Drum Majors Instructional DVD
Drum Major William Jordan's Basic Flourish, Flourish I & Flourish II .
DRUM MAJOR WILLIAM JORDAN
Drum Major William Jordan of Scottish Power Pipe Band is one of the most experienced Drum Majors in the World today. Billy started with Dumbarton & District Pipe Band at a young age as a drummer. Following this he joined the 1st Bn Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders, as a side drummer and has also played tenor and bass drum.
Billy completed the drumming courses at the Army School of Piping & Drumming, and also completed and passed RSPBA drumming exams. On completion of his Drum Majors Certificate and his military courses, he was appointed Drum Major of the 1st Bn Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders.
Drum Major Jordan was the 1st Drum Major to lead the Edinburgh Military Tattoo abroad in New Zealand in 2000. This was one of the highlights of his career along with playing for Her Majesty the Queen & the Royal family several times during his career. He is the technical director of the world famous International school of Scottish Drum Majors Display Team, which can be seen at various events and Tattoos around the world.
Billy is a Champion Drum Major and a major finalist in all of the Scottish, British, European, World and Cowal Championships. Billy’s students have won every major championship that can be won, including Champion of Champions of the World. Billy’s overseas students have taken prizes in the following countries, Australia, Germany, USA and Canada. The dedication of Drum Major Jordan to promoting Scottish Culture and Art in the form of Scottish styled Pipe Band Drum Majors, around the world is second to none. He is dedicated to ensuring that every Drum Major regardless of race, age or background has the same opportunity to access instruction in Scottish pipe band Drum Major classes.