Band Members

Lukas Schlintl, St. Veit/ Austria, drums; lives and works as drummer in Austria, international Performances; Double bassdrum-specialist with Metal-background, drum teacher; regular band member since October 2019

Duncan Knight, Knight of the Pipes, Edinburgh/ Scotland, UK; Great Highland Bagpipe; Studied bagpipes from the age of 10. Graduated as a Bachelor of Music with 1st class honours, from Edinburgh Napier University in 2007. Played with The 1st Battalion, Royal Scots at the Edinburgh Military Tattoo 2004 and at Balmoral Castle as part of the Queen’s garden party entertainment. Played with The Royal Scots Borderers competition band 2007 – present. Other performances in France, Austria, Italy, Hungary and Tunisia; Currently also playing Scottish Smallpipes, whistles and mandolin with Edinburgh based folk group ‘The Gorms’. duncan@celticarocks.com

Geza Frank, Vienna/ Austria, Great Highland Bagpipe, Uilleann-Pipe, Whistle; Bachelor in Irish Music & Dance (honors), master Irish Traditional Music Performance (honors), he is touring and playing concerts as well with Carlos Nunez as his own bands Fourth Moon and Event Horizon, solist at „Hollywood in Vienna“; Geza is also the substitute of Eric Rigler (the top-piper in Hollywood, you can hear him play at Braveheart, Titanic, Avatar, Outlander, among others) at „Titanic live“ and “James Horner live“ and the substitute piper and whistle player of the Scottish top-band Manràn, too. Band member since September 2019

 

Gajus Stappen, Vienna, Austria; acoustic- & electric guitar; experienced live and studio guitarplayer, bandleader and producer of the band, worked with artists such as Jennifer Rush, Maurice Gibb, Ace of Base; Bandleader and producer of Celtica; video- and photo artist. gajus@celticarocks.com