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For over 25 years, the College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts has provided a world-class education to students within our community and around the world.

Building on the vision of our late founder Scott MacAulay, the College now enters into a new era of excellence. We have already raised initial funding of $2,700,000 and designed a modern facility that will provide new opportunities for enhanced learning, culture, and community.

The new Performing Arts Education Centre is equipped to facilitate the growing needs of students, faculty, and programming. Each space is carefully designed to invite hard work, inspire dedication and provide opportunity to o er more programming — and to more students — than ever before.

We invite you, our neighbors, to join us in a combined e ort of public, private and corporate partnership to make this project a reality. Let’s work together and empower generations to come. Let’s work together and build the Performing Arts and Education Centre.

Questions? Call us for more information.

Business Manager
The College of Piping and Performing Arts of Canada
619 Water Street East
Summerside, PEI C1N 4H8

Office: (902) 436-5377
Email: roger.downie@collegeofpiping.com

Breabach Celtic Ensemble Workshop


The College of Piping and Celtic Performing Arts of Canada is excited to announce that we are hosting a Celtic Ensemble Workshop with the Scottish  band, Breabach! Sunday, November 12th from 10am until 12pm at the College in Summerside. The cost is $20.00 for the workshop but if you are a student at the College of Piping or in the School of Performing Arts at Holland College there is a DISCOUNTED fee of $15.00. The numbers may be capped based on registration numbers. We will accept registrations on the day of the workshop (if it is not full).

If you are workshop attendee you are entitled to a 20% DISCOUNT off of your ticket to the Breabach and Old Man Luedecke show at the Harbourfront Theatre on the evening of November 12th. To purchase your tickets to the show at the Harbourfront Theatre, please follow this link: http://www.harbourfronttheatre.com/?p=6080. Please note that the discount is only available by calling or visiting Harbourfront Theatre’s Box Office. The number for the box office is (902) 888-2500. 

The focus of the ensemble workshop will be: piping, Scottish Gaelic song, fiddle, guitar and accompaniment, whistle and flute.

Voted ‘Best Live Act 2013’ & ’Best Folk Band 2012‘ at the Scots Trad Music Awards and twice nominated ‘Best Band’ at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards; Scottish five-piece Breabach deliver a thrilling and unique brand of contemporary folk music that has earned them international recognition on the world and roots music scene as one of the UK’s most dynamic and exciting bands. Check out their youtube channel:  https://www.youtube.com/user/Breabachofficial.

 

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