Date(s): November 20, 2015,
November 21, 2015
Location: McGonigle Theater, CCHS, 4720 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA. 15213,
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The Ninth Annual Balmoral Classic, the US Junior Solo Bagpiping and Solo Snare Drumming Championships (21 years or younger). No citizenship requirements. Contests on Saturday 8:30am to 5pm. Piping judges are Bill Livingstone, Dr. Bill Wotherspoon, Duncan Bell; Drumming judges: Gordon Bell, Donald Bell.
Among the many prizes are new sets of McCallum and Naill bagpipes from the manufacturers, and a HTS 800 Premier Snare drum donated by Henderson Imports.
Deadline for submitting an entry is October 26.
Piping Forms available at: http://balmoralclassic.org/webfm_send/203;
Drumming forms at:http://balmoralclassic.org/webfm_send/202 .
The event also includes a Friday evening welcoming reception with music and refreshments, and a Saturday evening concert featuring Alasdair Fraser (Scottish fiddle)and Natalie Haas (cello). 412 323-2707.