Michael Johnston has been playing in competitions and performing on the bagpipes since 1995. He performs at many events each year including weddings, birthday parties, retirement parties, graduation ceremonies, awards ceremonies, highland games, farmers' markets, whisky tastings, Burns dinners, dances, school programs, parades, funerals, and memorial services.

Feel free to contact him for help selecting bagpipe music for your special event, transposing non-traditional tunes for the bagpipe, having a new tune composed for your special event, help locating a piping instructor or pipe band near you in the Portland area, or answers to general questions about piping.

At present, Michael is the pipe major of the River City Pipe Band in Portland, OR.