US Open

Date: 5 Nov 2011
Venue: Norris Cultural Arts Center, St Charles, Illinois
Adjudicator(s): Dr Dale J Lonis, Dr Jay Kennedy

Pos Band Conductor Draw Music Ent Total
1 Fountain City Brass Band Joseph Parisi 6 195 43 238
2 Dublin Silver Band Timothy Jameson 2 187 46 233
3 Brass Band of Central Florida Chad Shoopman 3 190 38 228
4 Eastern Iowa Brass Band Kate Wohlman 1 177 34 211
5 Motor City Brass Band Craig Strain 5 178 31 209
6 Prairie Brass Band Dallas Niermeyer 4 172 30 202

Most entertaining band: Dublin Silver Band
Best cornet of the day: Dee McAfee (soprano cornet, Brass Band of Central Florida)
Best featured brass soloist: Lee Harrelson (euphonium, Fountain City Brass Band)
Best performance of a march (Roy Newsome Memorial Award): Dublin Silver Band (playing Mercury by Jan Van der Roost)
Best new composition or arrangement: Three Gershwin Preludes (arr Dallas Niermeyer) (played by Prairie Brass Band)
Most outstanding percussion section: Fountain City Brass Band

Article by Michael Boo

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