Pipe Band Digest

Upwards and onwards as a record 10 bands are promoted

Bleary & District pipe band have been promoted into grade one
A RECORD 10 Irish pipe bands have been promoted by the RSPBA's powerful Music Board for 2016, underlining just how successful the past season has been for ensembles from these shores. And although the recommendations are still subject to approval from the Board of Directors at their October meeting, it seems virtually certain that all the upgradings will be ratified - and most bands impacted by the changes are already formulating their set pieces for the higher grade next year. Between them the 10 bands have secured a combined 12 outright majors including four World titles, as well as close [...]
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