Piobaireachd Club Meeting Report – October 4th, 2013

PIOBAIREACHD CLUB Meeting Report Friday, October 4th, 2013 Ron and Eileen Sutherland graciously hosted the first club meeting of the new bag piping season. Jack Lee was the featured piper for the evening. Jack was congratulated on his recent win of the senior piobaireachd in Oban, and also on receiving an honorary degree from Simon…

Friday Piobaireachd Club Featuring Jack Lee

A reminder of the Piobaireachd Club meeting this Friday October 4th at the home of Ron and Eileen Sutherland. Jack Lee will be a featured piper for the evening playing Lady MacDonald’s Lament.  Jack recently won the Senior Piobaireachd at the Argyllshire Gathering in Oban playing this piece.  Jack has also been invited to compete at the annual Glenfiddich…

Solo Promotions for 2013/2014 and Mini-Gathering / Knockout Entries available

Solo Promotions have been posted on the Results page. Congratulations to all of the amateur competitors! Membership renewal time is here! Update your membership or join now on the Membership page and thank you all for volunteering and for helping BCPA meet our goals of promoting piping and drumming throughout BC, Washington and Oregon. Members (all…

Important dates for the upcoming season

Upcoming BCPA Events Annual General Meeting: Saturday November 9, 2013, 1:00 pm Scottish Cultural Centre Vancouver, BC Note: The AGM is starting one hour earlier than last year to allow time for presentations to the membership and members discussion on an important topic. Details to be announced soon.   Mini-Gatherings: Saturday November 16, 2013,  12…

Keith Highlanders Annual Concert at Kirkland Performance Center

The Keith Highlanders Pipe Band returns to the Kirkland Performance Center, celebrating their 14th year at KPC!  Road to Scotland Enjoy the best of traditional Scottish piping, drumming, fiddling and Highland dancing from the most successful pipe band in the Puget Sound area. A complete sellout at last year’s three concert so be sure to…

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

Congratulations 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 August 21st was a historic day for British Columbia piping. This is the only time all three Piobaireachd events at Oban have been won by pipers from a region outside Scotland.…

Final Grand Aggregate Standings and PNWHG Results posted

Ryan MacDonald Photography - Victoria Highland Games 2012

Results from Portland, Skagit and Kamloops Games posted

Portland Order of Play – Kamloops and Skagit Valley schedules posted

Kamloops and Skagit Valley Highland Games orders of play posted

BC Highland Games Order of Play posted

Pacific Northwest Highland Games to offer Drum Major Championships

With the help of Simon Fraser University Pipe Band World Champion Drum Major Jason Paguio, the Seattle Scottish Highland Games Association has reintroduced and revived Drum Major Competitions at this year’s Pacific Northwest Highland Games. Sign up for the Sunday competition using the drummers registration here>> and visit the free workshop on Saturday.