The World's Largest Bagpipe, Drumming and Highland Dancing School Goes Virtual!


27th Year!

JULY 12 - 17, 2020

Registration deadline: July 1st


Welcome to the 27th year of PHSD! We usually look forward to seeing you on Silver Star Mountain but this year's worldwide disruption of regular programs and events means that we are going to bring PHSD to YOU!

Join Jack Lee, J. Reid Maxwell, Stuart Liddell, Steven McWhirter, Callum Beaumont, Marielle Lespérance and the world-class instructional staff for an amazing week of inspired online instruction and performance in music and dance!


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Online Instruction From the World's Most Experienced Teachers in ANY Medium!

DSC 4691As usual, we'll have a brilliant music package for you, and have top-level instruction with some of the world’s best-known names in solo piping, pipe bands and highland dancing. PHSD instructors are at the top in their respective fields, and they know how to get great results from others. Whatever your level or goals — from novice to professional — the instructors will help you reach your potential.

It’s the World’s largest summer program 
Highland arts!


Steven McWhirterDuring PHSD you get to experience some of the World’s premier, prize-winning soloists on pipes and drums. We'll have opportunities for you to experiene great pipng and drumming right in your homes!

Classes will begin at 1:00 p.m. [Pacific Standard Time] on July 12 and run until 12:00 noon on July 17th.

Our Amazing Instructors Make a Difference!

Alan Bevan teachingWe excel at teaching students of all levels at PHSD. Whether you are a beginner, a professional, or any level in between, we will make this a valuable learning experience for you. Our classes are focused on you, and what you are most interested in learning.

For those people especially interested in Piobaireachd, we have specialized instruction available from Jack Lee, Stuart Liddell, Donald Lindsay, Alan Bevan, Callum Beaumont and others.

Individual Instruction

Dani teachingDuring PHSD, you will be able to work on solo competition tunes and scores, learning new tunes or steps, or just getting advice on any aspect of your piping, drumming or dancing. There are spots available each day for private lessons with our instructors. Pipers also get the chance to be “adjudicated” each day in a fun, relaxed setting.

Price and Registration

The  cost for this amazing week of instruction and performance is only $395 CDN. 

Registration is available online only. REGISTER NOW!