Finlay MacDonald. Photo: John Slavin.

Finlay MacDonald has today been appointed as the Director of Piping of the National Piping Centre (NPC). He takes up his new role in June.

The NPC released the following statement today:

“The Board of the National Piping Centre is delighted to announce that Finlay MacDonald has been appointed to the position of Director of Piping of the National Piping Centre. He will assume this position on June 1, 2020. He has worked at the NPC since 2002 and for the last 12 years has been an outstanding and creative Head of Piping Studies. We look forward very much to working with him.” 

The 42-year-old replaces Roddy MacLeod MBE who resigned recently.

Finlay, from East Renfrewshire, was recently appointed Artistic Director of this year’s Piping Live! Glasgow International Festival of Piping.