Celtic Fest Solo Piping Competition

Saturday Sept 8, 2012, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Registration opens at 8 am; competition begins at 8:30 am.

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EUSPBA Sanctioned

Judges: Jimmy Bell

Location: Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Museum

Agriculture & Forestry Museum
1150 Lakeland Drive
Jackson, MS 39216



Highland attire required for all participants. EUSPBA rulebook available at http://www.euspba.org/resource/rules_competition.pdf

Entries must be postmarked by August 24, 2012.

Field entries MAY be allowed if time permits.

$10 per event / $40 for all five events in your grade


Name__________________________________________­­­­­­­­­­­­­­­_­­­_______________________


Address _______________________________________________________________________


City, State, Zip__________________________________________________________________


Phone_________________________ Email___________________________________________


EUSPBA Member No. (or other association)_______________Age if Junior competitor ________


For more information, contact JB Griffith at jb@thegriffiths.net , or visit euspbasw.typepad.com

THIS CONTEST IS SUPPORTED BY THE FATHER OF WATERS PIPES AND DRUMS AND ALABAMA PIPES AND DRUMS.

ALL ADDITIONAL SPONSORSHIP IS WELCOME.


(Please read and sign): I understand that Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Museum, Celtic Fest and the EUSPBA Southern Branch will not be responsible for any injury or loss incurred by me in attending, participating in, or traveling to or from the competition. I understand that the judges' decisions will be final and that the Committee may refuse any entry and alter or cancel any event.


Signature_____________________________________________Date_______________________



Signature of parent or guardian if competitor is under 18:


__________________________________________ Date________________________________



PIPING COMPETITION EVENTS -

Please check each event you wish to enter: ( $10.00 per event; all 5 events $40.00)


1__ AM Grade 1-Piobaireachd

2__ AM Grade 1- 2/4 March/ Strathspey/ Reel

3__ AM Grade 1- 6/8 March

4__ AM Grade 1- Hornpipe/ Jig


4__ AM Grade 2- Piobaireachd

5__ AM Grade 2- 2/4 March/Strathspey/ Reel

6__ AM Grade 2- 6/8 March

7__ AM Grade 2- Hornpipe/ Jig


9___ AM Grade 3- Piobaireachd

10__ AM Grade 3- 2/4 March

11__ AM Grade 3- Strathspey/ Reel

12__ AM Grade 3- 6/8 March

13__ AM Grade 3-Jig


14 ___AM Grade 4- Senior Piobaireachd – FULL TUNE

15___ AM Grade 4- Senior 2/4 March

16___AM Grade 4- Senior 6/8 March

17___AM Grade 4- Senior S/R-- 2 parts

18___AM Grade 4- Senior Slow March


19 __ AM Grade 4- Junior Piobaireachd – FULL TUNE

20__ AM Grade 4- Junior 2/4 March

21__ AM Grade 4- Junior 6/8 March

22__ AM Grade 4- Junior S/R-- 2 parts

23__ AM Grade 4- Junior Slow March


AM Grade 5; NON-SANCTIONED: EUSPBA MEMBERSHIP NOT REQUIRED..Choose ONE only:

24__ Novice Bagpipe (on practice chanter) - 2/4, 4/4 or 6/8 March (Two 2-parted or one 4-parted tune)

25__ Novice Bagpipe (on Bagpipes)- 2/4,4/4, or 6/8 march ( Two 2-parted or one 4-parted tune)

26___ Bagpipe quartet --- QMM, EUSPBA rules apply. $40 entry fee per quartet.


Total Amount enclosed: $ _________ ( Check only please, made out to “Celtic Fest Solo Competition”. $10.00 per event; all 5 events $40.00)


Please return both pages, and use a separate form for each competitor. Thank you!

JB GRIFFITH

9411 Collinsville Circle

Collinsville, MS 39325


For confirmation that your entry has been received, please include your email address.





**There will be a “massed bands” march through the ventor tent locations at 12:00 noon. No Opening Ceremonies, etc. Just a march through.


Tunes will be:

Scotland The Brave

Wings

Highroad to Gairloch, Brown Haired Maiden

Green Hills of Tyrol, When The Battles O'er

Amazing Grace