Ross Miller hails from Linlithgow, West Lothian where he is the official Town Piper. He studied Bagpipes, Scots Song and Whistles at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. In July 2017 he graduated with a First Class Honours Degree in Traditional Music - Piping. Ross was a finalist in the 2019 BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician of the Year competition.
A World Champion piper, Ross began piping aged 7 and was the Pipe Major of the National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland. He competed with the world famous Boghall and Bathgate Caledonia Pipe Band for many years. He is now a member the Grade 1 Inveraray and District Pipe Band.
Ross has performed in many countries such as: New Zealand, Australia, USA, Ghana, Russia and all over central Europe as well as appearing on BBC Hogmanay Live and performing solo on the roof of Murrayfield Stadium.
His debut album - The Roke - was released in March 2020 to critical acclaim and received a nomination for Trad Album of the Year at the MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards 2020.
"Listen to the second set, which sails seamlessly through waltzes and a Breton tune, to slip into exuberant overdrive..." ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ The Scotsman
"However you like your piping, The Roke has something to offer." The Living Tradition