Scottish Lion - 78th Fraser Highlanders - Ontario, Canada
OverviewDrew Duthart started playing under the instruction of his father Alex, and at age 14 moved to Shotts & Dykehead. During the next five years he achieved every drum corps prize possible, also winning the World’s Juvenile Solo Drumming Championship.
After Shotts, Drew joined the British Caledonian Airways Pipe Band until moving to Ontario in 1986. He was lead drummer of the Metro Toronto Police, helping win the North American Pipe Band Championship twice in the 1990s. After a short hiatus from the pipe band world, Drew returned to play with the Peel Regional Police, and then the Scottish-Lion 78th Fraser Highlanders, becoming lead tip in 2004. Under Drew’s leadership, the 78ths won Best Drum Corps at the 2007 World Pipe Band Championships