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.
To help solo tenor and bass competitors find opportunities to compete, here is a list of the 2019 East Coast games I know of which offer solo tenor & bass competitions.
(Ordered by date – click to go to games’ website/entry form):
Central Florida Scottish Highland Games, Winter Springs, Florida – January 18
Northeast Florida Scottish Games, Green Cove Springs, Florida – February 29
Capital District Indoor, Albany, New York – February 29
New Hampshire Indoor Festival, Nashua, New Hampshire – April 4
Dunedin Highland Games, Dunedin, Florida – April 4
Loch Norman Highland Games, Huntersville, North Carolina – April 18
Southern Maryland Celtic Festival, Prince Frederick, Maryland – April 25
Capital District Outdoor, Albany, New York – May 9
Colonial Highland Gathering, Fairhill, Maryland – on hiatus due to construction at venue – will return in 2021
Smoky Mountain Highland Games, Maryville, Tennessee – May 16
Greenville Scottish Games, Greenville, South Carolina – May 23
New Jersey Irish Festival, Oceanport, New Jersey – June 7
Ohio Scottish Games, Wellington, Ohio – June 27
Jersey Shore Celtic Festival, Toms River, New Jersey – July 11
Grandfather Mountain Highland Games, Linville, North Carolina – July 11
Glasgow Lands Scottish Festival, Florence, Massachusetts – July 18
Rockland County Ceol Mor Bagpipe & Drum Competition, Orangeburg, NY – August 1?
Capital District Scottish Games, Altamont, NY – September 5
Virginia Scottish Games, The Plains, Virginia – September 5?
New Hampshire Highland Games (Loon Mountain), Lincoln, New Hampshire – September 19
Ligonier Highland Games, Ligonier, Pennsylvania – September 19
Scotland County Highland Games, Laurinburg, North Carolina – October 3
Stone Mountain Highland Games, Stone Mountain, Georgia – October 17
Richmond Highland Games, Richmond, Virginia – October 31?
Charleston Scottish Games, Mt. Pleasant, South Carolina – November 7
Ontario, Canada (multiple games)
If you know of any competitions not listed here, please email me so I can add them. Thanks!