The Masters Solo Piping Competition: Piobaireachd

The National Piping Centre

The Masters Solo Piping Competition: Piobaireachd

The National Piping Centre

Join the world's top solo pipers live from The National Piping Centre as they compete in the Piobaireachd event in the Masters Solo Piping Competition.

Date and time

2021-08-11 09:30:00

Venue

The National Piping Centre

Tickets

Watch Piob or MSR In Person: £10 per event
Watch Online/In Person Individual Ticket: £17.50
Festival Pass: £65

Taking place on Wednesday 11th August this year, the best competing pipers of this generation take part in the annual Masters Solo Piping Competition at The National Piping Centre. This is the Piobaireachd section of the Masters. The March, Strathspey and Reel section, will commence upon completion of this Piobaireachd event. 

The overall winner of the Masters gains qualification to the Glenfiddich Piping Championship.

Individual in person tickets must be bought for each event. Online individual ticket holders can watch both events with one purchase and Festival pass holders can watch both events as part of their access.


The livestream for this event is kindly sponsored by R.G. Hardie & Co

Piobaireachd Event Draw

Judges - Patricia Henderson and Colin MacLellan

 1 - Alasdair Henderson

Scarce of Fishing

 2 - Craig Sutherland

Namles (Cherede Darievea)

 3 - Callum Beaumont

Lament for the Earl of Antrim

 4 - Fred Morrison

The Earl of Seaforth’s Salute

 5 - Angus MacColl

The Phantom Piper of the Corrieyairick

 6 - FInlay Johnston

Rory MacLoude’s Lament 

7 - John Angus Smith
Isabel MacKay 

8 - Glenn Brown

Farewell to the Queen’s Ferry 

9 - Connor Sinclair

The End of the Great Bridge 

10 - Stuart Liddell

In Praise of Morag 

11 - William McCallum

The Rout of the Lowland Captain 

12 - Niall Stewart

Lachlan MacNeill Campbell of Kintarbert’s Fancy 

13 - Roderick J MacLeod MBE

The Lament for Donald Duaghal MacKay 

14 - Dr Peter McCalister

The Lament for King George III

15 - Donald MacPhee

I Got a Kiss of the King’s Hand 

16 - Iain Speirs

Scarce of Fishing


All online events are available to rewatch for 7 days after broadcast.

The Venue


The National Piping Centre

The centre serves as a national and international centre of excellence for the great Highland Bagpipe and its music.

The Street Cafe is just outside on McPhater Street, so join us there. 

Event Sponsor


R.G Hardie & Co Bagpipes

Date and time

2021-08-11 09:30:00

Venue

The National Piping Centre

Tickets

Watch Piob or MSR In Person: £10 per event
Watch Online/In Person Individual Ticket: £17.50
Festival Pass: £65


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