Ciar Milne

Ciar Milne is a highland piper and bellows piper from Dundee. He has recently completed the Piping Degree at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, graduating with a First Class Honours Degree. In his final year, he spent his time researching the playing styles of South Uist and Cape Breton piping. Throughout the duration of his degree, he gained a wealth of performance experience which has greatly developed his musicianship. Through playing with the McLarenMilne Duo and the Kinnoull Ceilidh Band, he continues to perform regularly throughout Scotland. 

Ciar has had a wide variety of teaching experiences in recent years. As well as being an instructor for the National Piping Centre, he has taught bellows workshops in The Netherlands and chanter/bagpipe classes at Fèis Bharraigh. As of April 2023, Ciar was appointed as the bagpipe and whistle instructor for Clackmannanshire Council.