Category: Pipe Band News

August 5, 2012 – Glengarry Highland Games

The North American Pipe Band Championships were held in Maxville on the weekend and members of the Rob Roy Pipe Band and Highland Dancers were well represented. In piping and drumming, solo amateur events were held on the Friday. Catherine Cairns placed second in Grade 4 snare and Jenna McMullen received a third place in […]

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July 7, 2012 – Rob Roy Gr.5 Wins at Kincardine

Pipe Major Peter Barbier

The annual Kincardine Highland games took place under near perfect weather, July 7, 2012, on the picturesque coast of Lake Huron. Rob Roy Gr.5, lead by P/M Peter Barbier, managed a convincing win in the Grade 5 medley contest. Congratulations to all paticipants!  The Grade 3 band managed a third place finish in the MSR […]

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Rob Roy Champion Supreme!

The Rob Roy Pipe Band Gr. 2 and soloists attended the annual PPBSO Champion Supreme Highland Ball in Brantford, Ontario held November 5, 2011. Rob Roy Pipe Band won the Champion Supreme award for Grade 2 Pipe Band as well as many solo Champion Supreme awards. The band performed a short set of tunes including […]

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November 3, 2011 – Rob Roy Clothing Order

2011 Clothing Orders All prices listed below include taxes and the Rob Roy logo embroidered on all items except t-shirts will be stamped. Some samples will be available next week (November 8 & 9) at the school All orders are due by Wednesday November 16th Orders can be emailed or handed in at weekly classes. […]

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November 2, 2011 – PPBSO Highland Ball 2011

The official PPBSO Champion Supreme results have been posted. Rob Roy soloists did very well indeed! Congratulations to all soloists on their competition participation this season. The fun doesn’t stop there. The Rob Roy Pipe Band (Grade 2) have won the PPBSO Champion Supreme for Pipe Band Grade 2! Congratulations again to all band members […]

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Rob Roy Pipe Band Grade 2 Place 3rd at New Hampshire Highland Games

September 17, 2011 – Rob Roy Pipe Band (Gr. 2) and Highland Dancers attended the New Hampshire Highland Games in the beautiful town of Lincoln, NH.  The weather was picture perfect and the facilities were in top form despite extensive damage to the main bridge and some primary highways.  Major repairs were made in time […]

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August 30, 2011 – Online Registration for Lessons

 The competition season is coming to an end and a new teaching session is around the corner!  Come learn and play (piping, drumming, and dance) with us. You can    register in person or register online. Please see our Lessons section for details. See you in September!

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July 16, 2011 – Rob Roy Pipe Band Gr.2 at Cambridge

Recording Courtesy of Pipes|Drums

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Rob Roy Results – Kincardine Highland Games

Rob Roy Gr2 marching to the competition circle

Rob Roy Gr2 marching to the competition circle July 4, 2011 – Amid a very hot, humid and sunny day, Rob Roy soloists and both Pipe Bands, Grade 5 and Grade 2, attended for a very respectable showing. Despite many unanticipated mis-haps, intentional or otherwise, a good day was had in the end. Thanks to […]

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Rob Roy Annual Drumming Award Presented to Erica Pulling

June 28, 2011 – Kingston, Ontario – Erica Pulling has been awarded the Peter McKinven Memorial Award which is handed out annually to a drummer who shows dedication and commitment to the Rob Roy organization throughout the year. This year, Erica has been teaching two drumming classes each week while playing tenor drum in the […]

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