After 18 distinguished years of service as Pipe Major, Andrew McCabe has elected to step down from this position in 2016.
Andrew’s tenure ends at a time when The UQ Pipe Band is a grade 3 competition pipe band and a prominent performance band with a busy annual calendar of events.
Since founding the band in 1998, Andrew has led the band through many successful performances around Australia and overseas, including two Australian Championships and a tour to The World Pipe Band Championships in Scotland.
We be will celebrating and thanking Andrew for his enormous contribution to the band more formally during the coming year.
The recruitment process for the new Pipe Major will be the subject of a future announcement.