The next CLASP in-person event takes place at the National Piping Centre, Cowcaddens on Saturday, March 2. The competitions are graded 1, 2 & 3 for adult amateur pipers, and Grade 4 pipers can play up in Grade 3 events.

The last day to register will be Sunday, February 25, and must be done by creating an account or logging in to your account on the CLASP website here.

The first CLASP in-person competition of 2024 was held on January 13, and the overall winners were Grade 1 – John Frater; Grade 2 – Donald Morrison; Grade 3 – Adam Aitchison.

The March 2 events on offer will be as follows:

Grade 1:
Piobaireachd (Submit 2 tunes from set list 1 and one tune of choice)
2/4 March (Submit 2 tunes – Min 4 parts)
Strathspey & Reel (Submit 2 tunes-Min 4 parts)
Jig (Own Choice)

Grade 2
Piobaireachd (Submit 2 tunes from set list 1 and one tune from set list 2)
2/4 March (Submit 2 tunes – Min 4 parts)
Strathspey & Reel (Own Choice)
Jig (Own Choice)

Grade 3/4
Piobaireachd (Submit 1 tune from set list 2)
2/4 March (Own Choice – Min 4 parts)
Strathspey & Reel (Own Choice)
Jig (Own Choice)

•The overall winners for the first in-person CLASP of 2024: Adam Aitchison, John Frater and Donald Morrison.