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Northumbrians and Pipers promotes a range of Traditional Music initiatives in the North East of England, with an emphasis on the ancient county of Northumberland. It was established in 2009 by Malcolm and Susan Craven.

These initiatives include:-

‘Friendly Neets’, in Alnmouth


1:1 music lessons

Courses to promote the playing of Northumbrian Smallpipes, fiddle, other folk instruments and voice.

• Playing Northumbrian Pipes at all types of ceremony, or special occasion.



Latest News

  • House Concert - House Concert - Wednesday 23rd July- talented Australian fiddle player Emma Nixon. Tickets £8 includes some supper and refreshments.
  • 2016 Friendly Neets This years Friendly Neet rehearsals are well under way. Shows will run at Hindmarsh Hall, Alnmouth,every Sunday evening 8-10pm starting on 24th July ending on the 11th September.
  • Getting Started Course – Fri 5/Sat 6 August. Your opportunity to come and spend 2 days trying the Northumbrian Pipes .Click Here
  • Northumbria Pipe Week - Plans are well under way for our 9th Northumbria Pipe week to be held in Whitley Bay 9- 14th October 2016. This is a pipe course for Northumbrian Pipers of all abilities.
  • For more details about any of the above Contact Susan@NorthumbriansAndPipers.com


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