Victoria Highland Games

May 17, 2014
Topaz Park, Victoria, BC, Canada

The Victoria Highland Games & Celtic Festival has grown to a nine day celebration of Scottish music, culture and arts. Includes solo piping and drumming, Highland dancing and pipe bands, plus many community events.

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THIS DAY IN HISTORY:
August 25Anne Spalding (nee Stewart) and Patricia Henderson (nee (Innes) become first female competitors allowed to play in Gold Medal contest, Oban (1976); Faye Henderson first female winner of Highland Society of London Gold Medal (2010).
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Young drummers: Learn to play with subtlety so that the effect is rhythmical and musical.
Alistair Aitken, Gorebridge, Scotland