Joining the team of piping tutors at PBA Summer School 2017 is Ian Lyons. Ian has been involved in pipe bands and solo piping for 38 years.
He has played with some of the World's top pipe bands such as The Pipes & Drums of the Royal Ulster Constabulary from Northern Ireland, The Victoria Police Pipe Band from Melbourne, Australia, The 78th Fraser Highlanders Pipe Band from Toronto, Canada and he currently plays with the Field Marshal Montgomery Pipe Band from Northern Ireland.
Ian has played in 26 Grade 1 World Pipe Band Championships with 22 top six finishes including 5 wins. He is also Pipe Major of the Moorabbin City Pipe Band who have also been very successful, winning 5 Australian Championships & 2 New Zealand Championships in Grade 2.
Ian played with FMM in their 4-in-a-row World Pipe Band Championship wins of 2011, 2012, 2013 & 2014.