Windsor Police Pipe Band

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Windsor Police Pipe Band
Windsorpolice kincardine2007.jpg
Established 1967
Location Windsor, Ontario
Grade 3
Pipe Major Brian Robertson
Drum Sergeant Blair Robertson
Tartan Red Gordon
Notable Honours

1st Place American Championships: 2006, 2011, 2012, 2013 (Grade 3),

1st Place North American Championships: 2006 (Grade 5)
Website windsorpolicepipeband.com

The Windsor Police Pipe Band is a non-profit organization of bagpipe players and drummers based in Windsor, Ontario, Canada.

History and Traditions[edit]

Founded in 1967, the band has grown substantially over the decades. The mission of the Windsor police pipe band is "to preserve, perpetuate, and perform Celtic music, culture and lore." [1] At one point, the organization consisted of 4 complete bands competing in various grades in Ontario and throughout the world.

Awards and Honors[edit]

  • 1st Place American Championships: 2006, 2011, 2012, 2013 (Grade 3)
  • 1st Place North American Championships: 2006 (Grade 5)


One of the bands was promoted to grade 1 in 2006 after winning many awards in grade 2. The current band performs at a high standard and is consistently a contender for top prizes in their grade.[2]

Regular Events[edit]

The band performs at numerous events and contests throughout the year in Canada and the Eastern United States. As a community service, piping and drumming lessons are offered weekly, free of charge.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "About Us". Windsor Police Pipe Band. Retrieved 2 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "About Us". Windsor Police Pipe Band. Retrieved 2 April 2011.