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Northern Illinois Pipes and Drums Band

Providing musical support for formal civil service events since 2012.

Who We Are

Rooted in brotherhood and tradition, our dedicated musical ensemble consists of bagpipers and drummers. Operating out of northern Illinois and the Chicagoland area our band features current and retired firefighters, police officers, military personnel providing musical support to honor our fellow brothers and sisters during memorial services, honor flights and other events. 

Interested in joining the band or booking us for an event? Fill out the form below or send us an e-mail!

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NIPD played at the welcome home ceremony for Honor Flight Chicago yesterday. Absolutely loved hearing them as WWII and Korean War vets returned from their day of visiting the war memorials in Washington DC. Outstanding!
Karen B
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Being a member of the Regiment of the Salvation Army, also a fire chaplain and a soldier who fought for my Country & with 58 yrs as a drummer with the highlanders enjoyed it very much.
Milfred H
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Northern Illinois Pipe and Drum

NIPD is a tax-exempt charitable organization under Section 501(c)(3) of the IRS code.


Lake Zurich, Illinois

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