Lamond goes to Pitlochry. Wins.

Published: September 10, 2016
(Page 1 of 1)
Brian Lamond.

Brian Lamond.

Pitlochry, Scotland – September 10, 2016 – Several solo pipers who currently compete infrequently emerged to play at the Pitlochry Highland Games, one of the last outdoor events of the Scottish season. One was Brian Lamond of Dunfermline, Scotland, who emerged the overall winner. As usual at Pitlochry, there was no piobaireachd event. Weather was warm and sunny with large crowds mainly of international tourists. Sixteen competed.

MSR
1st Brian Lamond
2nd Donald MacPhee, Alexandria, Scotland
3rd Craig Sutherland, Crieff, Scotland
4th Edward Gaul, Dundee, Scotland
5th Greg McAllister, Wishaw, Scotland
6th Rory Grossart , Glasgow
Judges: Barry Donaldson, Logan Tannock

6/8 March
1st Andrew Bova, Glasgow
2nd Brian Lamond
3rd Craig Sutherland
4th Rory Grossart
5th Sandy Cameron, Roybridge, Scotland
6th Graham Mulholland, Fife, Scotland
Judges: Jimmy Banks, Gordon Clark, Tom Speirs

Jig
1st Craig Sutherland
2nd Sandy Cameron
3rd Brian Lamond
4th Andrew Bova
5th Graham Mulholland
6th Greg McAllister
Judges: Jimmy Banks, Gordon Clark, Tom Speirs

 

VN:R_U [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0.0/5
VN:R_U [1.9.22_1171]
Rating: 0

GET THE MOBILE APP!
The new pipes|drums app offers the same publication with a streamlined experience. Get the latest news optimized for your smartphone.
Download on the App Store

Get it on Google Play
THIS DAY IN HISTORY:
February 25Donald MacLeod’s “Knightswood Ceilidh” gets 3rd prize in composing contest; Hector MacLean wins with “The Knightswood Highlanders,” 1949. John D. Burgess gives recital in Copenhagen for Copenhagen Winter Competition, 1979.
MOST RECENT POST
  • Browbeating retreat
    Tue, 21 Feb 2017
    Why are you out to get us? You seem to have it in for me. Why are you so unfair? You’re biased! Watching the new US President going at the American intelligence agencies, the media and pretty much anyone or … Continue reading → …
Read more »
UPCOMING EVENTS March 3, 2017Buffalo Bagpipe Band Club 2nd Annual Higland Ball “A Musical Progression”Brownschidle Legion Post Kenmore NY

March 3, 2017Redding Bagpipe CompetitionRed Lion Hotel, Redding, CA USA

March 3, 2017Winnipeg Scottish FestivalCanadinns Polo Park

March 3, 2017Pipers Club AtlanticThe Old Triangle Alehouse 5136 Prince Street, Halifax, Nova Scotia

April 7, 2017Cincinnati Piping & Drumming Solo Competition & WorkshopSpringdale Nazarene Church, 11177 Springfield Pike, Cincinnati, OH 45246

TIP OF THE DAY
Once blown for a few weeks new reeds tend to provide a more stable, crisper tone in a pipe corps than older reeds. Time the re-reeding of the pipe corps to ensure reeds are at their optimum come contest time.
Stewart MacKenzie, P-M, Manawatu Scottish

FROM THE ARCHIVES