With over 25 years piping experience at Grade 1 Level, David Caldwell has played in the ranks of Field Marshal Montgomery, Strathclyde Police, 78th Fraser Highlanders and currently with the ScottishPower Pipe Band.

David Caldwell

David was P/M of Eden Pipe Band for 20 years and took them to Grade 2 World Champions in 1987. He has had great development in solo playing having achieved two All Ireland Senior titles & Piper of the Year at Junior & Senior Level (in same year). David also adjudicate's at various solo competitions. 

His experience in playing with top bands and solo playing have led to the tonal quality and precision sound from the Caldwell Reed.


David has given a number of workshops on reed maintenance, manipulation, how to use a reed and setting-up of your pipe - be it for individual or band playing. If you’re interested in having David conduct a workshop, please get in touch through email below.