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Annapolis Irish Festival

Exibition Pipe Competition

Saturday, June 2 Starts at 1pm
The best pipers in the USA will compete in both Irish and Interceltic music on the Great Highland Bagpipe. This contest will focus on the aspects of piping that best entertain the public in a battle of virtuoso players. Judged by renowned local piper Bob Mitchell with help from the audience!
The contest will be announced like a sports event with details about the players and the tunes.  
Each player will play two medleys of 3-6 minutes. The first event will be traditional Irish music for the Highland Bagpipe. The second event will be tunes of the player’s choosing with emphasis on musical and creative prowess.