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The RSPBA Summer School 2018 - Registration

Application for entry to
the RSPBA's 2018 Summer School

Monday 30th July until Friday 3rd August 2018 - Pipers and Snare Drummers

Wednesday 1st August until Friday 3rd August 2018 - Tenor Drummers and Drum Majors

Following the success of our Summer Schools for the past 4 years, The Royal Scottish Pipe Band Association is pleased to announce the dates for Summer School 2018.

Summer School 2018 will take place in Glasgow Gaelic School, 147 Berkeley Street, Glasgow G3 7HP. This is a fantastic venue that we have used over the last few of years and was well liked by both tutors and students. The Summer School will run from Monday 30th July until Friday 3rd August 2018. Please note there are different dates based on discipline, please see above.

Please complete the attached registration form to reserve a place for the Summer School 2018.

If you require any further information, please contact Pat Whelan, Education Officer or Rachel Gillespie on 0141 221 5414 or email Pat Whelan or Rachel

Course Registration Information:

  • Designed for pipers and drummers aged over 10
  • Dates are Monday 30th July through Friday 3rd August for Pipers and Snare Drummers - Cost £180.00 for the 5 days.
  • Drum Majors and Tenor Drummer dates are Wednesday 1st through Friday 3rd August - Cost £120.00 for the 3 days.
  • Course will be held at Glasgow Gaelic School, Berkeley Street, Glasgow
  • Course costs for Pipers and Snare Drummers will be £180.00 for the 5 days.
  • Course costs for Drum Majors and Tenor Drummers will be £120.00 for the 3 days.
  • Payment can be made with your registration below using Credit Card, Debit Card or Paypal account

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