Belfast TradFest: Smallpipes & Bagpipes – Finn Moore

Ulster University 2-24 York Street, Belfast

Fin Moore is a piper, born & bred. He plays the Highland pipes, Border pipes and Scottish Small Pipes. For five years, he played in the Vale of Atholl Juvenile Band and is now working with his father, Hamish, as very successful pipe makers. They have made over 1000 sets […]


Ardmore Cup Invitational Piping Competition

St Declan's Village Hall Ardmore, Waterford

A new premier solo piping invitational event in Ardmore, Waterford, Ireland, featuring ten top pipers: Glenn Brown, Kris Coyle, Julian Dorman, Chris Earls, Angus MacColl, William McCallum, Ashley McMichael, Fred Morrison, Connor Sinclair and Alen Tully. Judges are Ian Duncan, Ronan Maguire and Richard Parkes. There are two events, an […]


Free concert: Eliza Ross Manuscript — Fraser Fifield with Dave Milligan

Reid Concert Hall Bristo Square, Edinburgh

Join us for a reinterpretation of the Eliza Ross Manuscript, collected on the Isle of Raasay in 1812, with Fraser Fifield and Dave Milligan. The Elizabeth Ross Manuscript was compiled on the Isle of Rassay in 1812 and is the earliest known manuscript of Highland music. In 1954, the collection […]


New Zealand Pipe Band Championships 2023

Christchurch St Andrews College, Christchurch

• Canterbury Caledonian Society HPB celebrate their win in 2019. Photo: Susanna Buckton The 2023 contest will be held in the North Hagley Park Special Events area, which is just three blocks from the centre of the city, and adjacent to the Botanic Gardens, Canterbury Museum, The Arts Centre and […]

Gordon Castle Highland Games and Solo Piping

Gordon Castle Fochabers

The Gordon Castle Highland Games took place on May 15, 2022, in Fochabers, Moray. The overall champion was John MacDonald and the Junior overall champion was Jake Robertson.  The 2023 Gordon Castle Highland Games will be held on May 21. Photo: The 2022 overall champion, John McDonald, being presented with […]