Last updated Thursday May 31 at 20:00 BST
Craig Weir has composed a bagpipe piece to welcome the Dalai Lama to Dundee.
The departing conductor took some time out to discuss work, his love for Scotland, and The Broons.
The inaugural Big Beach Ball event was headlined by a DJ set from the Friendly Fires.
The Duchess of Rothesay also met staff and students at an Aberdeen university.
Steve Jobs once said the iPhone could do anything except play the bagpipes - he was wrong!
Brandon McPhee released his first album at the age of 11.
Around 2000 people are expected to attend the first Big Beach Ball festival.
Contest expected to bring £1.2m into local economy over three years.
Public vote selects two songs by celebrated duo.
Scotland produces yet another piping maestro for the prestigious Glenfiddich Piping Championships.
The life of Calum Kennedy is marked in an exhibition at Orinsay village where he was brought up.
Scottish school pupils have been listening to an album of music based on the Irish poet's work on National Poetry Day.
This year’s finalists for the prestigious contest have been revealed, featuring competitors from Shetland and Inverness to Buckinghamshire.
Major exhibition at Glasgow's Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum tells the story of one of the biggest rock bands in the world.
Sports Minister Shona Robison has written to officials in New Zealand after they banned bagpipes from stadiums.
Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama changes its name to Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
Cowal Highland Gathering is one of the largest highland gatherings in the world. Watch some of the highlights of the 2011 event here.
Malcolm Barclay is the manager and organiser of Cowal Games. STV caught up with him at the start of the day to see how it felt to finally be here.
Taggart Star Blythe Duff was the chieftain at this year’s Cowal Highland Gathering. STV caught up with her during the course of the day.
Culleybackey Pipe Band achieved a respectable 9th place at this year’s Cowal Highland Gathering. Watch their Performance here.