Children’s and family audiences enjoy an authentic highland bagpipe experience with John McLean Allan. All John’s programs include a brief history on the highland bagpipe and its influence on the Scottish culture and tradition. John Scottish dress is also explained including his family’s personal tartan! John has musical experiences for everyone: preschool, elementary school, roving entertainment, cities, community events, libraries and more.
John moved from Scotland to Los Angeles to pursue a music career and has been lucky enough to be a professional musician for over 16 years. John has played with the likes of Korn, The Chieftains, Michael Flattley, and Charlotte Church. He’s appeared in numerous movies, TV shows and stage comedies such as Oscar-winning Best Picture – Million Dollar Baby, Austin Powers 2, Primary Colors, The Tonight Show, The West Wing, Always Sunny in Philadelphia, Providence and many others.