Nicol - Brown Amateur Invitational

The 3rd Nicol-Brown Amateur Invitational
Piping Competition

Friday, May 11, 1984
Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall
Williams College
Williamstown, Massachusetts


Photo of the competitors

View a pdf of the 1984 program.

Judge: Murray Henderson (Elkton, Maryland)

Robert Nicol-Robert Brown Chalice for Piobaireachd

  1. Bobby Minnear
    (“Lament for Donald Duaghal MacKay”)
  2. Stuart Lowe
    (“Lament for the Children”)
  3. Michael Rogers
    (“Lament for Rory MacLeod”)
  4. June Potter
    (“The Park Piobaireachd” #2)
  5. Ian K. MacDonald
    (“The MacGregors’ Salute”)
  6. John Wassman
    (“The MacDougall’s Gathering”)

1984 Competitors

  • David Bailiff (Maryland)
  • Scott Lowe (Ontario)
  • Stuart Lowe (Ontario)
  • Ian K. MacDonald (Ontario)
  • Bobby Minnear (Georgia)
  • Sean Moran (New York)
  • June Potter (North Carolina)
  • Michael Rogers (Maryland)
  • John Wassman (New Jersey)
  • Brian Williamson (Ontario)

The 1984 Nicol-Brown Chalice Committee

  • Donald F. Lindsay
  • Peter Beckford
  • Rebecca Oakley-Smith
  • JoAnn Scott

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