2008 Yeovil Entertainment Contest - What the bands played


There was a lot of music to be played on the weekend, and this what the bands thought would tickle the fancy of the man in the box.

YeovilPolySteel – Philip Harper

Blue Sleeve Step
In Love For Me
Faith: Flugel Soloist,  Danny Winder
Capriccio Espagnol
Wake Me Up Before You Go Go

Camborne – Frank Renton

Funiculi Funicula Rhapsody
You are the Sunshine of my Life
Rolling Thunder
Donegal Bay: Euphonium Soloist, Robert Jose
Anyone Can Whistle
Finale from Checkmate

Mount Charles – Andrew Duncan

Be a Clown
Tanga: Trumpet Soloist, John Small
She’s Leaving Home
The Water is Wide
Finale from Swan Lake

SWT Woodfalls, - Melvin White

Walking with Heroes
Devil’s Galop
Little Prayer: Euphonium Soloist, Graham Lawrence
Vitae Aeternum

Friary Guildford – Chris King

Liberty Fanfare
Hejre Kati: Cornet Soloist, Richard Straker
Sweet Shepherdess
Diversions on a Welsh Hymn Tune

Tredegar – Ian Porthouse

Marta’s Dance
The Lark in the Clear Air: Soprano Soloist, Steve Barnsley
Dance Fever
Dualing Xylo’s
Fugue from Graduation Day

Parc and Dare – Richard Evans

New Colonial
I’d Rather have Jesus: Cornet Soloist, Carl Saunders
A Song Through Moscow
Vitae Aeternum

BTM – Graham O’Connor

Music from Carmen Burana
Mambo Caliante
Diversions on Calon Lan: Trombone Soloist, Jonathan Pippen
His Provision
Fire, Khactaturian

Bournemouth Concert – Chris Davies OBE

At the Edge of Time
Chelsea Bridge
Flight of the Wild Geese

Jaguar Coventry – Dave Lea

Hora Staccata
Carnival Cocktail: Euphonium Soloist, David Johnson
The Prayer
Bobby Shaftoe
Coronation Scene

Sovereign Brass -  Stephen Roberts

The Second Song
Down by the Sally Gardens: Euphonium Soloist, Mark Hadlington
Blaze Away
Uranus from The Planets
Alexander’s Ragtime Band

Zone One Brass – Paul Archibald

Cornet Mechanism
Gabriel’s Oboe
March from the Appian Way

Aldbourne –  Melvin White

Black Bottom Stomp
Piper of Dundee: Tenor Horn Soloist, Clare Smith
Emblem of Unity
Marche Slav


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