Wilson, Easton, Rowe in the chips at Canterbury Silver Chanter

Published: October 28, 2016
(Page 1 of 1)

William Rowe and Stuart Easton with their Canterbury Society winnings.

Christchurch – October 22-23, 2016 – The Highland Society of Canterbury’s annual solo piping competitions over the New Zealand Labour Weekend saw William Rowe win the Silver Chanter for MSR, Stuart Easton scoop up the former winners and piobaireachd, and Greg Wilson take the other light music events to gain the overall trophy.

Silver Chanter MSR
1st William Rowe
2nd Angus Hawke
3rd Malcolm Galloway
4th James Wansink
Judges: Alastair Hanning, Iain Robertson, Vaughan Wheler

Former Winners Clasp MMSSRR
1st Stuart Easton
2nd Greg Wilson
3rd William Rowe
Judges: Alastair Hanning, Murray Mansfield, Stewart McKenzie

A-Grade
Piobaireachd
1st Stuart Easton
2nd Greg Wilson
3rd William Rowe
4th Richard Hawke
Judges: Alastair Hanning, Stewart McKenzie

2/4 March
1st Greg Wilson
2nd Richard Hawke
3rd Jamie Hawke
4th Stuart Easton
Judges: Alastair Hanning, Iain Robertson

Strathspey & Reel
1st Greg Wilson
2nd Liam Kernaghan
3rd William Rowe
4th Stuart Easton
Judges: Alastair Hanning, Iain Robertson

Hornpipe & Jig
1st Greg Wilson
2nd William Rowe
3rd Liam Kernaghan
4th George Mason
Judge: Murray Mansfield

 

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:
October 23, 1962Archie MacNeill dies, age 83, Glasgow.
TOP STORIES
Articles from the last three months with the highest overall ratings by readers.
  1. Memories of Boney
  2. Hundreds salute Reay Mackay
  3. Blair digital chanter promises to rock piping
  4. Forget not
  5. RISEN
MOST RECENT POST
  • #MeToo
    Thu, 19 Oct 2017
    I can only imagine what it’s like for female pipers and drummers to persevere in what is still a male-dominated – and often dominating – avocation. It’s a topic that has interested me for many years, going back to the … Continue r …
Read more »
UPCOMING EVENTS October 28, 2017Glenfiddich Solo Piping ChampionshipBlair Castle, Blair Atholl, Scotland

November 4, 2017London CompetitionsKensington Conference & Events Centre, The Town Hall, Hornton Street London

November 5, 2017Bloomington Pipers’ Society November GatheringSt Thomas Lutheran Church, Bloomington, IN

November 10, 2017Silicon Valley Pipe & Drum WorkshopSaratoga, CA

December 3, 2017Bloomington Pipers’ Society December GatheringSt Thomas Lutheran Church, Bloomington, IN

TIP OF THE DAY
Once you’ve learned exercises, don’t forget them! Make it a habit to incorporate them into your practice regimen, even when playing on pipes.
George Campbell, Oshawa, Ontario