Tag Archives: Solo

Coatbridge Indoors

This blog is all hearsay and rumour. I wasn’t there but my spies were, meticulously forgetting everything that happened.

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The GWoS Indoor

Thursday’s announcement about the GWoS Indoor Solos and Full Band competition caused a bit of a stunned silence. Be there for 1pm, this is unheard of. Pipe band competitions involve early mornings after sleepless worried nights and a possible hair of the dog, character building stuff! This early afternoon jaunt up the M8 in the crisp April sunshine I could get used to. Continue reading The GWoS Indoor

Mind not on Sanquhar

My sister drove me to Sanquhar on 28th of March, for which I am most grateful and mostly recovered. The ADG indoors had rolled around again and was to be our first competition of 2015. We had 3 soloists playing in the piping, side drumming and tenor drumming competitions this year and all did very well although it will have to wait until next year for placings. These guys went out there and played against pipers and drummers ¬†with years more experience and got some very complimentary remarks¬†on their “crit” sheets. Continue reading Mind not on Sanquhar