we make it easy to discover, learn, teach and research the classical music of the highland bagpipe.
The Pibroch Network gathers together and makes accessible pibroch’s earliest primary sources with the means to explore them effectively, meaningfully, and collaboratively.
By curating this suite of digital resources and making the materials ever more discoverable, we aim to drive innovation in research, education, performance, outreach and access to pibroch: the single malt of Scottish music.
At the pibroch network, our resources are designed for you
pipers and other musicians
For Highland pipers of all ages, abilities and aspirations, singers and players of other instruments such as harp, fiddle and lyre
researchers and composers
Providing a reliable and comprehensive digital library that makes the study of pibroch's primary sources easier than ever
students and teachers
Making the wealth of historical material easier to find, understand and integrate into learning, teaching and performance