North American Championship (Ch section)

Date: 23 Apr 1994
Venue: North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina
Adjudicator(s): James Curnow, Bram Gregson, Frank Renton
Test piece: Variations for Brass Band (Ralph Vaughan Williams)

Pos Band Conductor Draw Points
1 Hawthorn City Ken MacDonald 3 277 Flag
Paganini Variations (Philip Wilby)
2 Ohio Collegiate Brass Band Dr Paul Droste 5 269 Flag
3 Brass Band of Columbus Dr Paul Droste 1 264 Flag
4 Triangle Brass Band Michael Votta 2 255 Flag
5 Smoky Mountain Brass Band John West 4 247 Flag

Ohio Collegiate Brass Band also conducted by Les Susi

Four bands elected not to play an own choice 'test piece' as part of their programme:

Ohio Collegiate Brass Band played Euphonium Concerto, 3rd movt (Horovitz), Fanfare Op 71 (Bourgeois) and Toccata, Oh Blessed Lord (Heaton)

Brass Band of Columbus played Russlan and Ludmilla Overture (Glinka arr Parkes) and Circius (Aagaard-Neilsen)

Triangle Brass Band played Jubilee Overture (Sparke) and Elsa's Procession to the Cathedral (Wagner arr Himes)

Smoky Mountain Brass Band played Festive Overture (Shostakovich arr Gordon) and Colonial Song (Grainger arr West)