Members may like to take advantage of a number of events which will feature ceol mor at this year’s Piping Live festival being held in Glasgow from August 10 til August 17.

Helen Urquhart, the Festival’s Marketing Officer, has sent the following details:

Saturday 10th – The Silver Chanter – MacCrimmon Piobaireachd from Iain Speirs, Jamie Forrester, Jack Lee, Stuart Liddell, Callum Beaumont and Finlay Johnston. Jim McGillivray is judging the event.

Monday 12th – Piobaireachd of the Day – TNPC Otago Street- 2.30pm – £5/£4 – ‘Uncovered: Lament for Sandy Cameron’ with Jim McGillivray and Matt MacIsaac. Jim McGillivray tells the story of the relationship between Roddy Campbell and John Wilson and introduces this new tune. Matt MacIsaac performs the piobaireachd.
Masters Solo Piping Competition – From 08.30am Piobaireachd event (MSR start from approx 5pm). The National Piping Centre £8.50/£7.50 per event (Piob and MSR) 

Tuesday 13th –  Piobaireachd of the Day – TNPC Otago Street- 2.30pm – £5/£4 – Donald MacLeod Piobaireachd – John Wilson and Susan Miller will release a revised edition of Donald’s Piobaireachd Collection, now featuring all his piobaireachd compositions. John Wilson will play selected tunes at this event. 
Lunchtime recital – Dr Angus and Allan MacDonald – 1pm at The National Piping Centre – £5/£4 

Wednesday 14th – Learn@ Live! workshop – 11am – Royal Conservatoire of Scotland – £10 per workshop – Piobaireachd Presentation – Murray and Patricia Henderson / 2pm – Piobaireachd Introduction – John Wilson and Ross Ainslie  
Lunchtime Recital – Jack and Andrew Lee – 1pm at The National Piping Centre – £5/£4 Piobaireachd of the Day – TNPC Otago Street- 2.30pm – £5/£4 – Allan MacDonald  

Thursday – Piobaireachd of the Day – TNPC Otago Street- 2.30pm – £5/£4 – Patrick Molard Learn@ Live! workshop – 11am – Royal Conservatoire of Scotland – £10 per workshop – Piobaireachd Introduction – John Wilson and Ross Ainslie 
Lunchtime Recital – Angus D and Angus J MacColl – 1pm at The National Piping Centre – £5/£4  
Pipe Major Alasdair Gillies Memorial Recital Challenge – Strathclyde Suite at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall – £13.50 / £11 – A medley of tunes including hte ground of a piobaireachd for an entertaining night of piping. This year’s players are: Angus MacColl, Callum Beaumont, Finlay Johnston and Stuart Liddell.  
I think this is everything Piobaireachd, the Lunchtime recitals at The National Piping Centre may feature some, I’m not sure.