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2022 Piping & Drumming Events in the Northern Branch

Date Event Details
2022
January 30 Northern Branch AGM
Online
Northern Branch Annual General Meeting following the end of the 2021.
• Notice & Agenda
March 5-6 Redding Bagpipe Competition*
Redding, CA
Solos: P4-O; PB4-O
Grades 1-4 events will be held in person at the Red Lion Hotel in Redding: light music on Saturday, piobaireachd on Sunday.
Open/Pro events only will be held as a pre-recorded video submission (virtual) contest.
Entry Form (Web)
Hotel Reservations at Group Rate
Onsite WUSPBA Rep: Amara Reddick / Suzan Karayel
SATURDAY RESULTS –
SUNDAY RESULTS –
March 30 (Wed.) In the Zoom Where it Happens
Online
7:00 p.m.
Presenter: Ken Sutherland
Topic: Operas, Ballets and Broadway Musicals – The Bagpipe Connections
RECORDING
April 26 (Tues.) In the Zoom Where it Happens
Online
7:00 p.m.
Presenter: Bruce Hitchings
Piobaireachd: Struan Robertson’s Salute
RECORDING
April 23-30 NorCal Spring Online Solos*
Online
Solos: P5-1; PB4-1; S5-2; TN-I; BN-I
Pre-recorded video submission contest.
Entry Form (R2)
Onsite WUSPBA Rep: Suzan Karayel
RESULTS –
May 7 Pipes and Pubs #1: Flatland Brewing*
Elk Grove, CA
Solos: P4-1; PB4-1
Entry Form (R2)
Onsite WUSPBA Rep: Amara Reddick
RESULTS –
May 25 (Wed.) In the Zoom Where it Happens
Online
7:00 p.m.
Presenter: Glen Thompson
Piobaireachd: Glengarry’s Lament
RECORDING
Glen’s Exercises:
• One Minute Ex.
• Piobaireachd Ex.
• More Piob. Ex.
June 11 Pipes and Pubs #2: Tilted Mash Brewing*
Elk Grove, CA
Solos: P4-1
 Entry Form (R2)
Onsite WUSPBA Rep: Amara Reddick
RESULTS –
June 18 YEC Solo Online Competition*
Online
Solos
Pre-recorded video submission contest.
 Entry Form (web)
Onsite WUSPBA Rep: Suzan Karayel
RESULTS –
June 29 (Wed.) In the Zoom Where it Happens
Online
7:00 p.m.
Presenter: Seumas Coyne
Piobaireachd: MacDonald of Kinlochmoidart’s Lament #1
RECORDING
July 16-17 Monterey Scottish Games & Celtic Festival*
Monterey, CA
Bands: Grades 5-3
Solos: P4-1; PB4-1; S5-1; TN-O; BN-O
Entry Form (Web)
Host Hotel Reservations (Group Rate)
Onsite WUSPBA Rep: Amara Reddick / Suzan Karayel
SATURDAY RESULTS –
SUNDAY RESULTS –
August 13-14 Redwood Highland Games *CANCELLED*
Blue Lake, CA
This event has been cancelled for 2022.

*WUSPBA-sanctioned contest

For a list of all WUSPBA-sanctioned events, please visit the WUSPBA Events page.
All official results will be posted on the WUSPBA Results page, once they have been certified by the registrars.