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2008 European Championships - A Section

Saturday, May 3, 2008

Stavanger Concert Hall, Stavanger

Test piece:
Brass Blot, Håkon Berge and Own Choice

Armin Bachmann, Nigel Boddice, Arvid Anthun [SW] Professor David King, Jens T. Larsen, Jan van der Roost [OC]

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1 Cory[Wales]
Music for Battle Creek - P Sparke
Dr. Robert Childs 10/10 99(1)+95(3)=194
2 Grimethorpe Colliery[England]
Vienna Nights - P Wilby
A. Withington 2/1 97(2)+97(2)=194
3 Brass Band Willebroek[Belgium]
Music for Battle Creek - P Sparke
Frans Violet 3/8 88(9)+98(1)=186
4 Brass Band Fribourg[Switzerland]
Vienna Nights
Arsene Duc 6/11 95(3)+90(7)=185
5 Stavanger[Norway]
Music of the Spheres - P Sparke
Garry Cutt 4/7 92(5)+93(5)=185
6 Brass Band Buizingen[Belgium]
Concerto Grosso - D Bourgeois
Luc Vertommen 8/5 91(6)+94(4)=185
7 Brass Band Lyngby Taarbaek[Denmark]
Apocalypse - D Bourgeois
C. Schmiedescamp 9/6 94(4)+89(8)=183
8 Brass Band De Waldsang[Netherlands]
Music for Battle Creek - P Sparke
Rieks van der Velde 7/9 90(7)+88(9)=178
9 Stockholm[Sweden]
Year of the Dragon - P Sparke
Kent Jonsson 5/4 86(11)+92(6)=178
10 Oberoesterreich Brass Band[Austria]Dreams - Bertrand Moren Hans Buchegger 11/3 89(8)+86(10)=175
11 Kirkintilloch[Scotland]Music of the Spheres - P Sparke Howard Taylor 1/2 87(10)+84(11)=171


Best Soloist Award:
Stefaan Pillaert, Solo-Euphonium, Brass Band Willebroek


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!)

Julian Bright

Conductor, Compere/MC, Cornet Soloist