Eilidh teaches piping at Belhaven Hill School in Dunbar.

Eilidh Alexander is a piping tutor based in East Lothian.

She began playing at primary school and then joined the Preston Lodge High School Pipe Band which gave her many opportunities. She comments; “I played at concerts and events, and took part in competitions all over Scotland.  The band travelled abroad to places like Belgium, Ireland, Germany and even China.”

When she left school, Eilidh was offered a piping apprenticeship based at Preston Lodge High School where she worked for 18 months. Since then, Eilidh has gained a position at Belhaven Hill School in Dunbar, where she has been working for the past three years.