Month: December 2012

Tune Writing Contest celebrating VPPB 100th Anniversary

$500-$1000 is available for the winning tune in the tune writing contest to commemorate the 2014 100th Anniversary of the Vancouver Police Pipe Band. Submissions are due by March 31st, 2013, and winners will be announced by May 1, 2013. More details available at this link:  VPPB tune contest

Piobaireachd Club Meeting December 14th 2012

 Piobaireachd Club Meeting 14-12-12 The annual Christmas meeting of the Club was hosted by Jack and Christine Lee. A small (but select) group gathered to hear the ‘great music’ played by young and old alike.  What greater satisfaction can there be than to hear youngsters play, all the while hoping that one of them may…

BCPA Sanctioned Competitions for 2013

BCPA Sanctioned Competitions for 2013. See the BCPA Calendar for links and info. The Calendar has filtering options, you can see the Grand Aggregate/Non Grand Aggregate Games, as well as “Sanctioned” games with the Category and Tag filters, pictured here.  Feb 9 Piping and Drumming Knockouts Feb 16 Mini-Gatherings Mar 9 Annual Dinner Mar 29-30  BCPA Annual…