Month: April 2017

30th Anniversary of the tune for the British Columbia Pipers’ Association

Memories by Rob MacNeil. April 20, 2017 marks the 30th Anniversary of the tune for the British Columbia Pipers’ Association. In the lead up to the 1987 Annual Gathering, Captain John MacLellan, who was adjudicating that year’s Annual Gathering with Robert Wallace, recommended that a tune composition competition be held for a tune to be…

Complete Results and Recap of the 2017 Annual Gathering

The complete results of the 2017 Annual Gathering are now posted on the Results page. They include the per event results, the aggregate/overall winners in the solo and band events, and details of the band results. In addition, winners of the special event awards are included. The Grand Aggregate standings are also updated on the…

Partial results of the 2017 BCPA Annual Gathering

Bruce Gandy won the MacCrimmon Memorial Cairn for Open Piping Piobaireachd, the March, Strathspey & Reel, and the Aggregate at the 2017 BCPA Annual Gathering on April 14 & 15 at Clayton Heights Secondary School, Surrey, BC.   Andrew Lewis captured the Competing Pipers Association Combined B&C Grade Piobaireachd.   Grant Maxwell won both the…

Band Competition to stream on Facebook Live