Ottawa – April 13, 2013 – Andrea Boyd won the annual Glengarry Cup MSR competition, an event organized by the Ottawa Branch of the Pipers & Pipe Band Society of Ontario. The competition was held at the Royal Canadian Air Force Officers’ Mess in downtown Ottawa. The trophy is donated by the Glengarry Pipe Band and the contest features both professional and top local amateur competitors. Boyd recently moved to Ottawa after an extended period in Scotland, and is now playing with the Grade 2 Ottawa Police Pipe Band.
Glengarry Cup (13 played)
1st Andrea Boyd, â€œJohn MacDonald’s Welcome to South Uist,” “Lady MacKenzie of Gairloch,” “The Sheepwifeâ€
2nd Jacob Dicker, “Jeannie Carruthers,” “Caledonian Society of London,” “Sandy Cameronâ€
3rd MacGregor van de Ven, â€œThe Braes of Castle Grant,” “Tulloch Castle,” “Broadford Bayâ€
4th Tom Brown, â€œJohn MacFadyen of Melfort,” “Dora MacLeod,” “Alick C. MacGregorâ€
Judge: Bob Worrall