Connecticut Firefighters Pipes and Drums is a service pipe band founded in 1992, dedicated to providing traditional Bagpipe and Drum music to the fire departments of Connecticut for funerals, memorials, parades and other ceremonies.
The band practices every Tuesday night at 7:00 PM alternating weeks between the Echo Hose firehouse, located at 379 Coram Ave in Shelton CT. (1st and 3rd Tuesdays) and the Waterbury Firefighters Local 1339 hall in the restored Waterville firehouse, located at 1551 Thomaston Ave. Waterbury, CT. (2nd and 4th Tuesdays)
Please check the practice schedule section of this site for practice info and location
The band performs at 50 - 75 fire service related events yearly.
Special thanks to the Echo Hose Co. and Waterbury Firefighters Local 1339 for allowing the band to use their great facilities for practice sessions.
FOR INFORMATION REGARDING BOOKING
THE BAND CONTACT: Ryan Paretti - Band Manager Connecticut Firefighters Pipes and Drums PO Box 1782 Litchfield, CT. 06759
Unfortunately due to the amount of requests we receive and the resources that we have available, the band is NOT AVAILABLE for NON FIRE SERVICE events such as weddings, partys and funerals for non members of the fire service. As much as we would like to be able provide music for these events, we simply do not have the rescouces to be able to do so.