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UPCOMING EVENTS July 31, 2015Glengarry Highland Games (North American Pipe Band Championships)Maxville, ON

August 1, 2015Aboyne Highland GamesAboyne Green, Aboyne

August 1, 2015Spokane Highland GamesSpokane County Fair & Expo Center, Spokane, WA

August 2, 2015Montreal Highland Games Parc Arthur-Therrien in Montreal’s borough of Verdun (QC).

August 2, 2015Bridge of Allan Highland GamesBridge of Allan

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Train drummers to use their ears to reinforce what clean and consistent drumming should be so that when more difficult scores are presented, clarity and musicality are the result.
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