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2011 European Brass Band Championships — 5th Conductors Competition & Gala Concert - Gallery

Images from the 5th European Conductor's Competition and Gala Concert in Montreux.

2011 European Brass Band Championship
Images of the Conductor's Competition

Pictures by Ian Clowes

More great images from Ian Clowes of Goldy Solutions can be found at:

A horn fanfare to open proceedings

Tristan Uth (Germany)

Looking for the sounds of 'A Dowland Suite' (John Ireland)

Tristan Uth acknowledges his soloists

Erik Van der Kolk (Netherlands)

Reading the score for 'A Moorside Suite' (Gustav Holst)

Brass Band Fribourg in harmony with Erik Van der Kolk

Nick Ost (Belgium)

The music of Edward Elgar 'The Severn Suite'

Nick Ost encourages Brass Band Fribourg at the conclusion of the piece.

The 201 European Youth Brass Band takes centre stage.

EYBB Gala Concert included a percussive 'Duo Synthesis'

The prizes for 2011 are awarded.

Winner 2011 - Erik Van der Kolk (Netherlands)

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

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!)

Arrow Valley Brass

March 16 • Arrow Valley Brass is developing well under Andy Culshaw and seeks to appoint an experienced front row cornet player. We are based in Inkberrow, Worcs.and our main rehearsal is on Sunday morning. Full programme of concerts, contests etc.

Garforth Brass

March 15 • Following on from their success in coming second in the 4th Section in Huddersfield, GARFORTH BRASS are now looking for a SOLO/TUTTI CORNET player to join the team in preparation for their appearance at Cheltenham in September.

Gary Davies

Conductor, Band Trainer, Adjudicator