Category: Competitions

BCPA Pro Knockout Final to stream live

The BC Pipers’ Association announces live streaming of the Final round of the 2013 BCPA Knockouts. BCPA became a pioneer in live Internet streaming of solo piping and drumming competitions in January 2011 and has improved the broadcast quality during this season, and is investigating options for removing commercial interruptions in future events. The final…

Annual Dinner and Knockout Finals Tickets available for March 9th

Annual Dinner and Knockout Finals tickets are on sale now as an event through the BCPA registration site here or through Sarah McLatchy at sarah.mclatchy@hotmail.com. The top three Mini Gathering Competitors (see standings here) in each grade receive a complimentary ticket to the dinner, where they will be presented with their awards. Mini Gathering winners are…

Mini-Gathering Schedule – several classes to start at 11:30

Grade 1, Grade 2 and Grade 4 Piobaireachd and Beginning drumming will all start at 11:30 am on Saturday at Pitt River middle School. Reminder to competitors who have begun within the past couple years, there’s a valuable seminar for parents and competitors at 10:30 am. The schedule is here>> and most other information is on…

Nichols, Paton, Otto, Haddon and MacRae advance to Final Knockout

Photo By Weatherly Schiele

Full results of the February 9th Piping and Drumming Knockout event are now available on the results page. Congratulations to all the players, it was a great evening of piping and drumming, with over 40 in attendance and 270 views on the live stream with a peak of 48 watching simultaneously from as far away as…