North American Championship (Ch section)

Date: 22 Apr 1995
Venue: Salvation Army Toronto Temple, Toronto
Adjudicator(s): Stephen Bulla, James Curnow, Bramwell Tovey
Test piece: The Essence of Time (Peter Graham)

Pos Band Conductor Draw Points
1 Brass Band of Columbus Dr Paul Droste 4 277 Flag
2 Illinois Brass Band Dr Colin Holman 3 271 Flag
Spectrum (Gilbert Vinter)
3 Ohio Collegiate Brass Band Les Susi 2 264 Flag
Fantasy for Brass Band, Op 114a (Malcolm Arnold)
4 Weston Silver Band Ron Clayson 5 256 Flag
My Strength, My Tower (Dean Goffin)
5 Atlantic Brass Band Salvatore Scarpa 1 224 Flag
Henry V (Ralph Vaughan Williams arr Roy Douglas)

Atlantic Brass Band penalised 3 points for exceeding permitted time limit

Ohio Collegiate Brass Band also played Nessun Dorma (Puccini arr Susi)

Weston Silver also played Mephistopheles (Douglas)

Atlantic Brass Band also played Candide Overture (Bernstein arr Snell) and Share My Yoke (Webb arr Bosanko)

Brass Band of Columbus elected not to include an own choice 'test piece' as part of their programme and instead played Joyce's 71st NY Regiment March (Boyer arr Lake), Festive Overture (Shostakovich arr Kitson) and Come, Sweet Death (Bach arr Leidzen)