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2003 US Open

Date:
Saturday, November 8, 2003

Venue:
John Hersey High School, Arlington Heights

Test piece:
Entertainment programme

Adjudicator(s):
Alan Morrison, John Philips

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1Foden's Richardson Band Thomas Wyss 5 234
2Brass Band of Central Florida Michael J Garasi 3 225
3Illinois Brass Band Peter Lipari 6 211
4Prairie Brass Band Dallas Niermeyer 1 201
5Milwaukee Festival Brass Trefor Williams 2 197
6Eastern Iowa Brass Band Earle Dickenson 4 197

Compere:
Frank Renton

Best Performance of a March:
Foden's Richardson Band

Most Entertaining:
Foden's Richardson Band

Best Solo Performance:
Glyn Williams (Foden's), Euphonium (and Cornet, Trombone, Tenor Horn, Flugel, Soprano Cornet, and Xylophone), Air Varie

Best New Composition/Arrangement:
Chris Sharpe, Rocky Point Holiday, Brass Band of Central Florida

Buskers Results:
Winner — Foden's II
Honorable Mention — Brad Hecker 



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Lofthouse Brass Band - Lofthouse Christmas Fair

Saturday 25 November • Lofthouse Methodist Church, Leeds Road, Lofthouse, Wakefield WF3 3NE


Enfield Citadel Band -

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Newstead Brass -

Saturday 25 November • John Godber Centre. Ogle Street. Hucknall. Nottingham NG15 7FQ


Olney Brass

November 23 • 2nd Trombones, look no further. We are looking for a 2nd trombone to join our band. We are an ambitious 3rd section band with a new MD, winning the ODBBA winter contest 2017. Any other instruments, we would be interested to talk, please get in touch.


The Corsham Band

November 23 • With promotion to the 2nd Section from January 2018 the band are now looking to fill a couple of vacancies. One back row cornet (2nd or 3rd) plus an EEb Bass.


Thoresby Colliery Band

November 22 • Sadly due to work commitments we are looking for an experienced Percussionist to join our friendly and progressive Band. The Band has experienced a recent run of good form and is currently enjoying a sensible mix of contests, concerts and recordings.


Ian Holmes

BA (hons), PGDip (RCM), ARCM, ALCM
Conductor, piano accompanist and educator