2017 Contest Season Begins!

This weekend, the summer contest season starts here in the Midwest Pipe Band Association with the Alma Highland Games.

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Angus Wins Piper of the Day at Alma

The two day marathon games at Alma mark the Midwest Pipe Band Association’s 2015 season coming seriously underway, and it opened up in force.

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Angus and Fountain Trust Find Success in Springfield

On Saturday, May 16 the St. Andrews Society of Illinois hosted its annual Springfield Regional Highland Games in Chatham, Illinois.

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Champion Supreme!

This past weekend, I traveled to the Midwest Pipe Band Association Annual General Meeting with several bandmates. There, I was awarded the Grade III Light Music Champion Supreme trophy, and was also officially upgraded to Grade II Light Music and Grade II Piobaireachd for the 2015 competition season. I have moved up! At the same…

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Fountain Trust Pipe Band

This week we come to my current band, the Fountain Trust Pipe Band! The band is sponsored by the Fountain Trust Company, a financial company and bank based out of Covington, Indiana in Fountain County, which is where it gets its name. As of 2014, it is the only competitive pipe band in Indiana. Fountain…

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