Category: Around The World

News of BCPA members and bands from out of area competitions and events

Aaron Stone wins 2013 George Sherriff Memorial Amateur Competition

Aaron Stone of Sedro-Woolley, Washington won the overall title at the 2013 George Sherriff Amateur Invitational Memorial Solo Piping Competition, held at St. Paul’s Presbyterian Church in downtown Hamilton, Ontario on November 17, 2013. Aaron won the Piobaireachd contest with The Park Piobaireachd #2, as well as the March, Strathspey & Reel contest with “The Duke…

BCPA Pipers Bevan, Lee and Troy sweep Piobaireachd events at Oban

BCPA Pipers Bevan, Lee and Troy sweep Piobaireachd events at Oban, the only time all three Piobaireachd events at Oban have been won by pipers from a region outside ScotlandCongratulations to Alan Bevan, winner of the Gold Medal, Jack Lee for winning the Senior and James P. Troy for winning the Silver Medal at Oban. Wednesday…

Will Nichols and Graham Haddon win 2013 BCPA Pro Knockout

Will Nichols and Graham Haddon won the Pro Knockout Finals on Saturday March 9th 2013. Between live attendance and the streaming, there were about 150 people in attendance. See Will’s performance and links to the other recordings on the Knockouts page, and the story on Pipes|Drums. Graham’s video will be uploaded to YouTube later this…