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Grade I Band

The best of the best

The Grade One band competes at the highest level of pipe band competition and is the highest ranked pipe band in Canada's Maritime Region. Its members are skilled musicians, most of whom who have a number of years of experience in pipe band competitions.

Pipe Section

  • Scott Baker
  • Parker Bell
  • Andrew Bruce
  • Kevin Dugas
  • James Dyson
  • Alex Gandy (P/M)
  • Bruce Gandy (P/S)
  • Heather Gillis
  • Thomas Harrington (LoA)
  • Rob Laverock
  • Curtis LeBlanc
  • Jacob Lindler
  • Eilidh MacDonald
  • Rachelle MacDonald
  • Roderick MacLean (P/S)
  • Danielle Matthews (LoA)
  • Graeme McCombe
  • Evan McDonald
  • Bobby Minear
  • Liam Murray
  • Andy Rogers
  • George Soloman
  • Mike Wanamaker
  • Conrad Worley

Drum Section

  • Alger Boota
  • Richard Baughman
  • Bree Caldwell
  • Kahlil Cappuchino
  • Mike Daine
  • Guillaume De Serres
  • Jeremy Keddy (L/D)
  • Taryn Krochko
  • Ben Newcome
  • Alexandra Smith
  • Baillie Stuart
  • Ryan Sullivan
  • Erin Whitty
  • Heather Wilson



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