International Quartet Competition 2017

This Piping Live! staple returns for 2017, to showcase the best in international Pipe Bands, just days before they take to Glasgow Green for the Worlds.

Eight pipe bands from across the globe will send 4 of their pipers to compete in this head to head challenge, as 10 hidden judges decide who will take home the title in this must see event leading up to the World Pipe Band Championships the following weekend.

Participants this year include 2016 quartet champions Inveraray and District, Simon Fraser University, 2016 World Champions Field Marshal Montgomery, Boghall and Bathgate, 78th Fraser Highlanders, Toronto Police, Dowco Triumph Street and Auckland and District Pipe Bands.

The order of play for the International Quartet Competition 2017 is…
1. Inveraray & District Pipe Band
2. Auckland & District Pipe Band
3. Toronto Police Pipe Band
4. Dowco Triumph Street Pipe Band
5. Peoples Ford Boghall & Bathgate Caledonia Pipe Band
6. Simon Fraser University Pipe Band
7. 78th Fraser Highlanders Pipe Band
8. Field Marshal Montgomery Pipe Band
Watch the live draw:

Online ticket sales for this event have now ended but a limited number of tickets are available in person from the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall Box Office.

Thanks to our event sponsors R.T Shepherd & Son for their support for the International Quartet Competition.

Date & Time: Tuesday 8th August 2017 at 19:30


Venue: Strathclyde Suite at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Tickets: £16.50 adults / £14.50 concessions (U16, Over 65, Student) - Book Online Now!