Piping and Drumming

The Utah Scottish Festival is now accepting band and solo registrations!


The 2020 Utah Scottish Festival will be held at the Utah State Fairpark on


Friday- June 12th, Saturday- June 13th and Sunday- June 14th, 2020.


Please click on the following link to register: https://www.r2sports.com/tourney.asp?TID=31988


Online entries are available through Saturday May 16th. Late entries will not be accepted. Please contact Jeff Mann if you have any questions Jeffrey.mann@hsc.utah.edu


Judges:

John Wilson, Piping - RSPBA

Ken Eller, Piping - PPBSO

Paula Glendinning, Piping - EUSPBA

John Fisher, Drumming - BCPBA

SPECIAL NOTE:


On Friday, June 12, 2020 at 4:00 p.m. John Wilson will be presenting a piobaireachd workshop. Location to be announced. As you might know John began serious piobaireachd study at age 11, under Donald MacLeod, MBE. He would spend the next 21 years of his life working with MacLeod. This workshop will prove to be a once in a lifetime free event.


ACTIVE ONLINE REGISTRATION:

BAND EVENTS:

The Utah Scottish Festival is offering band competitions for grades 2-5. Band competitions will be held on Saturday and Sunday afternoons. Bands are eligible to receive:

  • prize money
  • performance fee (travel money)

SOLO PIPING AND DRUMMING EVENTS:

All amateur grades will be offered on Saturday or Sunday morning:

  • Piping grades 1-4 (piobaireachd and light music events in each grade)
  • Snare grades 1-4 events in each grade
  • Amateur tenor and bass grades events in Novice and Intermediate
  • Practice Chanter and Practice Pad
  • Drum Salute
  • Midsection contest

Solo Events:

Saturday: Grades 3,2

Sunday: Grades 4,1 

Band Events:

Saturday:

  • Grade 5 – Quick March Medley
  • Grade 4 – MSR
  • Grade 3 – Time Limit Medley
  • Grade 2 – MSR

Sunday

  • Grade 5 – March, Slow March, March
  • Grade 4 – Time Limit Medley
  • Grade 3 –MSR
  • Grade 2 –Medley

Further band and solo information will be coming soon.