Alumni Achievements: Solo Bagpiping Champion
Joe S. class of ’09 was named the 2010 U.S. Junior Solo Bagpiping Champion this weekend at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburg.
The competition is open to all pipers and snare drummers younger than 18.
Joe clinched the title of Champion with a solo performance of “Too Long in this Condition” on a set of Inveran bagpipes. His prize: the Ralph Murray Memorial Scholarship for room, board and tuition for two weeks at the Balmoral School of Piping and Drumming.