Tag: Dr. Jack Taylor

Solo piping results from Ballater Highland Games

Solo piping results from Ballater Highland Games

The Ballater Highland Games were held on Thursday, August 11 in Monaltrie Park, Ballater. Eight played in very warm, sunny conditions. Xavier Boderiou was overall champion, and the judges were Duncan Watson and Jack Taylor.  Piobaireachd  Brian Lamond – The Fingerlock Xavier Bouderiou Angus MacPhee  Andrew Donlon John MacDonald Adam […]

Jack Taylor’s 2020 vision and a postcard from 2022

Jack Taylor’s 2020 vision and a postcard from 2022

In the final ever edition of the Piping Today magazine published in May 2020, a wide range of people were asked to give their 2020 vision for piping going forward. They were all sent a list of questions and asked to choose one to answer in no more than 200 […]

Donald MacDonald Cuach  moves online for 2021

Donald MacDonald Cuach moves online for 2021

The Clan Donald Lands Trust’s annual invitational ceòl mòr competition, the Donald MacDonald Cuach, will be held online this year for the first time in its 35-year history. Convenor, Dr. Angus MacDonald will host the event live from Armadale Castle, Isle of Skye, the five-star visitor attraction located in the […]