Monday 12th August 2024 – National Piping Centre, Glasgow.

Enties Close 29th July 2024.

RSPBA British Adult Solo Snare Drumming Championship – Playing Requirements

Adult Snare
• Open to those Aged 18 years or over on the 1st November and registered with a Band Graded; Grade 4, Grade 3, Grade 2 or Grade 1.
• Each competitor must Submit two March, Strathspey and Reel sets, each tune minimum of four parts.
• In the MSR each tune is to have minimum of four parts, and the set is to be played without stopping in between tunes.

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  1. Contest run under RSPBA rules.
  2. Competitors must Submit two March, Strathspey and Reel sets, each tune minimum of four parts.
  3. Set to play will be drawn on the line by the responsible Director.
  4. All competitors must be registered members of an RSPBA Pipe Band or Overseas Pipe Band Association that is affiliated to the RSPBA.
  5. All competitors must wear band uniform.
  6. All entrants’ must be 18 years or over on – 1st NOVEMBER.
  7. Contests to be adjudicated by RSPBA approved drumming adjudicators.
  8. SIX places for the World Solo Drumming Semi-Final event will be awarded at this qualifying event.
  9. The highest placed players who have not already pre-qualified for the 2024 Adult World Solo Drumming Championship shall be granted a semi-final place.
  10. Entry fee for this event is £10, which is nonrefundable. International Entries, please email the below address to make payment.
  11. Closing Date Monday 29th July 2024.
  12. No late entries will be accepted
  13. Further entry fee payable for World Solo Drumming Event 2024, which the Glasgow and the West of Scotland Branch will pay on behalf of the top six players.
  14. Draw will be published on the Branch Facebook page.
  15. Entries to Mrs. Sharon Smith, 26 Whitecraig Road, Ardrossan Ayrshire KA22 8DF  Tel 07774548125 (after 6pm) or email: