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Piobaireachd Society Bursary 2018

Applications are invited for the 2018 Piobaireachd Society Bursary 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 of a week of expert tuition focusin...

Piobaireachd on Radio

Pipeline  Lord Lovat's Lament to V1 (Nick Hudson), Lady Margaret MacDonald’s Salute (Angus MacColl), MacKay’s Banner (D MacDonald) and Lament for Mary MacLeod (Willie MacCallum) Crunluath  Lament for Mary MacLeod (Hugh MacCallum)Lament for the Children (Gavin Stoddart)Lament for Hugh (Finl...

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 ...