Burns Night is annually celebrated in Scotland on or around January 25. It commemorates the life of the bard ( poet) Robert Burns, who was born on January 25, 1759.
The day also celebrates Burns' contribution to Scottish culture. His best known work is Auld Lang Syne. Bagpipes, Pipers, Drummers and Pipe Bands. Ardle Enterprises - Music for Pipes and Drums sells a book with a selection of piping tunes and another with snare drum beatings; there are some WAV format samples to download. Bagpipe Associates provide Scottish and Irish bagpipe music for all occasions with solo bagpiper, bagpiper and drummer, Mini Band or Full Pipe Band in the Minneapolis- St.