Month: October 2015

BCPA Special General Meeting, Annual General Meeting, and Annual Ceilidh – Nov 14, 2015

SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING A Special General Meeting of the BC Pipers Association has been called by the BCPA Board of Directors for Saturday, November 14, 2015 from 1:30 – 3:15 pm in Room 10011 of Blusson Hall, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby Campus. At site registration will begin at 1:00 pm. Free parking will be available…

BCPA Grand Aggregate Awards and Mini-Gathering – November 7, 2015

The 2015 BCPA Grand Aggregate Awards will be presented just before the Mini-Gathering on Saturday November 7 at 10:15 am in the Cafeteria of Pitt River Middle School, 2070 Tyner Road, Port Coquitlam, BC. Come out and congratulate the winners of these season long awards. The 2015/16 BCPA Mini-Gatherings start at 11:00 am at the…

Kevin McLean captures the 2015 Nicol Brown Championship

Kevin McLean, 2015 BCPA Grade 1 Piping Grand Aggregate winner, captured the 2015 Nicol Brown Amateur Piping Invitational Championship on October 10 in Albany, NY. Kevin placed 1st in the Piobaireachd, 2nd in the 6/8 Marches, and 3rd in the March, Strathspey & Reel. All events were adjudicated by Callum Beaumont, 2015 Northern Meeting Clasp…

Piobaireachd Club begins their 2015/16 season on Friday October 9

The first Piobaireachd Club meeting of the 2015/16 season is on Friday, October 9 starting at 7:30 pm. It will be hosted by Ron Sutherland at his residence, 4169 Lions Avenue, North Vancouver, BC. The feature piper will be Jack Lee, who by winning the 2014 Bratach Gorm in London qualified for the 2015 Glenfiddich…