Livingstone Memorial Invitational attracts seven entrants
If everyone plays, the annual William Livingstone Sr. Memorial Invitational Solo Piping Competition on May 10th in Hamilton, Ontario, will feature its smallest entry ever with seven pipers competing in the event.
Beginning with the Piobaireachd contest at 3 pm in the Argyll & Sutherland Highlanders of Canada’s Officers’ Mess at James Street Armoury, the competition will be judged by Robert Wallace and Bob Worrall, with Ken Eller the emcee for the evening.
- Michael Grey, Dundas, Ontario
- James MacHattie, Toronto
- Simon McKerrell, Glasgow
- Sean McKeown, Toronto
- Will Nichols, Seattle
- Jamie P. Troy, Victoria, British Columbia
- Lionel Tupman, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario
The annual competition is organized by the Niagara-Hamilton Branch of the Pipers & Pipe Band Society of Ontario.
“The Livingstone” has been held since the 1988 and is generally considered one of the premier solo piping events in North America.