March 31, 2007

A. Gandy the biggest winner at Duncan Johnstone Memorial

Glasgow – March 24, 2007 – With a piobaireachd win and two high prizes in the light music events, Alex Gandy of Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, was the overall winner of the Dunancan Johnstone Memorial Competition at the National Piping Centre. Forty-two pipers graded B and C by the Competing Pipers Association entered. Duncan Johnstone’s daughter and granddaughter presented the prizes.

1st Alex Gandy
2nd Ali Henderson
3rd Michael Fitzhenry
4th Michael Elder
5th Alberto Massi
6th David Wilton
Judges: Donald MacPhee, Euan MacCrimmon

1st Andrew Hall
2nd Michael Elder
3rd Ali Henderson
4th Alex Gandy
5th Michael Fitzhenry
6th Euan Dewar
Judges: Peter Hunt, Douglas Murray

1st Michael Fitzhenry
2nd Alex Gandy
3rd David Wilton
4th Megan Harrington
5th Gavin Ferguson
6th Pamela Whyte
Judges: Colin MacLellan and Brian Donaldson


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  1. I wonder how long it will be before Jack and/or Terry Lee are confronted with the same thing Bruce is facing right now – the heir apparent nipping at his heels???!!! Good stuff!! Congratulations Alex……….and Bruce!



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