The passing of Pipe Major Albert Duncan CD – Update

Pipe Major Albert Duncan

Pipe Major Albert Duncan, CD, passed away on March 30, 2016. He contributed his talents to piping and pipe bands in BC in so many ways, among them: the third Pipe Major of the storied Seaforth Highlanders of Canada Pipes & Drums, winner of the MacCrimmon Memorial Cairn at the Annual Gathering, President and long…

2016 Portland Highland Games Online Entry

2016 Pacific Northwest Highland Games Online Entry

2016 Skagit Valley Highland Games Entry Form

Complete Results and Recap of the 2016 Annual Gathering

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The complete results of the 2016 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…

2016 Victoria Highland Games Online Entry

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Some results of the 2016 BCPA Annual Gathering

Zephan Knichel - 2016 AG Open Piping Aggregate winner

First time winners dominated the Open Piping events at the 2016 BCPA Annual Gathering. Zephan Knichel of Surrey, BC captured the Open Piping Aggregate, winnning the March, Strathspey & Reel and Jig events.               Andrew Lee won the MacCrimmon Memorial Cairn for Open Piping Piobaireachd and Kevin McLean captured…

BCPA Annual Gathering Live Now

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All Instruments Session on Saturday at the Annual Gathering

A new “All Instruments Session” is being introduced at the Annual Gathering on Saturday March 26, 2016 from 12:45 – 2:30 pm in the Hub area. It is a forum for pipers and drummers to bring along their other instruments such as small pipes, uilleann pipes, whistles, bodhrans, guitars, etc and play pipe tunes together…

2016 Annual Gathering Schedules posted

2016 Annual Gathering Orders of Play and Livestreaming link

Links to the Orders of Play for the 2016 BCPA Annual Gathering are now posted on the main page of the BCPA website http://www.bcpipers.org On March 22, links to the events schedules will also be posted on the main page. As in previous years, the following Annual Gathering events will be livestreamed at http://livestream.com/bcpipers/AnnualGathering2016 Friday…

Ken MacKenzie to receive the Mary MacKinnon Memorial Service Award

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Piobaireachd Club featuring Seumas Coyne – March 18, 2016

Complete Results of the 2016 February BCPA Mini-Gathering

The complete results of the 2016 February BCPA Mini-Gathering are now posted on the Results page. They include the per event results for February, and aggregate winners of the 2015/16 season Mini-Gatherings. Photos from the 2016 February BCPA Mini-Gathering are posted on the BCPA Photo Gallery. Our thanks to William Kennedy of the Northwest Junior…

James P. Troy wins inaugural Boney Music Invitational, a brain cancer research fundraiser

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James P. Troy won the inaugural Boney Music Invitational Competition Recital that was held in the evening of February 13, 2016 at the Halpern Centre of Simon Fraser University’s Burnaby campus in front of an audience of over 100 attendees. Alastair Lee placed second with Jori Chisholm, Andrew Lee, and Brittney Otto also competing in the…