From the desk of John V. Rose"Smoky Mountain Scottish Festival and Games.I am in the process of registering the games and inviting judges. We have a few changes this year I want to let you know about..
Three years ago I contacted my friend Lee Forshner, from Dropkick Murphy's, asked me about getting a set of bagpipes that would really catch people's attention.I told him that I knew the perfect peopl..
Several former St Thomas, and Hamilton Pipe Band members have formed a new Grade 3 band in Houston Texas.There are currently 3 bands in Houston. The G4 Houston HighlandersG3 St Thomas school bandG1 S..
Kerr McQuillan of KMQ Drumming, and Boghall & Bathgate Caledonia Pipe Band won the Livi Invitational snare solo competition for 2021.Kerr was playing an Andante Next Generation Reactor Snare Drum, fam..
The piping and drumming world is much smaller than people often realize.Yes, we are spread all across the globe, but our numbers are small compared to other musical disciplines.Today I picked my mothe..
A three day Public Safety Honor Guard/Pipe & Drum clinic is being hosted in Waco Texas on May 18-20 2022, by the Waco Firefighters Honor Guard.The instructors come from as far away as Belfast Northern..
"As part of our birthday celebration we are extremely excited to announce our upcoming Bagpipe Bash fundraiser hosted by the AMAZING Celtic Crossing Memphis!Join us for a three-course dinner benefitin..
Simon Grant, Drum-Min pipe band drumming tutor, has compiled a booklet for pipe band tenor and bass drummers.Simons credentials include:Preston Lodge Pipe Band Drumming TutorRD Pads AmbassadorDrumBrel..
"The Dunedin Scottish Arts Foundation is proud to partner with the Eastern United States Pipe Band Association, Metro Cup, and the The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association - RSPBA to present the Inter..
The EUSPBA, after many years, have decided to simplify the massed band scores for snare, tenor and bass players.This should allow newer players to quickly get up to speed, and allow them to perform qu..