Emily Matthiessen

The Parking Lot Pipers, seen performing at the Sequim Lavender Weekend in 2023, are a modern trio keeping up a historically rich musical art form. (Emily Matthiessen/for Olympic Peninsula News Group)

Bagpipe tradition forms family on Peninsula

Parking Lot Pipers keep Great Highland music marching on



Salish Sea on cusp of losing tufted puffins

One nesting pair reported on Protection Island



Juan de Fuca Harmony chorus to mark 40th anniversary

“It’s the music that brings us together, it’s the music that brings joy untold, those sweet melodies, those grand harmonies, light the fire… Continue reading