Mighty Creighton Takes British Solo Drumming Title

Piper Lee Moore and Stephen Creighton after today’s big win

The British Adult Solo Snare Drumming Championship was held today in Glasgow and organised by the RSPBA’s Glasgow & West of Scotland Branch.

The winner was Stephen Creighton, Leading Drummer of St Laurence O’Toole Pipe Band, Dublin. Piping for Stephen was Lee Moore also of SLOT (see pic below).

1st place – Stephen Creighton, St. Lawrence O’Toole

2nd place – Grant Cassidy, Uddingston

3rd place – Ryan King, Edradour Pitlochry & Blair Atholl

4th place – Aneal Tanguy, Scottish Power

5th place – Richard Black, Shotts and Dykehead

6th place – Alex Buchanan, Field Marshal Montgomery

These six prizewinners get an automatic place in the World Solo Drumming Championship to be held in Glasgow in October.

Afterwards Stephen said: ‘Delighted to have won the Joe Noble trophy today for the British Solo Drumming Championships in Glasgow; well worth the trip . Big thank you to Lee Moore and Ruairi  for playing for me. Well done to all the prize winners including Grant Cassidy for coming second in a tight contest . 

‘Big thank you to Premier Drums and Promark for their continued support.’

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