CONTEST RESULTS

North American Championship (3rd section)

Date: 11 Mar 2017
Venue: Anthony Wayne Ballroom, Fort Wayne, Indiana
Adjudicator(s): Ronald Waiksnoris, William Himes, Dr Keith Wilkinson
Test piece: Dimensions (Peter Graham)

Pos Band Conductor Set Piece Own Choice Total
Draw Points Pos Draw Points Pos points
1 Milwaukee Festival Brass Dr Patricia Backhaus 5 276.0 3 281.0 1 278.0
Fanfares and Love Songs (Gavin Higgins)
2 Fountain City Youth Brass Academy Helen Harrelson 1 277.0 1 277.0 2 277.0
Vitae Aeternum (Paul Lovatt-Cooper)
3 Old Crown Brass Band T J Faur 6 277.0 1 273.0 4 275.4
Variations on Laudate Dominum (Edward Gregson)
4 Watson Brass Band Jesse Rackley 4 274.0 4 276.0 3 274.8
Turris Fortissima (Steven Ponsford)
5 Mansfield University Mountaineer Brass Band Dr Nathan Rinnert 2 274.0 4 270.0 5 272.4
Henry V (Ralph Vaughan Williams arr Roy Douglas)
6 Crossroads Brass Band Don Bookout 3 265.0 6 265.0 6 265.0
A Malvern Suite (Philip Sparke)

Programme of between 18 and 30 minutes, including set test piece

The overall score is weighted as 60% of Set Piece score plus 40% of Own Choice score

Mansfield University Mountaineer Brass Band also played March of the Cobblers (Barrett & Siebert)

1st tiebreaker - band with the highest Set Piece score wins
2nd tiebreaker - band rated higher on the Set Piece by 2 of the 3 adjudicators wins