Nicol - Brown Amateur Invitational

The 15th Nicol-Brown Amateur Invitational
Piping Competition

October 11, 1997
United Methodist Church of Hartford
Hartford, Connecticut

Judge: Donald F. Lindsay

Overall Nicol-Brown Championship

  1. John MacPhee
    Prizes: Airfare to compete in London in November 1998; and a week’s tuition at an Invermark Piping School.
  2. Joss Fisher

Robert Nicol-Robert Brown Chalice for Piobaireachd

  1. John MacPhee (“The Battle of the Pass of Crieff”)
  2. Joss Fisher
  3. Steven Tripp
  4. Maureen Connor

William Ross Challenge Targe MSR Competition

  1. Steven Tripp
  2. John MacPhee
  3. Charles McKee
  4. Joss Fisher

Donald MacLeod Memorial 6/8 Marches

  1. Joss Fisher
    Prize: The Donald MacLeod Memorial Silver Buckle created by Brian Yates
  2. John MacPhee
  3. Brian Meagher
  4. Weng Cheong Fung

Dress and Deportment

  • Can any of the competitors fill in this blank or any of the missing tunes for this year?

1997 Competitors

  • Maureen Connor (Schenectady, New York)
  • Joss Fisher (Beaumont, Texas)
  • John MacPhee (Summerside, Prince Edward Island)
  • Charles McKee (Kansas City, Missouri)
  • Brian Meagher (New York, New York)
  • Steven Tripp (Trout Creek, Ontario)
  • Weng Cheong Fung (Hong Kong/ Prince Edward Island)