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1992 European Championships - A Section

Saturday, May 2, 1992

St. David's Hall, Cardiff

Test piece:
Five Blooms in a Welsh Garden, Gareth Wood

Roy Newsome, Markus Bach, Gareth Wood

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1BBS Foden
Year of the Dragon
H. Snell4/895[1]+98[1]=193
2Black Dyke Mills
J. Watson2/792[3]+95[3]=187
3Eikanger Bjørsvik Musikklag [Norway]
R. Farr11/594[2]+90[8]=184
4BB Willebroek [Belgium]
F. Violet8/1191[4]+93[5]=184
5BB Berneroberland [Switzerland]
Paganini Variations
J. Gourlay5/1386[9]+94[4]=180
Harmony Music
M. White9/390[5]+89[9]=179
7CWS (Glasgow)
English Heritage
S. Sykes6/1288[7]+91[7]=179
8Desford Colliery Dowty
Of Men and Mountains
R. Wiffen1/282[12]+97[2]=179
Contest Music
N. Weeks3/684[11]+92[6]=176
10Scottish Brewers Newtongrange
Dances and Arias
J. Scott13/189[6]+85[11]=174
11Brass Band Limburg [Holland]
Variations on an Enigma
M. Hamers7/1085[10]+87[10]=172
12Gothenburg Brass Band [Sweden]
Cloudcatcher Fells
B. Eklund12/487[8]+83[12]=170
13Silkeborg Blaeserne [Denmark]
H. V. Christensen10/980[13]+82[13]=162

[SW] Set Work
[OC] Own Choice


1st Prize: £2500 plus The Boosey and Hawkes European Trophy
2nd Prize: £200 plus The Besson Salver
3rd Prize: £1500 plus The Besson Salver

The best Welsh band received a Stuart Crystal Trophy and £1000
All competing bands received a souvenir trophy

Contest: London & SC Regional Championships

Saturday 17 March • Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, Stevenage SG1 1LZ

Contest: Welsh Regional Championships

Saturday 17 March • Brangwyn Hall, The Guildhall, Swansea SA1 4PE

Contest: North of England Regional Championships

Saturday 17 March • The Gala Theatre, 1 Millennium Place, Durham DH1 1WA

Black Dyke Band - Victoria Hall, Bolton

Saturday 17 March • 37 Knowsley St, Bolton BL1 2AS

Contest: London & SC REgional Championships

Sunday 18 March • Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, Stevenage SG1 1LZ

Wakefield Metropolitan Brass Band

March 17 • Musical Director due to work commitments, the Wakefield Metropolitan Band seeks applications for this position. 1st section band with a 5th place at the areas. We require someone with the drive and ambition to take us to the next level is this you ?

Walsall Brass Band

March 17 • WALSALL BRASS BAND are looking for Cornets, 1st Baritone, 2nd Euphonium, Bb Bass and Percusion.

Cheshire Constabulary Band

March 17 • We are urgently looking for a Tenor Horn, Cornet and snare drummers (for our Corps of drums). Smart friendly well run band with varied engagements, just one rehearsal a week. Open to all walks of life ( you do not need to work for the Police!)

Dave Collins

BA (Hons) (Dunelm) I, FSCO
Composer and Arranger