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Piobaireachd Society Bursary 2017 – closing date extended to 31st May

The closing date for this week of tuition at the College of Piping has now been extended to 31st May. The bursary aims to encourage young pipers who do not have easy access to a piobaireachd teacher to learn piobaireachd. Previous successful candidates were very positive about their experience o...

Piobaireachd on Radio

Pipeline  Cabar Fèidh Gu Brath (Roddy MacLeod),  Queen Elizabeth II Salute (Niall Stewart), Cronin Padruig Seamus (Finlay Johnstone), One of the Dead's Lament (Patrick Molard) Hihorodo hiharara cherede cherede (Jack Taylor) Phantom Piper of Corriearyk (Gordon Walker) Fhailt Na Misk (Patrick Molar...

Archie Kenneth Quaich 2013

    THE ARCHIE KENNETH QUAICH COMPETITION The twenty-first annual amateur Piobaireachd competition for the Archie Kenneth Quaich will take place on Saturday, 2nd March 2013, in the rooms of the Royal Scottish Pipers' Society, 127 Rose Street Lane South, Edinburgh, starting at 10am. Entries and e...

Robert Reid Archive

The Piobaireachd Society has been fortunate in acquiring tapes left by Robert Reid.  We are grateful to his family for permission to publish these.  The tapes have now been digitalised and are available to Piobaireachd Society members. Robert Reid was a pupil of John MacDougall Gillies for 18 ...