Tasting the Big Apple
TALENTED young musicians from Oban High School Pipe Band were give a taste of the Big Apple when they took part in the famous Tartan Day parade through New York City.
The boys and girls from Oban joined celebrities, politicians and members of the public on the parade along Sixth Avenue on Saturday, organised by the St Andrews Society of the State of New York.
The schools pipes and drums were well-received by the New Yorkers, who turned out in droves to witness the sea of tartan and all things Scottish.
The Oban band was among 30 pipe bands from the US, Scotland and other parts of Britain taking part.