Massey Graduation Parades have come around again this year, the dates were Tuesday May 25th to Thursday May 27th. There was also an extra stage performance on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6pm. The parades are a bit later in the year than usual, which made the mornings a bit colder and harder to get […]
Tag: City of Sails Pipe Band
Christmas Santa Parades are over for another year. This year started with the Farmers Santa Parade down Queen street on Sunday 29th November. I did this with City of Auckland, which we had Auckland and Districts pipe band and Auckland Police pipe band with us. This was in the rain so we had our capes […]
Another tiring day starting 9:30 am for the initial practice then getting ready for the main performance at 1 pm. The practice the week before – When the Piper Plays Hector The Hero Photo by Neil Cameron. Possible candidate for the next clan news letter.
This years ANZAC day was quite busy, waking at 3am to get ready, out the door at 4am, practice meet by 4:30, then the first performance at the dawn service at 5:15am at the Auckland Museum with City Of Auckland Pipeband. This was broadcast on Maori TV live. The band played for about half an […]