Recognized bards of the Cateran Society, honored for their contributions in lore, art, music, and/or language. Rank in the Bardic Assembly is given based on achievements or contributions in these areas. Earning rank in one of these areas would make you a first degree bard of the Cateran Society, two areas would be a second degree bard, and so forth. To apply for membership in the Bardic Assembly, contact Christopher Scott Thompson at email@example.com or Heiko Große at firstname.lastname@example.org
Lore – substantial research in the areas we study, such as publishing a book, writing articles, creating video lesson content or fulfilling the requirements of the Hoplology course.
Art – a chapbook-length work of poetry, an artistic portfolio, a novel or short-story collection on Cateran-related themes.
Music – demonstrated ability to play on a traditional Celtic instrument, sing Gaelic songs or some equivalent skill.
Language – demonstrated proficiency in Gaelic.
Bards of the Cateran Society:
Christopher Scott Thompson – 2nd Degree (Lore, Art)
Bhiatailidh Negoda MacDhùghaill – 1st Degree (Language)
Peter Walker – 1st Degree (Music)
James Mungall – 1st Degree (Music)
Heiko Große – 1st Degree (Lore)
Timo Seppälä – 1st Degree (Lore)
Jay Maas – 1st Degree (Lore)
Cornelius Stöhr – 1st Degree (Music)
Tom Langhorne – 1st Degree (Lore)
Edward Lindey – 1st Degree (Music)
Dana Sweetman – 2nd Degree (Art, Lore)
Owynn MacKean – 1st Degree (Art)
Nick Thomas – 1st Degree (Lore)
Ruadhán MacFadden – 1st Degree (Lore)