
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2017
Jun
9
wedding ceremony
Southampton, PA
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
2017
Jul
9
Birthday Party (Adult)
Seaside Park, NJ
7:00 PM - 7:15 PM
2017
Sep
29
wedding ceremony
Philadelphia, PA
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
2017
Oct
20
Wedding Ceremony
Bridgeton, NJ
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
2018
Apr
28
Wedding Ceremony
Philadelphia, PA
2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
2018
May
18
wedding ceremony
Philadelphia, PA
1:30 PM - 3:30 PM
2017
May
20
Wedding Cocktail Hour
Collegeville, PA
5:30 PM - 7:00 PM
2017
May
20
Private Party
Philadelphia, PA
1:00 PM - 1:30 PM
2017
Apr
30
Birthday Party (Adult)
Manchester Township, NJ
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
2017
Apr
12
Funeral
Springfield, PA
12:30 PM - 1:30 PM
2017
Apr
9
Wedding
Philadelphia, PA
6:30 PM - 6:45 PM
2017
Mar
25
Birthday Party (Adult)
Philadelphia, PA
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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Baby Showers
Bar Mitzvahs
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Happy Hours
Picnic
Bachelorette Parties
Concerts
Bat Mitzvahs
Bridal Showers
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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 Jim McGilvery Bagpipes Philadelphia will also travel to Langhorne, Trevose, Bensalem, Bryn Athyn, Feasterville Trevose, Huntingdon Valley, Beverly, Croydon, Holland, Abington, Cheltenham, Jenkintown, Levittown, Riverside, Riverton, Bristol, Elkins Park, Hatboro, Palmyra, Richboro, Warminster, Willow Grove, Wyncote, Burlington, Glenside, Willingboro, Dresher, Fairless Hills, Horsham, Moorestown.
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