Robert MacNeil

Boney Music Memorial Invitational and other major BCPA events this long weekend February 15 to 17, 2020

This long weekend February 15 to 17 offers a significant array of events that will be of interest to many pipers and drummers.. Boney Music Memorial Invitational Piping Competition and Recital The 5th Boney Music Memorial Invitational Piping Competition and Recital takes place on Saturday February 15 at the Seaforth Armoury, 1650 Burrard St, Vancouver.…

2020 BCPA Annual Gathering Online Entry and Tickets is OPEN

Online entry and band contest tickets for the 2020 BCPA Annual Gathering are now open here Please read the 2020 Annual Gathering Information Guide first before entering events or purchasing tickets as there are new events and updated information.. Payment for entries and tickets must be completed within 15 minutes of registering or registration is…

2020 Feb BCPA Mini-Gathering Schedule

The schedule for the February 15, 2020 BCPA 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 am EXCEPT GRADE 3 and GRADE 2 PIOBAIREACHD WHICH START AT 10:30 AM. Other details are located in…

BCPA launches youth piping and drumming educational initiative

The BC Pipers’ Association has launched a youth piping and drumming educational initiative with the objective of increasing the number of children playing bagpipes and drums. The first phase is focused on the Metro Vancouver area and involves an eight week program of free lessons for beginners starting the week of February 24. It will…