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The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory CVO CBE FRSE MA CA - Lady Ivory DL MA ARCM FRSA - Sandy Grant Gordon CBE MA.    Read More

Uist and Barra Annual Invitation Competition 2019 - Results

There was a great day of piping on Saturday 2nd March at The National Piping Centre Otago Street for the Uist and Barra Annual Invitational Competition. 

Congratulations to Finlay Johnston, one of our teaching team, who was the overall winner, winning both the Piobaireachd and MSR events. 

Here are the full results: 

Piobaireachd
1st Finlay Johnston - “The Battle of Auldearn” #1
2nd Iain Speirs - “I Got a Kiss of the King’s Hand”
3rd Angus MacColl - “MacLeod of Raasay’s Salute”
4th Cameron Drummond - “The Earl of Seaforth’s Salute”
5th Glenn Brown -  “Beloved Scotland”

MSR
1st Finlay Johnston
2nd Angus MacColl
3rd Willie McCallum
4th Connor Sinclair
5th Roddy MacLeod

Hornpipe & Jig
1st Angus MacColl
2nd Willie McCallum
3rd Finlay Johnston
4th Sarah Muir
5thCameron Drummond

It was a fantastic event, superbly run by the Glasgow Uist and Barra Association. We hope you enjoyed the day in person, or on our livestream feed. 

 

The National Piping Centre exists to promote the study of the music and history of the Highland Bagpipe.
Patron HRH The Prince Charles, Duke of Rothesay, KG, KT, GCB.
Founders: Sir Brian Ivory CVO CBE FRSE MA CA - Lady Oona Ivory DL MA ARCM FRSA - Sandy Grant Gordon CBE MA

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HRH The Prince Charles,
Duke of Rothesay, Patron

with Founders, Sir Brian and Lady Ivory and the Lord Provost Bob Winter on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the Opening of The National Piping Centre.

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