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Tomorrow! Reed Workshop & Glengarry Cup

Reed and Sound Fundamentals Workshop

Saturday, April 9th | 1:30 pm – RCAF Officers’ Mess, 158 Gloucester St.

The PPBSO Ottawa Branch is pleased to offer a Reed and Sound Fundamentals Workshop with John Elliott of Sound Supreme Reeds. In this session, John will focus on:

  1. pipe reed making,

  2. maintenance,

  3. reed manipulation,

  4. trouble shooting and setup.

This workshop is geared towards all levels of players and will provide some insights into the working efforts of producing a quality sound.


2016 Glengarry Cup

Saturday, April 9th | 7:30 pm – RCAF Officers’ Mess, 158 Gloucester St.

The Glengarry Cup Open MSR Contest is open to select participants, each of which is asked to submit a march, strathspey, and reel of their own choice (minimum four parts each). This is set to be a great evening with lots of good tunes from the best in the area! We are pleased to be joined by John Elliott to judge the event.

REMEMBER: These events take place at the RCAF Officers’ Mess, not the HMCS Bytown Naval Officers’ Mess.


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