October 31, 2006

Angus MacColl wins Glenfiddich

Blair Atholl, Scotland – October 28, 2006 – Angus MacColl of Benderloch, Scotland, won the Glenfiddich Solo Piping Championship after finishing first in the Piobaireachd event and fourth in the MSR.

1st Angus MacColl, “The Red Speckled Bull”
2nd Greg Wilson, New Zealand, “My Dearest On Earth, Give Me Your Kiss”
3rd Euan MacCrimmon, Inverness, Scotland, “Mrs. MacLeod of Talisker’s Salute”
4th Roddy MacLeod, Cumbernauld, Scotland, “The Earl of Ross’s March”
5th Iain Speirs, Edinburgh, “Nameless (cherede darievea)”
Judges: Iain MacFadyen, Jack Taylor, John Wilson

1st P-M Gordon Walker, Moscow, Scotland, “The Braes of Castle Grant,” “Tulloch Castle,” “John Morrison of Assynt House”
2nd Willie McCallum, Bearsden, Scotland, “The Braes of Brecklet,” “Susan MacLeod,” “The Man from Glengarry”
3rd Greg Wilson, “Major Manson at Clachantrushal,” “The Caledonian Society of London,” “The Little Cascade”
4th Angus MacColl, “MacLean of Pennycross,” “Shepherd’s Crook,” “Mrs. MacPherson of Inveran”
5th Roddy MacLeod, “Lord Alexander Kennedy,” “The Piper’s Bonnet,” “The Smith of Chilliehassie”
Judges: Jimmy Banks, John MacDougall, Jim McGillivray

Also playing but not in the prizes were Alastair Dunn, Glasgow; Murray Henderson, Kirriemuir, Scotland; and Allan Russell, Kelty, Scotland.


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