CONTEST RESULTS

Brass in Concert

Date: 16 Nov 2008
Venue: The Sage, Gateshead
Music Adjudicator(s): Professor David King, Stephen Roberts
Entertainment Adjudicator(s): Andrew Berryman, David Horsfield
Soloist Adjudicator(s): Ian Bousfield

Pos Band Conductor Draw Music Ent Total
1 Cory Dr Robert Childs 10 199 57.0 256.0 Flag
4 Brighouse & Rastrick Alan Morrison 6 196 51.5 247.5 Flag
3 Grimethorpe Colliery Michael J Garasi 7 194 54.0 248.0 Flag
2 Stavanger Brass Band Allan Withington 3 193 59.0 252.0 Flag
5 Fairey Philip Chalk 4 191 54.5 245.5 Flag
6 Foden's Garry E Cutt 2 190 50.0 240.0 Flag
7 Leyland Jason Katsikaris 8 189 48.5 237.5 Flag
8 Desford Colliery Nigel Seaman 12 188 48.5 236.5 Flag
10 Hepworth (Cookson Homes) Sandy Smith 1 187 46.0 233.0 Flag
11 Reg Vardy Allan Ramsay 11 186 46.0 232.0 Flag
9 Whitburn Steven Mead 5 185 51.5 236.5 Flag
12 YBS Morgan Griffiths 9 184 47.0 231.0 Flag

Quality of performance: Cory
Best entertainment and presentation: Stavanger Brass

Best march: Brighouse & Rastrick (The Thin Red Line)
Best soloist: David Childs (euphonium, Cory), playing The Hot Canary
Best new music (arrangement or composition): Innuendo (Queen arr Peter Meechan), played by Whitburn

Best principal cornet: Stephen Wilkinson (Brighouse & Rastrick)
Best soprano cornet: Martin Irwin (Brighouse & Rastrick)
Best euphonium: Mike Howley (Brighouse & Rastrick)
Best trombone: Garry McPhee (Brighouse & Rastrick)
Best Basses: Fodens
Best percussion: Stavanger Brass

Youngest player: Kate Malcolm, age 12 (Reg Vardy)