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Date: Wednesday, 14th August 2019
Contributor: Ian Embelton - HQ

2019 Worlds - Grade 1 Live Stream Details


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The 2019 World Pipe Band Championships Grade 1 event will be held over two days, each day comprising a Medley as well as a March, Strathspey and Reel set.

The 2019 World Champions will play four times in the main arena over two days in front of 16 Adjudicators and we are delighted to announce the live stream details for those who cannot attend in person.

  • The Friday event will see 30 performances starting at 10:30 and finishing at 16:40 and this coverage will be provided by Inner Ear on behalf of Glasgow Live. The running order for Friday can be found here.

  • The Saturday event will see another 30 performances starting at 10:45 and finishing at 16:35 then the live stream will continue with the marchpast and privegiving, this coverage will be provided by BBC Scotland. The running order for Saturday can be found here.

  • The live stream can be viewed from the Friday Worlds Website by clicking here whilst Saturday will be streamed by the BBC and can be found by clicking here.

Tickets are still available for the event. For more information click here .

Ian Embelton
Chief Executive.


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