Nicol - Brown Amateur Invitational

The 4th Nicol-Brown Amateur Invitational
Piping Competition

Friday, May 10, 1985
Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall
Williams College
Williamstown, Massachusetts


View a pdf of the program.

Judge: Donald F. Lindsay (Petersburg, New York)

Robert Nicol-Robert Brown Chalice for Piobaireachd

  1. Kenneth Garson (“The Vaunting”)
  2. Ian K. MacDonald (“The Bicker”)
  3. James Feeney, Jr. (“In Praise of Morag”)
  4. Donald Dixon (“His Father’s Lament for Donald MacKenzie”)
  5. Chip Reardon (“The Unjust Incarceration”)

1985 Competitors

  • Glenn Campbell
  • Donald Dixon (Connecticut)
  • James Feeney, Jr. (New York)
  • Kenneth Garson (Ontario)
  • Mary Ann Lewis (New York)
  • Ian K. MacDonald (Ontario)
  • Edward “Chip” Reardon (Pennsylvania)

The 1985 Nicol-Brown Chalice Committee

  • Donald F. Lindsay
  • Peter Beckford
  • Nancy Crutcher
  • JoAnn Scott

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