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Posted by Ian Burrows on 31 January 2017 2:06 PM

Augharan Pipe Band Drum Corps are holding a drumming marathon on Saturday, 4th March from 9am to 9pm. Please see attached flyer for further details.

Posted by Ian Burrows on 27 January 2017 1:57 PM

Please see attachment regarding Piobaireachd Seminars for 2017.

Posted by Ian Burrows on 25 January 2017 11:36 AM

Please see attached for details of an upcoming event in the Donaldson Hall, Garvetagh, Castlederg on Saturday 18th of Februray 2017.

Posted by Ian Burrows on 24 January 2017 4:54 PM

The Cullybackey Solo Piping and Drumming Competition will be held on Saturday, 8th April 2017. Further details to follow soon.

Posted by Ian Burrows on 24 January 2017 2:25 PM

A reminder of the Branch meeting this Saturday, 28th January, 2 pm in Trinity Hall, Lisburn.

Posted by Ian Burrows on 19 January 2017 6:47 PM

A Tenor Drum Workshop will be held in the Royal Hotel, Cookstown on Saturday, 4th February from 2 pm to 6 pm and will concentrate on the following items:

  • Tuning your drum for indoor solo competition.
  • Construction of your drum scores for solo competition.
  • Incorporating flourish with the beating already in your score.
  • Working with the snare drummer to maximize the use of light and shade in the playing and any other aspects anyone wants to discuss.

Tenor Drummers are asked to please bring their drum and if possible the snare drummer who usually plays for them.

The cost will be £2.00 which includes tea or coffee.

To register an interest in this workshop please contact Gary Smyth, garysmyth@btopenworld.com or Danielle Hamilton, danibear2008@hotmail.co.uk.

Posted by Ian Burrows on 11 January 2017 6:42 PM

Mountjoy Pipe Band are holding a concert on Saturday, 18th March 2017 at 8pm, in the Silver Birch Hotel, Omagh. Headlining the concert are the Pipes & Drums of the Police Service of Northern Ireland, other performances include a Drum Major's display, singers and dancers.

Tickets cost only £10.00 each and are available now. To purchase tickets please telephone David on 07590279588 or Gordon on 07551969101 or speak to any member of Mountjoy Pipe Band.

Posted by Ian Burrows on 12 December 2016 9:04 PM

St Patricks Pipe Band, Annsborough who are returning to the competition arena in the 2017 season are holding a fund raising Table Quiz in the Canal Court Hotel in Newry on Thursday, 22nd December 2016 commencing at 8.30pm.