The McAllister Chanter Reed

The McAllister pipe chanter reed has set the standard for bagpipe tone for over 40 years.

Designed to exacting specifications to provide full, projecting and resonant tone for soloists and bands.

Our reed is known for-

  • rich, warm harmonics
  • durability
  • reliable in all conditions
  • extremely stable Piobaireachd High G
  • balanced scale suitable for any model of pipe chanter
  • classic “round-shoulder” and smooth tapered design

All of our reeds are hand crafted and rigorously tested. We are proud to say a single reed will provide pipers with months and even years of consistent playing.

The McAllister reed is played by many of today’s top soloists.

Be Known For Your Tone! Please visit the Contact/Order page to place an order.