Recent Announcements and Updates
September | 18 | 2015
WUSPBA AGM 2015
Bylaws and Contest Rules Proposals for the upcoming WUSPBA 2015 AGM are now up on the website under the “ABOUT” tab- “AGM 2015”
September | 13 | 2015
WUSPBA AGM October 16-18 2015
The Annual General Meeting (AGM) The Annual General Meeting (AGM) of the Western United States Pipe Band Association (WUSPBA) will be held on Saturday, October 17th, 2015 at the Park City Marriott, in Park City, Utah.
The address is:
Park City Marriott
1895 Sidewinder Drive Park City UT 84060 The meeting will start at 8:00 a.m. with main registration at 7:00 a.m.
In addition to the AGM there will be 20+ workshops being held free of charge. Presenters this year will be: Jack Lee, Ken Eller, Duncan Millar and Andrew Elliott. All workshops will be held at the hotel.
A concert will be held on Saturday evening at the hotel starting at 7:30 p.m. The cost is $10.00. It will feature Jack Lee, Andrew Elliott, Duncan Millar and our Grand Master of Ceremonies, The Captain himself, Ken Eller. The Wasatch & District Grade II Band will be performing as well.
Once the page has opened please follow these directions:
Select “Click Here To Enter Online”
NOTE: If you are a band or solo member you may login as usual. If not towards the top in blue it says “Click Here to create a new profile for free”. If you already have a profile in the system do not change it. Click at the bottom and it will give you a brief summary of your profile.
Click on “Go to step 2”
Click on in purple Purchase additional items only here
Enter the items you wish to attend and submit. You will receive an email confirmation.
The schedule for the workshops is below.
WUSPBA Workshop Schedule
Park City Marriott
1895 Sidewinder Drive, Park City UT 84060
All workshops held at the Park City Marriott. Rooms to be announced in the next week.
Friday, October 16, 2015
F1 Jack Lee Mini MSR Friday, October 16, 2015 7:00 p.m.
F2 Jack Lee MSR Expression Friday, October 16, 2015 8:00 p.m.
F3 Ken Eller Beginning Chanter Friday, October 16, 2015 7:00 p.m.
F4 Ken Eller Beginning Piping Friday, October 16, 2015 8:00 p.m.
F5 Duncan Millar Beginning Snare Friday, October 16, 2015 7:00 p.m.
F6 Duncan Millar Advanced Rudiments Friday, October 16, 2015 8:00 p.m.
F7 Andrew Elliott Beginning Midsection Friday, October 16, 2015 7:00 p.m.
F8 Andrew Elliott Advanced Rudiments Tenor Friday, October 16, 2015 8:00 p.m.
Saturday, October 17, 2015
SA0 Erin Gunn/ Ryan Rogers (R2 SPORTS) GAMES SPONSORS WORKSHOP Saturday, October 16, 2015 2:00-4:00 p.m.
SA1 Jack Lee Reed Manipulation and Tone Saturday, October 17, 2015 2:00 p.m.
SA2 Ken Eller Blowing and Pressure/ Technique Improvement Saturday, October 17, 2015 2:00 p.m.
SA3 Duncan Millar Understanding Competitions Sets and Ensemble Saturday, October 17, 2015 2:00 p.m.
SA4 Andrew Elliott Bass for Ensemble Saturday, October 17, 2015 2:00 p.m.
SA5 Jack Lee, Ken Eller, Duncan Millar, Andrew Elliott Question and Answer Seminar Saturday, October 17, 2015 3:00 p.m.
SA7 Hillary Israelsen- Performance Psychologist Performance Anxiety Saturday, October 17, 2015 4:00 p.m.
SUNDAY, October 18, 2015
SU1 Jack Lee Piobaireachd Sunday, October 18, 2015 9:00 a.m.
SU2 Ken Eller Memorization Sunday, October 18, 2015 9:00 a.m.
SU3 Duncan Millar Writing Scores Sunday, October 18, 2015 9:00 a.m.
SU4 Andrew Elliott Combined Midsection Sunday, October 18, 2015 9:00 a.m.
SU5 Jack Lee, Ken Eller, Duncan Millar, Andrew Elliott Ensemble Seminar Sunday, October 18, 2015 10:00 a.m.