Upset As 52nd Lowland Regiment Wins Piping Centre Quartets
Glasgow – May 30, 2003 – The quartet of the 52nd Lowland Regiment, a Grade 2 band with acclaimed solo piper Gordon Walker as Pipe-Major, pulled off a major upset at the final round of the annual National Piping Centre Quartet Competitions against a field of Grade 1 finalists.
Over 175 people attended the contest, which comprised medley and MSR events.
1st 52nd Lowland Regiment
2nd Strathclyde Police
3rd Dysart & Dundonald
Judges: John Wilson, Iain MacLellan, George Summors
Also competing but not in the prizes were quartets from the David Urquhart Travel, Lothian & Borders Police, and Vale of Atholl bands.
What do you think? We always want to hear from our readers, so please use our comment system to provide your thoughts!
Do you have competition results? Be sure to send them to pipes|drums. We can’t report what we don’t know about! Please remember to support the businesses that advertise and make the not-for-profit p|d possible.
NO COMMENTS YET