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THE POLICE PIPE BAND TRIVIA CHALLENGE!
Test your knowledge of the rich history of competitive police pipe band around the world!

THE ALEX DUTHART HISTORY CHALLENGE!
How much do YOU know about the greatest pipe band drummer in history?

OKAY, SMARTY-PANTS. SHOW US HOW MUCH YOU KNOW!
It’s time to test your knowledge of SFU Pipe Band factoids in our fun trivia quiz!

HAVE FUN WITH OUR NEW TRIVIA CHALLENGE!
How much do YOU know about the RSPBA? Test your knowledge in our fun quiz!

TAKE THE NEW TRIVIA CHALLENGE . . .
Test your knowldge of Gold Medal factoids in our fun quiz!

Take the pipes|drums Trivia Challenge . . .
Test your piping and drumming smarts in our fun quiz!

Test your knowledge of factoids!
Take the skill-testing quiz!

How much do you know about Capt. John MacLellan?
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Test your USA piping and drumming knowledge!
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How much do you know about Bill Livingstone?
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The World Pipe Band Championships:
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October 1, 1952Tribute dinner for Willie Ross, Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh.
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UPCOMING EVENTS October 7, 2016Willie McCallum Concert in Scotia, New YorkFirst Reformed Church of Scotia, 224 N. Ballston Ave (Route 50), Scotia, NY 12302

October 8, 2016The Nicol-Brown Amateur Invitational Piping CompetitionFirst Reformed Church of Scotia / 224 N. Ballston Ave (Route 50) / Scotia, NY 12302

October 9, 2016Master Class with Willie McCallum in Albany, New YorkCeltic Hall / 430 New Karner Road / Albany, NY 12205

October 22, 2016World Solo DrummingGlasgow Caledonia University, Glasgow, Scotland

November 18, 2016Balmoral ClassicMcGonigle Theater, Central Catholic H.S., Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15213

TIP OF THE DAY
Avoid the “but I don’t like it” trap. Once you gain some understanding of piobaireachd, you’ll learn to love it. It’s what the pipe was made for.
George Campbell, Oshawa, Ontario

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