Event Information

Saturday & Sunday March 4&5, 2023
Check In at 8:30 A.M.
Event Begins at 9:00 A.M.

GRADE 4

Play one 2/4 March

Play one Slow Air

Play one 6/8 March

Play the Ground and First Variation of a Piobaireachd of your choice.

GRADE 3

Play one 2/4 March

Play a Strathspey and a Reel

Play one 6/8 March

Play one full Piobaireachd of your choice.

GRADE 2

Play one MSR

Play A Hornpipe & Jig

Play one 6/8 March

Submit two Play the selected full Piobaireachd

GRADE 1

Play one MSR

Play A Hornpipe & Jig

Play one 6/8 March

Submit two & play the selected full Piobaireachd (Judge will select a Piobaireachd from your Submitted List of Tunes).

OPEN / PRO - This will be an online only event!

Play one MSR

Play A Hornpipe & Jig

Play two 6/8 March's

Submit a Recording of a full Piobaireachd (Judge will select a Piobaireachd from your Submitted List of Tunes) .

 

(Judges will choose tunes two days before the competition).

 

 

PRIZE MONEY FOR OPEN / PROFESSIONAL

1st Place $150 in Each Event

2nd Place $100 in Each Event

3rd Place $50 in Each Event

 
Ceilidh  to follow live competition on Saturday!  4:30 P.M.

The Professional Grade Medley performances will be presented at the Cèilidh and everyone is requested to attend and vote on the best performance.  This will be for a separate People's Choice award for the contestants.
The Professional's Medley chosen by "The People's Choice" will be awarded $100

 Northern Branch of WUSPBA - Sanctioned Event

 

 This event is sanctioned by the Northern Branch of WUSPBA (Western   United States Pipe Band Assoc.).

 

 EVENT TIMES and ORDER OF PLAY

 The Event starts at 9:00 A.M.  The order of play will follow WUSPBA       rules by registration and the discretion of the judges.

 

 

 CONTACT INFORMATION 

 

 Monty Messenger (530) 408-8254

 

 monty@thesfps.com

 

 

 Sponsors:

 Saint Florian Piper's Society

 Saint Andrew's Society of San Francisco 

 Northern Branch WUSPBA

 CAL FIRE Local 2881

 Siskiyou Pipers

 The City of Sacramento Pipe Band

Event Founder - Dale Wilson