Laurentian University
Pipe Band (LUPB)

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LUPB Open House!

LU Pipe Band's Registration Night!

The LUPB is looking to sign up new members for the 2014/2015 season!  We're looking for bagpipers, drummers (snare, tenor, and bass), and highland dancers!  The pipe band offers FREE lessons!  No experience necessary.  There may be a small fee for some startup supplies.  Come and see what we do!

When: Sunday, September 7th at 19h - 21h
Where: LU School of Education - Library on the third floor

Feel free to contact us for questions!

The LUPB leading the 2014 ALS Walk at Delki Dozzy in Sudbury

Derek, David, and Raymond Young (right-left) with the Right Honourable Jean Chrétien; following the retirement celebration for his wife, former LU Chancellor Aline Chrétien

Our annual events:

  • CIBC Run for the Cure
  • Laurentian University
    • Spring Convocation
    • Fall Convocation
    • Northern Ontario Medical School Graduation
  • Rememberance Day
    • Sudbury
    • Espanola
  • Burns' Concert
  • St. Patrick's Day
  • Tartan Day
  • Gutsy Walk for Crohn's and Colitis
  • ALS Walk
  • Opening of Sudbury's Farmer's Market
  • Greater Sudbury Police Pipe Band Invitational Competition
  • Hike for Hospice
  • Greater Sudbury Celtic Festival and Highland Games
  • Massey Fair

The Laurentian University Pipe Band is affiliated with the Office of the President of Laurentian University.

Hire the LUPB for your function!

Need a bagpiper for your upcoming function?  The LUPB endeavours to tailor to every need!  Have a tune in mind?  See if it's included in our repertoire!

*Early correspondence is encouraged as our members are volunteers and have to adjust their schedules accordingly.*

New members welcome!

Want to join the LUPB? Students, alumni and community members of any proficiency are welcome.

school of education, laurentian university, sudbury, ON

Practices are Sunday nights at Laurentian University's School of Education from 7-9 PM

Pipe Major Derek Young and singer/songwriter Bruce Cockburn receiving his honorary doctorate at Laurentian University Convocation 2014