Watch this webpage later in January 2021 for information and details on a NEW SYSTEM for BCPA online competitions YouTube links and music details submissions.
There are two Mini-Gatherings for 2020/21: Saturday November 7, 2020 and Saturday February 20, 2021
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the 2020/21 Mini-Gatherings are being conducted virtually by adjudication of submitted video recordings.
October 23, 2020 for the November Mini-Gathering, and February 5, 2021 for the February Mini-Gathering.
ORDER OF PLAY
For the November 2020 Mini-Gathering, all “early bird” entries received by 11:59 pm September 27, 2020 will be considered to be randomly received on September 27. Entries received after this date and time, order of play is first to enter, last to play format.
For the February 2021 Mini-Gathering, all “early bird” entries received by 11:59 pm January 10, 2021 will be considered to be randomly received on January 10. Entries received after this date and time, order of play is first to enter, last to play format.
Orders of Play are published one week before the competition and Events Schedules are published 3 days before the competition, all on the main page of the BCPA website.
To provide amateur players with regular opportunities to test the preparedness of their new competition tunes for the outdoor season.
- The Grade 1 Piping, Grade 1 Snare Drumming, and Intermediate Tenor Drumming competitors with the highest “Super Aggregate” score from the Mini-Gatherings and Annual Gathering combined will receive up to a maximum of $600 CDN toward an airline ticket to Toronto, ON, Glasgow, Scotland, or Kansas City, MO to compete in the George Sherriff Memorial Amateur Invitational, World Solo Drumming Championship, or Midwest Highland Arts Fund Winter Storm respectively. Travel prizes subject to conditions. Refer to the Information Guides for details.
Please carefully read the 2020/21 Mini-Gatherings Information Guides for rules and music requirements.
We look forward to seeing you all in November and February!
November 2011 Mini Gathering