This website is dedicated to aiding in the development and learning of pipe band tenor and bass drummers. Feel free to email me if you have any questions which are not answered on my website or if I can be of any help!
I am excited to announce Tenor Tutor!
Tenor Tutor is a digital download video instruction collection. For more information or to purchase, please click here.
In person games are back!!! To help solo tenor and bass competitors find opportunities to compete, here is a list of the 2022 East Coast games I know of which offer solo tenor & bass competitions. (Ordered by date – click to go to games’ website/entry form):
Dunedin Highland Games, Dunedin, Florida – April 2
Loch Norman Highland Games, Huntersville, North Carolina – April 9-10
Southern Maryland Celtic Festival, Prince Frederick, Maryland – April 23
Capital District Outdoor, Albany, New York – May 7
Fairhill Scottish Games, Fairhill, Maryland – May 21
Smoky Mountain Highland Games, Maryville, Tennessee – May 21-23
Greenville Scottish Games, Greenville, South Carolina – May 28
Rockland County Ceol Mor Bagpipe Competition, Orangeburg, NY – usually last weekend in May
Old Orchard Beach Games, Old Orchard Beach, ME- June 4
New Jersey Irish Festival, Oceanport, New Jersey – June 5
Ohio Scottish Games, Middleburg Heights, Ohio – June 24
Jersey Shore Celtic Festival, Toms River, New Jersey – July 9
Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, Linville, North Carolina – July 9-10
Glasgow Lands Scottish Festival, Florence, Massachusetts – July 16
Central New York Scottish Games, Liverpool, NY – August 13
Capital District Scottish Games, Altamont, NY – September 3
Virginia Scottish Games, The Plains, Virginia – September 3
New Hampshire Highland Games (Loon Mountain), Lincoln, New Hampshire – September 16-18
Ligonier Highland Games, Ligonier, Pennsylvania – September 17
Scotland County Highland Games, Laurinburg, North Carolina – usually first weekend in October
Stone Mountain Highland Games, Stone Mountain, Georgia – October 14-16
Richmond Highland Games, Richmond, Virginia – October 22
Charleston Scottish Games, Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina – November 5
Ontario, Canada (multiple games)
If you know of any competitions not listed here, please email me so I can add them. Thanks!