Cairngorm Pipes and Drums Name Origination
Cairngorm Highland Pipes and Drums Band gets it's name from the infamous mountain range in Scotland. The name "Cairngorm" is a derivative of two other words, "Cairn" meaning round rocky hill or stone monument, and "Gorm" meaning colored stone. The name Cairngorm is given to an ornamental yellow or brown quartz found in the Cairngorm mountains. Cairngorm is a variety of smoky quartz crystal found in these mountains in Scotland. It usually has a smokey yellow-brown colour, though some specimens are a grey-brown.
Where have we played?
- Memorial Day Parade in Warminister, Pa.
- 4th of July Parade in Southampton, Pa.
- 9/11 Memorial Service in Yardley, Pa.
- MS Walk in Sellersville, Pa.
- and more...