Support the Balmoral Classic

The Balmoral Classic youth competition and concert is the perfect event to reward the nation's best young players with the recognition they deserve. 

Sponsors help The Balmoral School of Piping and Drumming to serve its mission: To cultivate excellence in youth and promote appreciation of bagpipe music by providing world class instruction, presenting innovative music events, and fostering tradition.

Please support our young performers by donating online or by sending a check:

Donate Online:


Send a check:

The Balmoral School of Piping
c/o George Balderose
1414 Pennsylvania Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15233


Ryan Praskovich, Overall winner o the 2008 US Junior Solo Bagpiping ChampionshipRyan Praskovich, Overall winner of the 2008 US Junior Solo Bagpiping Championship, holds his trophies and the top prize of McCallum Bagpipes. (Photo by Evan Kenepp)

Corporate sponsors and advertisers also receive visibility within Pittsburgh’s vibrant community of families who celebrate Celtic arts and heritage events. Sponsors receive complimentary tickets to attend the Breabach concert, the US Junior Solo Piping Championship and the reception.  For Sponsorship opportunities, contact George Balderose at 412 323 2707 or