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2011 European Brass Band Championships — Friday Gallery

Images from the EBBA forum, opening ceremony and draw in Montreux.

2011 European Brass Band Championship
Images of Friday Events at the EBBC 2011

Pictures by Ian Clowes

More great images from Ian Clowes of Goldy Solutions can be found at:
www.pbase.com/troonly/2011_ebbc



Château de Chillon venue for the Opening Ceremony and Draw


Lake Geneva and the Alps




A Swiss version of the vuvuzela heralds guests to Château de Chillon


The brass ensemble greet visitors to the 2011 EBBC



A fanfare of welcolme from the EYYB


Local colour and history meet and greet at the Château de Chillon


The flags of the competing countries fly proud


Choeur XVI from Fribourg Switzerland


The draw begins


Flying the flag through the draw


The music continues on a ferry back from the Château de Chillon


EBBA delegates at the Press Conferance


Colourful sounds in Montreux



The Stravinski Hall, Montreux


European Forum - "Quo Vadis - Brass Bands"


Test Piece Composers - Stephan Hodel & Oliver Waespi



Compère for the Championships - Frank Renton



Boarshurst Silver Band - Saddleworth Musical Society

Sunday 15 May • New Saddleworth School. Huddersfield Road. Diggle. Saddleworth OL3 5NU


Perth Festival of the Arts - The Brewin Dolphin Gala Opening Concert

Thursday 19 May • Perth Concert Hall, Mill Street, Perth PH1 5HZ


Perth Festival of the Arts - Reverie: The Life and Loves of Claude Debussy

Friday 20 May • Perth Theatre, Mill Street, Perth PH1 5HZ


Perth Festival of the Arts - Perthshire Brass at Perth Festival of the Arts

Saturday 21 May • St Paul's Church Plaza, St Paul's Square PH1 5PA


Black Dyke Band - 2nd Rossendale Scouts, Rossendale Male Voice Choir

Saturday 21 May • The Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley St, M2 3WS


Syston Band

May 15 • We are looking for Bb and Eb basses to join our enthusiastic 4th section Brass Band, conducted by Colin Jones. The Band meet on Mondays 7.30 to 9.15pm at Syston Conservative Club.


Syston Band

May 15 • We are looking for Front Row Cornets to join our enthusiastic 4th section Brass Band, conducted by Colin Jones. The Band meet on Mondays 7.30 to 9.15pm at Syston Conservative Club.


Corby Silver Band

May 14 • Corby Silver Band have vacancies for Solo cornet or Soprano cornet and a Bass player (Eb or Bb) to complete the band. Rehearsals, under the leadership of our new MD, Andy Mayell on Monday and Wednesday at 8pm at our own band club in Corby.


David W. Ashworth

RSCM, ABBA Exec Member, NABBC PRO.
Conductor, Band Trainer and Adjudicator


               

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