GHPD YOUTH BAND!!!!
OPEN HOUSE: Wednesday, March 26, 6:00
at the Oakland
lessons spring 2014
Garrett Highlands Pipes and Drums,
originally formed in 1979, plays
regularly at local and regional
events and also is the host band for
the McHenry Highland Festival in
McHenry, Maryland. The band
practices weekly on Wednesdays and
visitors are welcome. The band also
welcomes new members and provides
instruction in both pipes and drums.
The band recruits from and serves
areas and consists
of members from Oakland, Deep Creek
Lake, Frostburg, and Cumberland,
Maryland as well as from West
Virginia and Pennsylvania.
The newest student members of Garrett Highlands Pipes and Drums
joined the band on parade at the
2013 Autumn Glory Festival. Pictured
here are piping students Riley Smith
, Jordan Bosley , Jen Shillingburg,
Kelsey Bosley, and drummer Rachel
WE TEACH AND PRACTICE:
Every Wednesday night at the
Oakland Volunteer Fire Department (31
3rd Street). Lessons are offered at 6:00
before our regular band practice at
take 15 lessons, learn about marching
routines, and are assimilated by the
band when ready.
Students and parents can also be
involved in the band in other ways. We
are hoping to have enough students for a
HOUSE: Wednesday, March 26, 6:00
at the Oakland Fire Hall.
LESSONS START: To Be
FOR LESSONS: Lessons are free
and we have affordable rental or payment
plans for the practice instruments.
or call 301.501.0304.