J. Reid Maxwell

Coquitlam, British Columbia

In the words of his nominator… “Reid Maxwell eats, drinks and breathes pipe band drumming”. Reid is the most influential pipe band drummer outside of the United Kingdom and a driving force behind the success of the pipe band movement in British Columbia. Reid has been a cornerstone of the SFU Pipe Band for over 20 years, helping the band win six World championships, overseeing the drumming side of its juvenile band program and now acting as its manager. He is a gifted teacher who has taught hundreds of students across the Province and at the annual Piping Hot Summer Drummer Camp he co-established in Vernon.


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