Published: August 09, 2018

pipes|drums’ 2018 Guide to Grade 1 Bands’ World’s Week Practices & Appearances

Manawatu Scottish (New Zealand)

  • Practices: Staying at the University of Strathclyde and practicing 1-2 pm, Mon., Aug. 13; 2-4 pm, Tue., Aug. 14; and 2-4 pm, Wed., Aug. 15 on green space around the campus. 2-4 pm, Thur., Aug 16, at Glasgow Green.
  • Other appearances: Playing along Buchanan Street from 3 pm Monday as part of Piping Live!, and competing in the International Quartet Contest on Tuesday evening.


New Zealand Police

  • Practices: , Aug. 14, 2-4 pm, Kelvingrove Park; Wed. Aug. 16, 1-3 pm, Todd’s Bar, University of Strathclyde; Thur., Aug. 17, Glasgow Green, noon-2 pm.
  • Other appearances:, Aug, 15, various Piping Live! events.
  • Note: Weather permitting, things could change. Keep an eye on our Facebook page for regular updates.


Peoples Ford Boghall & Bathgate Caledonia (Scotland)