CONTEST RESULTS

Brass in Concert

Date: 17 Nov 2013
Venue: The Sage, Gateshead
Music Adjudicator(s): Paul Cosh, Stephen Bulla
Entertainment Adjudicator(s): Mike Kilroy, Jo Wheeler
Soloist Adjudicator(s): Les Neish

Pos Band Conductor Draw Music Ent Total
1 Cory Philip Harper 9 184 Flag
2 Tredegar Ian Porthouse 2 182 Flag
3 Foden's Allan Withington 5 166 Flag
4 Grimethorpe Colliery Dr Robert Childs 6 165 Flag
5 Brighouse & Rastrick Martin Winter 10 154 Flag
6 Leyland Richard Evans 7 142 Flag
7 Virtuosi GUS Adam Cooke 4 141 Flag
8 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Leigh Baker 11 134 Flag
9 Whitburn Anne Crookston 8 133 Flag
10 Flowers Paul Holland 1 125 Flag
11 Fairey Professor Garry E Cutt 3 124 Flag

Banks Group Trophy (quality of performance): Cory
Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council Trophy (best entertainment and presentation): Tredegar

Best programme content: Brighouse & Rastrick

World of Brass Trophy (best march): Leyland (playing She Loves You (Lennon & McCartney arr Keith Wilkinson))
Geoffrey Whitham Trophy (best soloist): Kirsty Abbotts (cornet, Carlton Main Frickley Colliery), playing Papa, Can You Hear Me? (Michel Legrand arr Leigh Baker)
Cyril Beere Memorial Trophy (best new composition or arrangement): Finale from Piano Concerto No 3 (Sergei Rachmaninov arr Philip Harper), played by Cory

Harry Mortimer Trophy (best principal cornet): Kirsty Abbotts (Carlton Main Frickley Colliery)
Gateshead MBC Trophy (best soprano cornet): Kevin Crockford (Grimethorpe Colliery)
Thomas Bulmer Memorial Trophy (best euphonium): Michael Dodd (Grimethorpe Colliery)
Don Lusher Trophy (best trombone): Chris Thomas (Cory)
Fesa Trophy (best flugel): Chris Bradley (Whitburn)
North of England Regional Committee Trophy (best baritone or horn): Lesley Poole (horn, Foden's)
John Fletcher Trophy (best basses): Brighouse & Rastrick
Louis and Colin Johnson Memorial Trophy (best percussion): Tredegar

Dougie Grieve Trophy (youngest player): Romana Halstead, age 16 (Leyland)