Category Archives: Music

Triple Win for Junior Piper!

The North of Scotland branch of the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association held its annual solo piping and drumming competition on Saturday 4 November at the Gordon Schools, Huntly. Liam Brown and Ailsa Kinkead, accompanied by drumming tutor Scott Niven, attended the competition along with around 80 competitors from pipe bands across the north of […]

Piping success at Aboyne Highland Games for Liam

Congratulations to Liam Brown, S3 who has been very successful in his solo piping this season! Liam won 1st place at Aboyne in the Junior Solo Piping at the weekend. Earlier in the season Liam was placed 1st at Braemar Junior Games, Strathmore, Aberdeen, Stonehaven and Tomintoul. On Monday Liam will also be performing in […]

Liam performs for HRH the Duke of Rothesay

Liam Brown, S3 was the youngest piper in a 30-strong team from the National Youth Pipe Band of Scotland invited to perform at a special event hosted by HRH Duke of Rothesay (Prince Charles) at Buckingham Palace on 21 June. The event celebrated the renovation work of the Princes Trust at Dumfries House, Ayrshire. 10 years […]

Pipe Band play at Royal Highland Show

The pipe band travelled to Edinburgh yesterday to play at the Royal Highland Show. The band played at the President’s luncheon in ‘Aberdeenshire Village’ and were even spotted by BBC 1 programme Landward who may be featuring them on Friday at 7.30pm or Sunday at 1.15pm!

Double win for Pipe Band in Banchory

The school pipe band entered the Banchory Pipe Band Championship on Sunday 14 May.  The band were delighted to have been awarded 1st prize trophy for Novice Juvenile category. Gillian, in J6 our drum major also won the Drum Major (Juvenile) this was a extra special for Gillian as it was her first competition! Well done […]

Pipe Band attend Scottish Schools Championship

Lathallan Pipe Band attended the Scottish Schools Championships in Edinburgh on Sunday 12 March.  Amongst a very strong contingent from around Scotland with over 90 schools competing, Lathallan held their ground but unfortunately weren’t placed in the Novice category.  The Freestyle section with a rendition of a tune composed by John Nevans and accompanied by […]

School Show – A Night at the Musicals

Senior Pupils kicked off the 3-night show of ‘A Night at the Musicals’ with energetic renditions from ‘Mamma Mia.’ This was followed by some top class singing and acting from the Juniors who were part of ‘Bugsy Malone’ the boys all showed their ‘bad attitude’ in their pinstriped suits while the girls looked glamorous in […]

Piping and Drumming results

The North of Scotland branch of the Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association held its annual solo piping and drumming competition at Gordon Schools in Huntly on Saturday. Several pipe band members from Lathallan attended, achieving some great results. In piping, Dan Nevans was placed 1st for march, Strathspey & Reel, Hornpipe & Jig and Pibroch […]