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Pipe Band

Competition Categories:
    • 2/4 March (four-part tune)
    • 4/4 March (four-part tune)
    • 6/8 March (four-part tune)
    • Quick March Medley - simple time signatures (eight parts) (*)
    • Quick March Medley - compound time signatures (eight parts) (*)
    • Quick March Medley - freestyle time signatures (eight parts) (*)
    • March, Strathspey & Reel (four-part March, two-part Strathspey, two-part Reel)
    • March, Strathspey & Reel (four-part tunes in each case)
    • Hornpipe & Jig (four-part tunes in each case)
    • Medley - min four tune types - (3 minutes to 7 minutes)


    Agreed: March 18th, 2010
    Updated Medley max duration (from 5 to 7 min): November 27th, 2014
    Added Medley "min four tune types": March 20th, 2018
    Updated QMM categories, duration and recommended RSPBA's prescribed tunes: July 24th, 2018