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agnew harrison Logo smallInvitations are sent out to the best  drummers in North America to compete annually at this prestigious event.

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Since 1977, The Livingstone Invitational has provided the stage for some of the best solo pipers in the world.

 
NEW TUNE REQUIREMENTS FOR AMATEUR COMPETITIONS!
 

January 7, 2017

Amateur Competition No. 1

Pipers:


  • Grade 5 Over 40 Pipers: 2 parts any 2/4 March
  • Grade 5  Pipers: 2 parted March any time signature
  • Grade 4 Over 40 Pipers: 2 parts any 2/4 March
  • Grade 4  Pipers: Slow Air 2 parts + 6/8 four parts
  • Grade 3  Pipers: Slow Air 2 parts + 6/8 four parts
  • Grade 2  Pipers: Hornpipe and Jig - 4 parts each
  • Grade 1  Pipers: Hornpipe and Jig - 4 parts each
Drummers:

 

  • Grade 5 Over 40 Drummers: 2 parts any 2/4 March
  • Grade 5 Drummers: 2 parted 2/4 March
  • Grade 4 Over 40 Drummers: 2 parts any 2/4 March
  • Grade 4 Drummers: 4 parted 2/4 March
  • Grade 3 Drummers: 4 parted 2/4 March
  • Grade 2 Drummers: 4 parted 6/8 March
  • Grade 1 Drummers: 4 parted 6/8 March
 

February 11, 2017

Amateur Competition No. 2

Pipers:

 

  • Grade 5  Pipers: 2 parted March any time signature
  • Grade 4  Pipers: 2 parts each Strathspey & Reel
  • Grade 3  Pipers: 2 parts each Strathspey & Reel
  • Grade 2  Pipers: Submit two 2/4 marches
  • Grade 1  Pipers: Submit two 2/4 marches

Drummers:

 

  • Grade 5 Drummers: 2-part 2/4 March
  • Grade 4 Drummers: 2/4 March (4-parted)
  • Grade 3 Drummers: 2 parts each Strathspey & Reel
  • Grade 2 Drummers: MSR, minimum 4 parts each
  • Grade 1 Drummers: MSR, minimum 4 parts each

 

March 11, 2017

Amateur Competition No. 3

Pipers:

  • Practice Chanter: 2 parted March - any time signature
  • Grade 5  Pipers: 2 parted March - any time signature
  • Grade 4  Pipers: 4 parted 2/4 March
  • Grade 3  Pipers: 4 parted 2/4 March
  • Grade 2  Pipers: 4 parted 2/4 March
  • Grade 1  Pipers: Strathspey & Reel - four parts each

Drummers:

  • Practice Pad: 2 parted March - any time signature
  • Grade 5 Drummers: 2 parted 2/4 March
  • Grade 4 Drummers:  4 parted 2/4 March
  • Grade 3 Drummers: MSR, minimum 4 parts each
  • Grade 2 Drummers: HPJ 4 parts each
  • Grade 1 Drummers: HPJ 4 parts each

April 18, 2017 

Mini-Band Competition

 

  • Grade 5 – March Medley
  • Grade 4 – March Medley
  • Grade 3 - MSR
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