Innovative Percussion Artist Ensemble Bagad Cap Caval from Plomeur, France were recently crowned the 2016 Champion de Bretagne (Champions of Brittany). The Bagad (Bah-god) won nearly every competitive caption including High Percussion for the 3rd straight year. Cap Caval's Drum Corps use the RM1 Reid Maxwell Signature Series Scottish Snare stick, and their percussion section uses a variety of products to include the Hybrid and Legacy drumset models, BR4 brushes, SA3 steel pan, GT3 timpani, and timbale sticks. To view their championship performance, click here!
The following week, Cap Caval performed and competed in Glasgow, Scotland for the 2016 World Pipe Band Championships. Though they nearly missed making the Grade 1 Final, they are the only ensemble in the world to support both a Grade 1 Bagad and Grade 1 Scottish Pipe Band.
In addition to their competitive success, Cap Caval released their 7th album Tan De'i and performed several concerts over the summer including a featured performance with Ibrahim Maalouf at the famous Vieilles Charrues Festival. For more information, please visit capcaval.com