Tag: Bagpiping

Entries for BCPA June Online Competition Closes June 11

Why I will be attending/watching the 2019 Boney Music Memorial Invitational – by Rob MacNeil, President, BC Pipers’ Association

10 years ago this month, my Dad died from the same brain tumor that took Andrew Bonar’s life. My Dad, who bought me my first set of pipes, who drove me to my private lessons, and who with my Mum celebrated their wedding again as part of the “Highland Wedding” ceremony created by Lt. Col…

BCPA Region Pipe Bands & Remembrance / Veteran’s Day 2018

It is one of the busiest days of the year for pipe bands all over British Columbia. From Revelstoke to Vancouver Island, and in Washington and Oregon dozens of pipe bands and solo pipers took to the streets and cenotaph’s as we commemorated 100-years since the signing of the armistice ending World War I. Here’s a…