Alt Pibroch Club

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Note from J David Hester, of the Alt Pibroch Club - www.altpibroch.com It’s been a couple of years since I reached out to you, and I wanted to update you and your membership on the status of the Alt Pibroch Club, a suite of site dedicated to the transformation of pibroch performance and competition by exposing students to the insights garnered from primary source materials. That’s a lot of big words. What it comes down to is, with the cooperation of the National Library of Scotland and the...
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Wellington Pipers Club Brown Cup: 13 June 2015: Royal New Zealand Police College, Porirua

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The Wellington Pipers Club Presents: The Brown Cup (Open Light Music) The Everest Memorial Open Piobaireachd Held at the Royal New Zealand Police College, Papakowhai, Porirua. on Saturday June 13 2015. The Judging panel for both events will be senior club members Mr John Hanning and Mr Ross Hanning of Wellington. If entries warrant, two boards will operate and an additional panel advised. The Prize money for both events is as follows: 1st $175 2nd $125 3rd $75 4th $ 50 The four...
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2016 Tunes Out

The Secretary of the Music Committee, Greg Wilson, has announced the 2016 tunes. Clasp Competition The Bells of Perth PS 2, K Scarce of Fishing PS 3, K The Earl of Ross’s March PS 10 The MacDonalds’ Salute (Corrected version) (*) PS 11 Lament for Hugh PS 13 MacLeod of MacLeod’s Lament PS 15, K A Son’s Salute to his Parents Donald MacLeod Book The Phantom Piper of Corrieyairack (*) PS 20th Century Book Scores for tunes marked (*) are available on the PS website at: www...
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Wellington Pipers Club – Piobaireachd at LOCHANBRAE: This Sunday

Our first event for 2015 is an invitation to the home of club member Ross Edwards in Otaki for a BYO BBQ and few tunes on Sunday 18 January 2015. This is a fantastic setting to come and enjoy some fellowship, have a picnic and hear a few tunes and those that attended last year had a fantastic day. Details are as below: Wellington Pipers Club - Piobaireachd at LOCHANBRAE Listen and or play Piobaireachd in a non-competitive park like setting. Families are most welcome, kids enjoyed the...
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Murray Henderson/Greg Wilson Piobaireachd Seminar: 6-9 April 2015

This is the best chance you will have in Australasia to improve your knowledge and skills of the Big Music with two of the best exponents and teachers. Don’t miss it!  On a personal note, I've been to two of these seminars before and they are brilliant. Excellent for beginners, experts and enthusiasts. Phil Mair Makoura Lodge, Apiti 6th to 9th April 2015 This seminar is suitable for piobaireachd enthusiasts at all levels to extend their depth of knowledge and appreciation of this gr...
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