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September 24, 1958Lewis Turrell of New Zealand wins Gold Medal at Inverness playing “The Rout of the MacPhees”.
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- Regarding regrading
Mon, 19 Sep 2016
It’s regrading time, and that means associations all over the northern hemisphere are considering results and making decisions as to who should go up and down the competitive ladder. Some bands and soloists prefer to force the mat …
UPCOMING EVENTS October 1, 2016Australian Pipe Band ChampionshipsKnox Grammar School, Wahroonga, Sydney, AustraliaOctober 7, 2016Willie McCallum Concert in Scotia, New YorkFirst Reformed Church of Scotia, 224 N. Ballston Ave (Route 50), Scotia, NY 12302 October 8, 2016The Nicol-Brown Amateur Invitational Piping CompetitionFirst Reformed Church of Scotia / 224 N. Ballston Ave (Route 50) / Scotia, NY 12302October 9, 2016Master Class with Willie McCallum in Albany, New YorkCeltic Hall / 430 New Karner Road / Albany, NY 12205 October 22, 2016World Solo DrummingGlasgow Caledonia University, Glasgow, Scotland
TIP OF THE DAY
On a cold, dry winter’s day, sometimes all you need is a little lick, and a gentle rub to get it going . . . chanter reeds can dry out easily!
Sean McKeown, Toronto