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Midlands Results — Sections 3 and 4

Brass 2000 make it first in 2001 to win Third Section title and Carlton Brass take the winners podium in the 4th. Click on for full results.


Brass 2000, drawn number 12 conducted by D. Blackeson took the top slot in Section 3 with Raunds Temperance joining them in the Finals after playing straight after them. Third place went to Audley Brass with Whaley Bridge coming in fourth.

Full result:

1. Brass 2000. D. Blackson. 184pts
2. Raunds Temperance. J. Fletcher. 183pts
3. Audley Brass. K. Birch. 182pts
4. Whaley Bridge. T. Wyatt. 181pts

Adjudicator: David Horsfield

Fourth Section:

Carlton Brass are the new fourth section Midlands Champions, with a performance under the baton of T. Wilson that took the honours from Shirland and West Mercia Police.

Full Result:

1. Carlton Brass. T. Wilson.
2. Shirland Welfare. M. Smith
3. West Mercia Constabulary. P. C. Plod

Adjudicator: Roy Roe

Brass in Concert

Results: 2017 Brass in Concert Championship

November 19 • The all conquering Norwegians of Eikanger become the Brass in Concert champions.


Results: 2017 Scottish Challenge Shield

November 19 • Clackmannan claims the Scottish Challenge Shield honours with a triumphant performance in Perth.


Gateshead prepares for the entertainers to arrive

November 17 • The Sage Gateshead will host two days of world class brass band talent this weekend at the Brass in Concert Championship festival.


Trinity Girls look for new lead

November 17 • The successful musical partnership between conductor Ryan Watkins and Trinity Girls Band has come to an end.

Gloucestershire Brass Band Association - Own Choice March & Test Piece Contest

Sunday 19 November • All Saints’ Academy. Blaisdon Way. Cheltenham GL51 0WH

Rotherham Schools' Youth Brass Band - Fountain City Brass Band

Monday 20 November • Rotherham Minster - Rotherham s60 1pd

Foden's Band - Matt Ford - Lichfield Cathedral

Friday 24 November • 19A The Close, Lichfield WS13 7LD

Lofthouse Brass Band - Pudsey Churches Together Christmas Concert

Saturday 25 November • Pudsey Parish Church, Church Lane, Pudsey, LS28 7BD LS28 7BD

Lofthouse Brass Band - Lofthouse Christmas Fair

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

Hucknall & Linby Brass

November 20 • Hucknall and Linby Band - 2nd section- Require a front row cornet player. We rehearse Thursdays 7.30 -9.30 in Hucknall, Nottingham. With great transport links to the city centre and the universities.

Newstead Brass

November 18 • Bb Cornet (position negotiable). . Newstead Brass, established Midlands Championship section, have opportunity for an additional cornet player. Suitable for experienced player or someone looking to take the next step in their development.

Wakefield Metropolitan Brass Band

November 17 • FRONT ROW CORNET. SOLO TROMBONE. . The band have an exciting concert/contest/marching schedule ahead. We are looking for a committed front row cornet and solo trombone player to come and join us in the Yorkshire 1st Section! MD: Richard Larder.

David Barringer

Conductor and Adjudicator