April 2019 3
The draw was recently made for the 2019 British Pipe Band Championships, held in Paisley on Saturday 18th May.
We will be competing in the grade 2 contest, bringing the 18 band grade to a close at 16:33. This will be the bands first competitive outing of the 2019 season & will see us debut our new medley under the bands new leadership.
Our Novice Band have also been drawn to play 4th out of a 17 band Novice Juvenile B Grade at 10:24!
The full draw can be found via this link; https://www.rspba.org/html/contestdraw.php?id=21
A huge congratulations to tenor drummer Aimee, who competed recently at the 2019 Kingdom Thistle Solo’s, held at Lochgelly High School.
Aimee placed 3rd & 4th in the two sections she competed in.
We also have our race night upcoming on Friday 26th April, from 7pm! Tickets can be obtained via band members or contacting the band directly…
Congratulations to tenor drummers Aimee & Morgan who placed second and fourth respectively this weekend at the Lothian & borders solo drumming.
Last weekend, novice band drummer Robbie placed first at the Coatbridge indoor solo drumming.
A huge well done to all our members from both bands who have recently competed in solo events.