07 mai 2017

Bressuire Highland Games: Programme, line-up and bookings

The Bressuire Highland Games blog tries to give you all the information you must know about the Bressuire IHGF European Championships and the Celtic week-end on June 10 and 11 in the fantastic castle of the city. Bressuire-the-Scot What a programme with a piping competition, celtic dancers, a concert with the Booze Brothers, a Force Basque show... ...and, of course, the Highland Games French Championship ...and the IHGF Professionnal European Championship The blog also gives you the link for the bookings. More to comeAnd it... [Lire la suite]

06 avril 2017

Piping in Bressuire: WATT's up? A World Champion for the Games

You know Watt? One of the most prestigious solo pipers of the world, Robert WATT from Northern Ireland, will play during the Bressuire Highland Games for the IHGF European Championships. That's a real privilege for the Bressuire Highland Games to welcome such a piper.Just have a look at his biography "Robert, from Maghera in Northern Ireland, began to play his first instrument, the great highland bagpipe at the age of seven in his local pipe band, Tamlaght O'Crilly. He was involved in competing and public performance from the... [Lire la suite]
05 avril 2017

You know Watt? Bressuire accueille une star de la cornemuse

MISE A JOUR Les Highland Games sont généralement la fête des gros bras retourneurs de troncs d'arbres, des frêles danseuses de gay-gordons et des pipe-bands venus avec armes et bagages, kilts, tambours et cornemuses.Avec, en prime, un groupe de rock celtique, les Booze brothers qui ont déjà fait la une du blog. Il y aura, bien sûr, tout cette variété celtique sur les pelouses du château et, même plus encore avec une demonstration de Force basque ainsi qu'un concours de pipebands français en présence d'une star de la discipline. ... [Lire la suite]