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1996 National Championships of Great Britain - Championship Section

Date:
Saturday, October 19, 1996

Venue:
Royal Albert Hall, London

Test piece:
Isaiah 40, Robert Redhead

Adjudicator(s):
David Read, James Scott, Eric Crees

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1CWS GlasgowHoward Snell18195
2Grimethorpe CollieryMajor Peter Parkes19193
3Black Dyke MillsJames Watson6192
4Williams FaireyJames Gourley7191
5Yorkshire Building SocietyDavid King1189
6Brighouse & RastrickAllan Withington13188
7BNFLRichard Evans9187
8EYMSRobert Childs14185
9Sun LifeStephen Sykes15184
10Desford CollieryBram Tovey3182
11TredegarNicholas Childs4180
12Rhodian BrassGraham O'Connor16179
13Redbridge BrassGraham Wilson10178
14Rigid Containers GroupJohn Berryman12176
15SWT WoodfallsMelvin White2175
16NorthopThomas Wyss11174
17David A Hall WhitburnChris Houlding5173
18Staines BrassStewart Gaudion8171
19British Steel TeesideDeek Broadbent17170

First two bands automatically qualified for the 1997 contest.

Prizes:
First: £2000
Second: £1500
Third: £1000

Stanley Boddington Trophy Winner: Howard Snell 



Contest: North West Regional Championships

Sunday 25 February • Winter Gardens Complex, Church Street, Blackpool. FY1 1HU


Friary Guildford Brass Band - the best of Guildford's musical talent

Sunday 25 February • Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook, Guildford GU1 3UX


Northop Silver Band - Northop Brass

Thursday 1 March • Northop Band Room CH7 6BQ


Regent Hall Concerts - Guildhall Brass Band

Friday 2 March • Regent Hall. (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London W1C 2DJ (opposite RESERVED) W1C 2DJ


Contest: Yorkshire Regional Championships

Saturday 3 March • Corporation St, Huddersfield HD1 2TA


Enderby Band

February 24 • Enderby Band are looking for a SOLO TROMBONE to join us after the Area Contest. We are a hard-working and sociable band and are looking for a committed player to fill a key seat. We have a sensible mix of concert and contests throughout the year.


West Somerset Brass Band

February 23 • West Somerset Brass is looking to strengthen its cornet and baritone section. We are a community band playing all over Somerset and hope to undertake a tour to France later in the year. If you can play whatever standard please make contact


The Corsham Band

February 22 • Having now been promoted to the 2nd Section for the forthcoming Contest season, the band are now looking for a back row cornet player, 2nd or 3rd, to join our team


Craig Roberts

BA (Hons), MA
Conductor / Adjudicator