Consistently taught private lessons on the Highland bagpipes since turning professional in 1978. Now have a worldwide student body who connect face-to-face, at workshops and schools, and using online teaching technology.
Instructor at the Ontario Summer School of Piping and Drumming
Bruce instructs new pipers at the Halifax Citadel
Instructed at the Spokane Piobaireachd Society summer school in 1978-1982
Chief Instructor at the Spokane Piobaireachd Society summer school in 1988 and 1990. In charge of overseeing the classroom structure, making a commitment to see every student in the school privately in the two weeks that the school runs. Responsible for the tuition of the other instructors at the school.
Instructed at the Gaelic College in Cape Breton in 1990.
Have instructed individuals and bands in a series of weekend clinics for the past 20 years in New Brunswick, Toronto, Winnipeg, Regina, Calgary, Edmonton, Vancouver, Halifax, Portland, Chicago, Boston, New York, Florida and Minnesota. Dealt with all aspects of piping and pipe band playing.
Currently on the judges panel in Ontario, the Prairies, and both east and west coasts of Canada as well as the western United States