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October 23, 1962Archie MacNeill dies, age 83, Glasgow.
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Fri, 14 Oct 2016
“The pipes will fall in front of the band.” So ordered Queen Victoria way back when, and so it has been ever since. Except at the march past of the 2016 World Pipe Band Championships when the last band on, … Continue reading → …
UPCOMING EVENTS November 5, 2016Niagara SessionsNiagara FallsNovember 18, 2016Balmoral ClassicMcGonigle Theater, Central Catholic H.S., Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213November 19, 201621st Annual George Sherriff Memorial InvitationalSt. Paul's United Church, Hamilton, OntarioMay 20, 2017British Pipe Band ChampionshipsPaisley, ScotlandJune 10, 2017UK Pipe Band ChampionshipsBelfast
TIP OF THE DAY
Pipers: In prematurely changing the physical characteristics of your chanter, you may create greater problems for yourself than those which you initially sought to remedy.
Lionel Tupman, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario