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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

New BCPA website

The new website is up and working. Everything about the new website is easier to manage and update, easier to find old posts, has a new slideshow celebrating the successes of our members at out of area events that will be easy to keep updated and generally an updated look and feel. We received a…

Two Pipe Bands from BCPA nominated for Pipe Band of the Year

Pipes|Drums magazine asked “a panel of 30 expert and informed pipers and drummers around the world for their votes across several categories for the people, bands and products that made the most news, the biggest impact and the best contributions in the piping and drumming world in 2011.” Congratulations to Field Marshall Montgomery who had a…