LATEST NEWS FROM BRITISH DRUM CO.

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BRITISH DRUM CO. WELCOMES

RUSS PINER

British Drum Co. are pleased to announce the latest addition to their artist family, Russell Piner, who joins as an independent marching artist. Piner is a serving member in the Corps of Drums of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines. His extensive career has afforded him many opportunities to excel as a composer and as a drummer; writing multiple compositions and gaining his diploma in Snare Drum & Natural Trumpet in 2012. In 2017 Piner became Bugle Major Training at the Royal Marines School of Music and is responsible for the development of all Royal Marines drummers and buglers.

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BRITISH DRUM CO. WELCOMES

NICKO MCBRAIN

 British Drum Co. is proud to welcome Nicko McBrain to the family as an Artist and International Ambassador. As the long-serving drummer with superstar Metal band Iron Maiden, Nicko McBrain is recognised as a world-class drummer, not only among his peers, but also as one of those rare drummers who can be considered a household name. With multi-platinum album sales and sold-out tours under his belt, Nicko is a global drumming icon, admired and respected everywhere. In addition to his capacity as an artist, Nicko will represent the brand globally and will play an integral role in the research and development of British Drum Co. products.

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BRITISH DRUM CO. WELCOMES

DAVID HENDERSON

Following on from the recent release of Glasgow Police Pipe Band we are pleased to announce leading Drummer David Henderson has joined British Drum Co. as an independent pipe band artist. Read More

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GLASGOW POLICE PIPE BAND

JOINS BRITISH DRUM CO.

Two months after a successful launch of their Axial Series at The World Pipe Band Championships held at Glasgow in August this year, the British Drum Co. can now proudly add the Glasgow Police Pipe Band to its Artists Roster Read More

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BRITISH DRUM CO. LAUNCHES

AXIAL PIPE BAND DRUMS

The World Pipe Band Championships in Glasgow, 2019 sees the launch of a brand new range of pipe band drums from the British Drum Co. Axial is a series of pipe band drums comprising of snare drum, tenor drum and bass drum and has been designed to look as futuristic and innovative as the engineering that sits at the heart of these fantastic instruments. Read More

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THE ROYAL MARINES

RETURN TO BRITISH MADE DRUMS

The British Drum Co. is proud to reveal that their new Regimental Series flagship snare drum, The RS1, has been selected as the instrument of choice by the world-renowned Corps of Drums of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines. The decision represents a welcome return to the historical tradition of the Royal Marines playing British-made drums following a period in which foreign instruments were the only viable alternative on offer. Read More

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BRITISH DRUM CO.

WELCOMES JIM KILPATRICK MBE 

Nearly 3 years after launching the British Drum Co. their Marching Division has announced Jim Kilpatrick MBE as their International Marching Specialist.

 

Kilpatrick, who was awarded an MBE in 2004 for ‘services to music’, has won the World Drum Corps Championships an unprecedented 19 times, including a run of 11 consecutive titles, a record that still stands. Kilpatrick has also won the World Solo Drumming Championships a record 16 times. Read More

BRITISH DRUM CO.

Unit 2, Haigh Avenue, Whitehill Industrial Estate, South Reddish, Stockport SK4 1NU

General Info: +44 (0) 161 804 4720.  Sales: +44 (0) 161 804 4723

info@britishdrumco.com       marching@britishdrumco.com

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