BCPA Communications

Prizes Announced for 88th BCPA Annual Gathering

As the 88th British Columbia Pipers’ Association Annual Gathering takes place, a number of companies and individuals have donated prizes for winners. Piping Hot Tuition:  A tuition scholarship to the 2021 Piping Hot Summer Drummer Summer School (donated by Piping Hot Summer Drummer) will be awarded to the Most Promising Piper as jointly determined by…

Final Reminder to Annual Gathering Competitors

The deadline to register and enter the 88th BCPA Annual Gathering is Friday, March 19. Entries must be received by midnight. This year, the BCPA is conducting the 2021 Annual Gathering only for solo events and in an online format. Players will enter the Annual Gathering through the BCPA Registration Site, then record and upload…

Celebrating Piping & Drumming Families

The 2021 BCPA Annual Gathering will be held on April 2 & 3. And the Annual Gathering Ceilidh will follow, on April 17 – online. And this year we will be celebrating piping and drumming families. Generations of family members playing together, or passing on the skills and love of their instrument to the next…

New format Boney Music Memorial Invitational a success

Thank you to everyone that tuned into the Boney Music Memorial Invitational. It was great to hear stories and memories of BCPA Life Member, the late Andrew Bonar and to revisit the excellent piping presentations from our 2020 event. Click HERE to watch the event on YouTube The Boney Music Memorial Invitational is a piping competition…