Grandfather Mountain Highland Games Piping
Events and Drumming Schedule 2017
You must include a stamped, self-addressed legal size envelope.
Entries must be postmarked no later than June 15, 2017.
NO FIELD ENTRIES.
Make checks payable to GMHG, Inc.


Individual Piping-Ed Neigh Memorial Contest
Saturday, July 8
         
Event No.        
P1. PROFESSIONAL MARCH, STRATHSPEY AND REEL
1st $250
2nd $150
3rd $100
4th $50
P2. PROFESSIONAL PIOBAIREACHD
1st $250
2nd $150
3rd $100
4th $50
P3. PROFESSIONAL HORNPIPE AND JIG
1st $125
2nd $75
3rd $50
4th $25
P4. PROFESSIONAL 6/8 MARCH
1st $125
2nd $75
3rd $50
4th $25
P6. AMATEUR GRADE I PIOBAIREACHD  
P7. AMATEUR GRADE I MARCH, STRATHSPEY & REEL  
P8. AMATEUR GRADE I HORNPIPE AND JIG  
P9. AMATEUR GRADE I 6/8 MARCH  
P10. AMATEUR GRADE II PIOBAIREACHD  
P11. AMATEUR GRADE II MARCH  
P11A STRATHSPEY & REEL        
P11B AMATEUR GRADE II 6/8 MARCH        
P11C Grade II HORNPIPE/JIG        
P12. AMATEUR GRADE III PIOBAIREACHD  
P13. AMATEUR GRADE III MARCH  
P14. AMATEUR GRADE III STRATHSPEY & REEL  
P14A Grade III 6/8 March        
P15. AMATEUR GRADE IV PIOBAIREACHD - 17 & UNDER (FULL TUNE)  
P16. AMATEUR GRADE IV PIOBAIREACHD - 18 & OVER (FULL TUNE)  
P17 AMATEUR GRADE IV MARCH - 17 & UNDER  
P18 AMATEUR GRADE IV MARCH - 18 & OVER  
P19. GRADE V PRACTICE CHANTER, ONE 4-PART OR TWO 2-PART MARCHES,
2/4, 4/4 OR 6/8 TIME
 
P20. PIOBAIREACHD - 50 & OVER (FULL TUNE) OPEN ONLY TO THOSE NOT
COMPETING IN P1-P18
 
P21. 2/4 MARCH - 50 & OVER OPEN ONLY TO THOSE NOT COMPETING
IN P1-P18
       
P22 STRATHSPEY AND REEL -50 & OVER OPEN ONLY TO THOSE
NOT COMPETING IN P1-P18
 
Piping Quartets
Sunday, July 9 (following the Parade of Tartans)
Q1. Open Piping Quartet Medley 3-7 minutes
1st $3002nd $2503rd $200
Q2. Open Piping Quartet, March, Strathspey & Reel
1st $3002nd $2503rd $200

Individual Drumming
Saturday, July 8
Event No.      
D1. PROFESSIONAL MARCH, STRATHSPEY & REEL 1st-$125 2nd-$100 3rd -$75
D2. PROFESSIONAL HORNPIPE AND JIG 1st-$50 2nd-$35 3rd-$25
D3. PROFESSIONAL DRUM SOLO 1st-$50 2nd-$35 3rd-$25
D4. AMATEUR GRADE I MARCH, STRATHSPEY & REEL      
D5. AMATEUR GRADE I HORNPIPE AND JIG      
D6. AMATEUR GRADE I DRUM SOLO
D7. AMATEUR GRADE II MARCH, STRATHSPEY & REEL
D8. AMATEUR GRADE II HORNPIPE AND JIG
D9. AMATEUR GRADE III MARCH 2/4
D9A. Grade III Strathspey and Reel      
D10. AMATEUR GRADE III QUICK MARCH MEDLEY
D11. AMATEUR GRADE III MARCH 6/8
D12. AMATEUR GRADE IV, JOHN MURRAY JUVENILE 17 & UNDER MARCH
D13. AMATEUR GRADE IV SENIOR (18 & OVER) MARCH
D14. AMATEUR GRADE V DRUM PAD      
D15. PROFESSIONAL TENOR DRUMMING MSR 1st-$50 2nd-$35 3rd-$25
D16. PROFESSIONAL BASS DRUMMING MSR 1st-$50 2nd-$35 3rd-$25
D17. AMATEUR TENOR MSR
D18. AMATEUR TENOR MARCH SET
D19. NOVICE TENOR MARCH
D20 BEGINNER TENOR MARCH      
D21. MSR      
D22. BASS MEDLEY
ALL AMATEUR GRADES IN PIPING AND DRUMMING AWARD MEDALS FOR 1ST - 4TH PLACE

PIPING AND DRUMMING RULES
 
1. All events will be conducted in accordance with rules of The Eastern United States Pipe Band Association.
2. No person may compete unless he/she is in appropriate Highland Dress.
3. A competitor must be ready, when called, to compete or he/she will be disqualified.
4. Decisions by the Stewards and Judges will be final.
5. The committee reserves the right to disqualify any competitor guilty of misconduct.
6. Each drumming contestant must furnish his/her own accompanist.

Entry Fees
Quartet: $25.00 (For one or both events)

All others $25.00 (All events within grade)

You must include a stamped, self-addressed legal size envelope.
Entries must be postmarked no later than June 15, 2017.

NO FIELD ENTRIES IN PIPING.

Make checks payable to GMHG, Inc.