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Pipe Band Hold All Major Championship Titles

Following the Scottish Pipe Band Championships, our Pipe Band and Drum Corps are now the current holders of all five Major Championship titles. The Juvenile band and drum corps...Read More

Posted on 28 May 2008

Pupils Hit All the Right Notes

The Final of the annual Singing Competition took place on Thursday 24 April in the Music Auditorium. A huge number of entrants had sung in the heats and to have reached the final...Read More

Posted on 23 April 2008

Off to Japan!

On Saturday 26 April, the George Watson's College Pipes & Drums will travel to Japan to entertain the public at the Sanix International Youth Rugby tournament at the Global...Read More

Posted on 22 April 2008

Excellent Night of Music

The final of the Young Musician of the Year Competition provided a large audience, who had come out on the sunny spring evening, with some wonderful entertainment. James Lowe,...Read More

Posted on 16 April 2008

Pipe Band Hitting the Right Notes

The pipe band claimed top prize last Friday night (14 March) at the Glasgow Highland Club School Competition. They also had a good evening in the various solo events winning four...Read More

Posted on 18 March 2008

Concert Puts Spring in Your Step

Last night’s Junior School Spring Concert provided the large audience with an excellent evening’s entertainment. Opening with a rousing performance of Highland...Read More

Posted on 14 March 2008

GWC win Mini Band Competitions

Our Pipe Band started their 2008 season on a positive note at the George Watson’s College External Mini Band Competition on Sunday, winning both the Senior and Junior Mini...Read More

Posted on 10 March 2008

Civic Reception for Pipe Band

The Pipes & Drums of George Watson’s College have been invited to a Civic Reception at the City Chambers by Lord Provost George Grubb, on Monday. This is in recognition...Read More

Posted on 31 January 2008

Pipers to Play for First Minister

George Watson’s College World Championship winning Pipes & Drums have been invited by the Scottish Government to perform at the Jig in the Gardens, Edinburgh’s free...Read More

Posted on 29 November 2007

Young Drummer takes on the World

At the World Solo Drumming Championships held in Glasgow on Saturday, Christopher Trew (S2) came third in the U13 age category. The event held at Glasgow Caledonian University...Read More

Posted on 29 October 2007

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