The Midwest Pipe Band Association



Terry McHugh Memorial Solo Piping Contest, 2021

Entry Form


  • Open to all Amateur pipers; all entrants will play on May 1, 2021, in Park Ridge, Illinois.
  • The cost to enter is $10.00 USD. The entry deadline is Friday, April 16; no late entries will be accepted.
  • No refund of entry fees will be made for events entered but not competed in unless the event is cancelled.
  • Entry is open to individual members registered for 2021 with the MWPBA and individual members registered for 2021 in other pipe band associations.
  • Address all questions on the contest to MWPBA President Jim Sim.


The events offered are:

  • Grade 1: MSR (submit 1 tune of each)
  • Grade 2: 2/4 March + S/R (submit 1 tune of each)
  • Grade 3: 2/4 March + S/R
  • Grade 4 Senior: 2/4 March
  • Grade 4 Junior: 2/4 March
  • Sr. Novice: 4 parts 2/4 March
  • Jr. Novice: 4 parts 2/4 March


  • MWPBA contest rules apply with one exception - for this contest only, all competitors, regardless of grade, only need to submit 1 tune of each type; they will simply tell the judge at the contest what tune(s) they are playing.   Grade 2 and Grade 3 piping ties will be broken by 2/4 March result.
  • In each event, the competitor may play selections of their choosing, and need only submit 1.
  • All tunes must be 4-parted, at a minimum.  (Junior and Senior Novice have the option of playing 4 parts of 2/4 march, rather than a single 4-parted 2/4 march.) 

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