First Annual Piping Clinic

This past weekend – 5-6 March 2022 – your Dubuque Fire Pipes and Drums held its first annual piping clinic. We had the good pleasure of hosting and learning from Mr. Andy Fusco, Pipe Major of the Las Vegas Pipe Band and Dojo University bagpipe instructor. Recently, our band has committed to (at least) aContinue reading “First Annual Piping Clinic”

Labor Day Parade – Benton, Wisconsin

A sizable, enthusiastic contingent of the band traveled into the Land of Cheese (a.k.a., Wisconsin) to play in the village of Benton’s Labor Day Parade on Sunday, 5 September 2021. We had a lovely time and greatly appreciated the warm welcome — by the crowds along the parade route and the high-minded folks in theContinue reading “Labor Day Parade – Benton, Wisconsin”

9/11 Memorial – Jesup, Iowa

A contingent of the band was honored to participate together with the Jesup Fire Department and the Buchanan County Honor Guard in welcoming the traveling 9/11 museum back to Jesup, Iowa. As we approach the 20th anniversary of 9/11, it was a moving reminder of the resiliency of community in the face of adversity. OurContinue reading “9/11 Memorial – Jesup, Iowa”