Category: events

BCPA music production seminar with Alastair Lee

Looking to create a music track or video for your pipe band during these pandemic times? Music engineer and award-winning piper Alastair Lee will lead the next BCPA weekend seminar on music production on Saturday, January 22 at 9:00 AM. Alastair’s seminar will explain audio recording, mixing and video editing using both free and paid…

Upcoming Weekend Seminar with Gord Pollock

Upcoming Weekend Seminar with Gord Pollock Join us this Saturday morning, October 30 as the BCPA weekend seminars continue.  Starting at 9am (Pacific Time) Gord Pollock goes beyond the Great Highland Bagpipes, focusing on Northumbrian pipes, Scottish small pipes, Border pipes and Uilleann pipes. Pollock will talk about each pipe individually and provide demonstrations. To…

Duncan Johnstone Concert 2021

In March 2020, the annual Duncan Johnstone Memorial Piping Competition was one of the first piping events to be cancelled as the effects of the pandemic took hold. With the event postponed for a second year due to the continuing government restrictions, The National Piping Centre has created a new event to celebrate the life…

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…