Category: workshops

Celtic Arts Winter School Scholarship Application Deadline – November 1, 2017

The Celtic Arts Winter School is offering a limited number of piping, drumming and fiddling scholarships for the Winter School 2018. The deadline for applications is Wednesday, November 1, 2017. The school offers sessions for Highland pipes, drumming, smallpipes and fiddle with the addition of guitar, new for 2018. For more information, please visit the…

Complete Results and Recap of the 2017 Annual Gathering

The complete results of the 2017 Annual Gathering are now posted on the Results page. They include the per event results, the aggregate/overall winners in the solo and band events, and details of the band results. In addition, winners of the special event awards are included. The Grand Aggregate standings are also updated on the…

2017 BCPA Annual Gathering Online Entry is OPEN

Changes affecting BCPA sanctioned pipe band competition events and band gradings

Following a year of consultations with pipe band leaders, Highland Games organizations, and other pipe band associations in North America, the BC Pipers’ Association is introducing the following significant changes beginning in the 2016/17 season.     New and revised music requirements for Grades 5 and 4 band events Webinar on preparing for the new…