Hire Matt Willis for your Event

Matt Willis performs at a a wedding
Weddings:
The pipes make a wonderful addition to a wedding ceremony, and there is no need for either bride or groom to be Scottish. The volume of the pipes will fill the hall or church, and the pipes carry beautifully outdoors. Matt would be happy to discuss with you how to include the pipes in your ceremony, whether it be for the procession of the bride, the recession of the new couple, or any other moments that the bride and groom may wish to have a musical statement. Call or email Matt to ask for ideas on how you can incorporate the pipes into your event.

Memorial Services:
The passing of a loved one is always a difficult time and Matt Willis takes the time and care to approach each service with the dignity and respect your family deserves. Matt ensures the details are correct, from the tuning of the pipes to his professional appearance and attire. Matt can perform at the church or funeral home, or at the graveside, and is available play at both events if that is the wish of the family. Call or email Matt to ask for ideas on how you can incorporate the pipes into your event.

Private Events:
Matt has been requested to play a wide range of events, from retirement ceremonies to birthday parties. Whether the event is joyous or solemn, the music of the pipes can be a wonderful addition to the day. Call or email Matt to ask for ideas on how you can incorporate the pipes into your event.

Recording Sessions:
Matt has recorded two studio albums with The Killdares, and has had the opportunity to be featured with a number of other recording artists and organizations such as Heather McCready, the Gateway Church, and the Daystar Network. Matt has several custom bagpipe chanters that allow him to play in several concert keys, allowing him to join in with other musical instruments. Matt also can play the Irish penny whistle and uilleann pipes, so whatever Celtic sound you may want to add to your recording, Matt can offer. Please call or email Matt with any questions about what it would take to have Matt Willis featured on your recording.