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December 2, 2023

Boghall is Scots Trad Music 2023 Scottish Pipe Band of the Year; Domhnall Bàn MacDonald Music Tutor of the Year

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November 24, 2023

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Good karma, good friends, good timing and good fortune: new Calgary band “discards old mindsets”

There’s a new pipe band in the western Canadian city of Calgary that strives to play with meticulous attention to...
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