Welcome to The Professional Highland Bagpiper, Tennessee and Georgia's Premier Ceremonial Bagpiper Specializing in Weddings, Funerals and Teaching. With 15 years experience tutoring students and performing the bagpipes, people from across the country have come to rely on Michael's talent and professionalism to create a truly memorable musical experience. funeral bagpiper, wedding bagpiper, bagpipe lessons, Atlanta bagpiper, Chattanooga bagpiper, Nashville bagpiper, Knoxville bagpiper,

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Offering Unrivaled Quality In Bagpipe Performance & Instruction

Introduce a unique performance to your wedding, funeral or special event, and experience the powerful sounds of the Great Highland Bagpipes. Michael Whinery has years of extensive experience and has performed in front of thousands; he gives his audiences a musical experience like no other. Michael offers bagpipe services throughout Tennessee, Georgia, Alabama and the Carolinas. 

Setting the proper tone is an important factor when planning your function, which is why Michael Whinery discusses the specific details of the event with you. Arriving in full regalia, The Professional Bagpiper is sure to have a dramatic impact at your event, whether it’s a joyous occasion such as a wedding or graduation, or a reserved and respectable funeral.
Michael performs at functions throughout the southeast focusing on the areas surrounding Chattanooga TN. Michael's schedule is designed to ensure that he is always available to perform the bagpipes at your event. He has also developed relationships with other bagpipers in the area so that if ever there is a scheduling conflict, Michael will make all the arrangements to insure that a bagpiper of great quality and reliability will perform in his place.
​The bagpipes are an instrument that can make or break your event. In the hands of a professional musician like Michael who has a strong foundation with regards to playing ability, instrument maintenance and tuning, the performance is sure to be a wonderful experience. If on the other hand the pipes are not set up properly and are not in tune, the bagpipes have the potential to be a distraction from what should be an uplifting musical experience. Michael guarantees that his performance will meet and exceed your expectations. With almost 20 years experience playing the instrument and over a hundred opportunities to perform at special events, Michael has the experience to ensure a world class bagpipe experience for all of those in attendance.