Balmoral Pipers March in Pittsburgh

Balmoral Summer Schools

Immerse yourself for a week on one of several beautiful campuses with some of the best pipers and pipe band drummers in the world. Receive intensive personal instruction in multiple small classes (5 students or less) at all levels, beginning to advanced, for individuals and pipe bands, on the Great Highland pipes, smallpipes, Scottish snare, tenor drum, and bass drum. Workshops, music sessions, presentations on choice piping and drumming topics, while making friendships that can last a lifetime. 

Free instructors concerts are held on Thursday evenings.

The schools below are for 2017.
2018 session dates will be posted, as they become available.

Indianapolis Session

Summer Session in Indianapolis, IN
June 29-July 2
Instructors for this session are:

  • Nick Hudson
  • Jimmy Bell
  • George Balderose
  • Gordon Bell (Drumming)

Concert, July 1, 8pm – Free to the public!
Cravens Hall Lounge
University of Indianapolis

Pittsburgh Session

Summer Session in Pittsburgh, PA
July 9-14, 2017
Instructors for this session are:

  • Pipe Major Terry Tully
  • Pipe Major Robert Mathieson
  • George Balderose
  • Richmond Johnston
  • Gordon Bell (Drumming)

Free Concert, on July 13, 8pm
Rauh Theater, Hillman Center,
Shady Side Academy

East Stroudsburg Session

Summer Session in East Stroudsburg, PA
July 16-21, 2017
Instructors for this session are:

  • Pipe Major Robert Mathieson
  • Duncan Bell
  • George Balderose
  • Richmond Johnston
  • Gordon Bell (Drumming)

Concert, on July 20, 8pm – Free to the public!
East Stroudsburg University

 

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