Month: June 2018

Victorian Youth Pipe Band Update

The Victorian Youth Pipe Band have sent out preliminary letters to those applicants who have applied for the Youth Band’s trip to Belfast in 2019. The first Band Camp has been organised for the 8th & 9th of September. It

Band Ensemble Rubric

Pipe Bands Victoria is pleased to promulgate the Ensemble Rubric recently presented  to band representatives. Although this document is presented for use by Grade 4 bands, several elements are pertinent to any band performance. It is hoped all bands find

Band Ensemble Presentation

As per the recent invitation to bands and members, Pipe Bands Vic is pleased to advise there has been significant uptake in the invitation to the music leaders of bands to attend a presentation of ‘Ensemble’ being held at the

Queen’s Birthday Honours 2018

Pipe Bands Victoria is extremely pleased to congratulate Anthony Sell OAM and Donald Blair OAM who have made significant and life long contributions to pipe bands and Scottish culture in Victoria and also had an impact throughout Australia. We also

City of Melbourne Pipe Band 120th Anniversary Gala Ball

The City of Melbourne Highland Pipe Band is celebrating our 120th Anniversary with a Gala Ball on Saturday 7 July at the Collingwood Town Hall. We invite friends from the pipe band community to join us for this special occasion.