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Archie Kenneth Quaich Results

Archie Kenneth Quaich 2015 The 23rd annual Archie Kenneth Quaich competition for amateur piobaireachd players was held in the Royal Scottish Pipers’ Society rooms in Edinburgh on Saturday 7 March.   The competition is sponsored by the Piobaireachd Society.   The Archie Kenneth Quaich was won, for the third time, by Tom Peterkin from Edinburgh, who played […]

Compositions by Matt Turnbull

Thanks to Matt Turnbull for sending these compositions, one of which is an arrangement of that great Piobaireachd Lament for Ronald MacDonald of Morar. The Widower’s Sorrow For my teacher Willie Connell on the passing of his wife Betty The Salute to the Margeiting On the loss of the ship the Margeiting off the coast of Brittany […]

Archie Kenneth Quaich 2015

THE ARCHIE KENNETH QUAICH COMPETITION The twenty-third annual amateur Piobaireachd competition for the Archie Kenneth Quaich will take place on Saturday, 7th March 2015, in the rooms of The Royal Scottish Pipers’ Society, 127 Rose Street Lane South, Edinburgh, starting at 10am. Entries and enquiries to Alan Forbes, 24 Garscube Terrace, Edinburgh EH12 6BN.   Tel: […]

Set Tune Notes 2014

Here are the set tune notes from the judges’ seminar where the 2nd half of each set tune list was discussed.   Notes on 2014 Senior Tunes  Notes on 2014 Gold Medal Tunes Notes on 2014 Silver Medal Tunes