RSCDS Hosts Luke Brady Concert Sunday, March 18

BCPA would like to notify our members of this upcoming Vancouver event given the interest in Scottish country dance music among many of our members. The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society (RSCDS) is bringing well-known accordion players over from Scotland in about 10 days time and one of them, Luke Brady, is scheduled to put…

Celtic Performing Arts Presents Carlos Nuñez in Concert April 6 and 7


“Pipe music as if played by a Coltrane or a Hendrix.” – The Guardian He’s back! Featuring a unique show that includes Basque musicians and singers—and perhaps even a few local BC pipers and dancers, Carlos Nunez delivers music from his native Northern Spain fused with that of Scotland, Ireland, Brittany, and beyond.   Nunez will play two shows in…

2017 February BCPA Mini-Gathering Results and Aggregates

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The results of the 2017 February BCPA Mini-Gathering are now posted on the Results page. Photos from the 2017 February BCPA Mini-Gathering are posted on the BCPA Photo Gallery. Our thanks to Ken MacKenzie for taking and posting the photos of the prize and aggregate winners, the White Spot Pipe band for running…

2017 Mini-Gathering Schedule

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The schedule for the February 2017 Mini-Gathering is now posted here. The Mini-Gathering will once again be held at Pitt River Middle School, 2070 Tyner Road, Port Coquitlam, BC, V3C 2Z1 and starts at 11:00 a.m. The contest should be finished at about 2:40 p.m.  Other details are located in the Information Guide located here.

2017 February BCPA Mini-Gathering Orders of Play

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A link to the Orders of Play for the 2017 February BCPA Mini-Gathering is now posted here. The complete schedule of events will be posted on February 15, 2017. Other details are located in the Information Guide located here.  

54th Annual Tartan Ball on March 25, 2017


Greetings! The Clan Gordon Pipe Band is thrilled to announce our 54th Annual Tartan Ball on March 25, 2017. Doors open at 7pm. Save the date and come join us for a night of music, dancing and socializing with friends and family. We are pleased to announce that joining the Clan Gordon Pipe Band will…

Andrew Lee Dazzles Crowd to Win Boney Music Invitational

Competitors of the 2nd annual Boney Music Invitational Piping Competition and recital.

  Andrew Lee of Surrey, British Columbia, stunned the audience during his 20-minute performance and was named champion of the second annual Boney Music Invitational. A panel of five anonymous judges unanimously chose Andrew the winner with Alastair Lee placing second – also by unanimous decision. Andrew Lee was invited to the competition after having…