Month: September 2016

September 4, 1976 – Triumph Street Pipe Band captures 4th prize at the Grade 1 European Championships

Reminiscences by Pipe Major Hal Senyk Triumph Street in 1976 was a very young band – we were short on experience but developing confidence with our sound and musical presentation. We looked forward to our first trip to Scotland to compete in Grade 1 and get ourselves established as a legitimate Grade 1 band. In…

September 4, 1976 – Canadian Pacific Airlines Pipe Band wins the Grade 2 European Championship

Congratulations to BCPA member prize winners at the 2016 summer major solo competitions in Scotland

BCPA would like to congratulate the following BCPA members for their achievements at this year’s Argyllshire Gathering (August 24-25), Cowal Highland Gathering (August 26), Northern Meeting (September 1-2), and Royal Braemar Highland Gathering (September 3). Jori Chisholm – 2nd Royal Braemar Highland Gathering Gold Medal Piobaireachd – 2nd Royal Braemar Highland Gathering March Alastair Lee…