Solo Piping Competition 2022


9
Jul
Solo Piping Competition 2022

Saturday 9th July 2022 / Doors 10:30am

Festival Marquee, The Vault Arts Centre
Newton Stewart DG8 6BT

FREE EVENT

After the success of the piping competition in 2019, we're back with another solo piping competition at this year's festival featuring the best in up-and-coming young piping talent from Dumfries & Galloway, and beyond.

<p>Winners and runners-up will receive a medal and the winning piper in each category will receive the prestigious Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival Solo Piping Competition winners trophy. <br /> </p> <p><strong>12 & Under Chanter</strong> <br />Winner: Winner's Trophy +Medal / Runner-up: Keeper Trophy +Medal <br /> </p> <p><strong>13 Years & Under 16 Chanter</strong> <br />Winner: Winner's Trophy +Medal / Runner-up: Keeper Trophy +Medal </p> <p><strong>14 & Under Bagpipes / 4-parted March (any time signature)</strong> <br />Winner: Winner's Trophy +Medal / Runner-up: Keeper Trophy +Medal </p> <p><strong>18 & Under Bagpipes / March, Strathspey & Reel</strong> <br />Winner: Winner's Trophy +Medal / Runner-up: Keeper Trophy +Medal </p> <p><strong>18 & Under Bagpipes / Hornpipe & Jig</strong> <br />Winner: Winner's Trophy +Medal / Runner-up: Keeper Trophy +Medal </p> <p>Online entry will be available soon, or click the link below to download/print an entry form which you can complete and return to our Piping Convener Karen Keenan. <br /><a href="../pdf/PipingCompEntryForm2020.pdf" title="Indoor Solo Piping Competition Entry Form 2020" target="_blank">CLICK HERE to download/print an ENTRY FORM</a> </p> <p>Good luck to all entrants and we look forward to another fantastic competition.</p>  

Festival Marquee


The Vault Arts Centre
40 Victoria Street
Newton Stewart
Wigtownshire
DG8 6BT

The Festival Marquee is located in the apple tree garden at the rear of the Trust's live music and performing arts centre, The Vault Arts Centre, in Newton Stewart.

Supported by:
  • Kilgallioch Community Fund Logo
  • The Holywood Trust Logo
  • Baillie Gifford Logo

8th annual music festival

The 8th annual Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival will take place over the 8th-10th July 2022 and plans are already underway for a HUGE comeback event featuring, as ever, the very best in traditional music. We're delighted that the Damien O'Kane & Ron Block Band, Sarah Markey Band and GrĂ¡inne Brady are already confirmed and thrilled to also announce Irish fiddler player Megan Nic Fhionnghaile! It's going to be an incredible weekend, not to be missed.

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