Three time Western U.S. Bagpiping Solo Champion Fred Payne performs as a bagpipe player/soloist for events in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout California. Fred is available for events in Central and Northern California, including the San Francisco Bay Area, San Jose, Silicon Valley, San Francisco, Oakland, Sacramento, and Reno. Fred has performed with the San Francisco Opera (2011), The California Symphony (2010), The Napa Valley Symphony (2008), and The Diablo Symphony (2008). Fred is an active member of the Western U.S. Pipe Band Association (WUSPBA).
Fred is available for all events: weddings, anniversaries, memorials, funerals, graveside services, retirements, birthdays, graduations, banquets, community and corporate events, conventions, grand openings, country clubs, golf tournaments, wineries, festivals, fund raisers, reunions, showers, and studio sessions.