Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Welcome band members and friends, Our new practice season is in full swing.
We are happy to be back.

You can see us practice on Monday nights 6:30 to 9:00 pm.
Greater Portland Bible Church 2374 SWVermont St. Portland. OR


Great news , we have some new members, and they sound great. Now that we are bigger and better we are going to make a huge sound next season.  Thanks to all the new pipers and drum players who chose to join us.

Looking forward to our first Performance Burns Night  January 2015 We'll be ready!


CONGRATULATIONS TO ALL OUR MEMBERS WHO COMPETED LAST SATURDAY!!!!! at Oregon Pipers Society

Grade 4 piping          Lily Devlin 1st place
                                  Jack Kelly   2nd Place

Grade 3 piping          Rassi Rush 1st place

Grade 2 piping          Alexander MacLeod  1st place

Monday, May 19, 2014

We are going to Scotland!

The Portland Metro Youth Pipe Band will be travelling to Scotland in August of 2015, to compete in the most prestigious event in the world of Scottish music, the World Pipe Band Championships in Glasgow, Scotland!

This will the band's first time competing in Scotland and we need your support! Your donation will help give the kid's the experience of a lifetime.

Friday, March 21, 2014

St. Patrick's Day at McCormick's Bridgeport

So proud of this band! St. Patrick's Day at McCormick & Schmick's under a better-late-than-never, bright spring sky.


Sunday, October 13, 2013

Congratulations to the musicians who moved up a Grade!

Several Portland Metro Youth Pipe Band (PMYPB) players moved up in grade as a result of summer competition. The competition is adjudicated by the British Columbia Piper’s Association (BCPA). PMYPB received more individual grade increases from the BCPA than any other youth band. 

The following PMYPB received mandatory upgrades:

Jack T. – Grade 2 piping to Grade 1.
Ian T. – Grade 2 piping to Grade 1.
Lauren T. – Grade 4 drumming to Grade 3.
Alec M. – Grade 4 drumming to Grade 3.
Raasi R. – Grade 5 piping to Grade 4.
Lily D. – Grade 5 piping to Grade 4.
Jack K. – Grade 5 piping to Grade 4.
Donald F. – Grade 5 piping to Grade 4.