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Regional Championships: Yorkshire

Section 1 Summary

Year Winners Conductor Test piece
2018 Strata Brass Jonathan Bates Brass Metamorphosis, James Curnow
2017 Marsden Silver Alan Widdop The Land of the Long White Cloud, Philip Sparke
2016 Chapeltown Silver Andrew Dennis Essay, Professor Edward Gregson
2015 Unite the Union (City of Sheffield) David Hirst A London Overture, Philip Sparke
2014 City of Bradford Lee Skipsey Cry of the Mountain, Howard Lorriman
2013 Hebden Bridge Alan Hobbins Brass triumphant, Gareth Wood
2012 Unite the Union (City of Sheffield) Derek Renshaw Mountain Views, Bertrand Moren
2011 Hammonds Saltaire Morgan Griffiths Le Carnival Romain, Hector Berlioz arr Frank Wright
2010 Meltham and Meltham Mills Stuart Fawcett A Moorside Suite, Gustav Holst
2009 Wakefield Metropolitan Norman Law Pentacle, Graham Cole
2008 Skelmanthorpe J. Roberts James Cook Circumnavigator, Gilbert Vinter
2007 Stocksbridge D. Nesbitt Sinfonietta – The Wayfarer, Eric Ball
2006 Drighlington Shane Foster Voyage of Discovery, Goff Richards
2005 Hatfield Main G O'Connor Comedy Overture, John Ireland
2004 Hatfield Coal Power Graham O'Connor Coventry Variations, Bramwell Tovey
2003 Knottingley Silver K. Belcher Passacaglia on a Theme of Brahms, A. Butterworth
2002 Wakefield Metropolitan B. Dyson Royal Parks, G. Lloyd
2001 Asda Stocksbridge D. Renshaw The Undaunted, E. Ball
2000 Stocksbridge D. Renshaw Music For The Common Man, K. Downie
1999 Barnsley Building Society I. Craddock Kenilworth, A. Bliss
1998 Rothwell Temperance D. Roberts Purcell Variations, K. Downie
1997 Jayess 87 A. Eastwood Ballet for Band, J. Horovitz
1996 Priest Lindley N. Jowett Spectrum, G. Vinter
1995 Stocksbridge Engineering Steels G. O'Connor
1994 Yorkshire Traction J. Hudson
1993 Lockwood M. Tweedle
1992 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery B. Rostron

Croydon Citadel Band - The International Staff Band of The Salvation Army

Saturday 24 March • The Salvation Army. Booth Rd. Croydon. CR0 1XY CR0 1XY

Black Dyke Band - Newtown (Powys)

Saturday 24 March • Theatre Hafren, Llanidloes Rd, Newtown SY16 4HU

Leyland Band - Annual Patrons' Concert

Sunday 25 March • Chorley Town Hall PR7 1DP

South London Fellowship Band - Royal Tunbridge Wells Songsters

Monday 26 March • The Salvation Army. Royal Tunbridge Wells Corps. Bayhall Road. Tunbridge Wells TN2 4UT

Foden's Band - Sandbach Town Hall - Heritage Launch

Tuesday 27 March • Sandbach Town Hall,High St, Sandbach CW11 1AX

Clifton and Lightcliffe Band

March 24 • Our third section B Band are looking for Cornet and Trombone players. Rehearsals Friday's 7.00 - 8.15pm and Sunday mornings 10.00 - 12.15pm Based at Bailiff Bridge Brighouse. Our Saturday morning training band is also looking for players. All abilities.

Clifton and Lightcliffe Band

March 24 • Second Section band we are looking for a 2nd Trombone and back row cornet. We have a busy concert calendar and a trip to Italy planned for August 2018. Based at Bailiff Bridge Brighouse.

Wakefield Metropolitan Brass Band

March 23 • REPIANO CORNET are you the right person for this seat, we have a sensible mix of concerts and contests with a Germany trip in 2019. Also a 5th place at the yorkshire areas in the 1st section we are looking to build on this for the future.

Chris Wormald

B.Mus (Hons), LTCL, PGCE
Conductor, adjudicator, arranger