Brass in Concert

Date: 16 Nov 2014
Venue: The Sage, Gateshead
Music Adjudicator(s): Alan Morrison, David Thornton
Entertainment Adjudicator(s): Paul Cosh, Steve Sykes, Jo Wheeler
Soloist Adjudicator(s): Mike Kilroy

Pos Band Conductor Draw Music Ent Total
1 Grimethorpe Colliery Dr Robert Childs 8 190 Flag
2 Cory Philip Harper 2 179 Flag
3 Tredegar Ian Porthouse 10 169 Flag
4 Fairey Professor Garry E Cutt 11 165 Flag
5 Flowers Paul Holland 12 156 Flag
6 Foden's Allan Withington 4 154 Flag
7 Brass Band Schoonhoven A Erik Janssen 5 146 Flag
8 Leyland Richard Evans 6 139 Flag
9 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Leigh Baker 1 127 Flag
10 Brass Band of Central Florida Chad Shoopman 7 112 Flag
11 Woodfalls Ray Farr 9 108 Flag
12 Virtuosi GUS Adam Cooke 3 93 Flag

Banks Group Trophy (quality of performance): Grimethorpe Colliery
Gateshead Metropolitan Borough Council Trophy (best entertainment and presentation): Brass Band Schoonhoven

Best programme content: Grimethorpe Colliery

Geoffrey Whitham Trophy (best soloist): David Childs (euphonium, Flowers), playing Stratos (movts 2 & 3) by Jonathan Bates
Cyril Beere Memorial Trophy (best new composition or arrangement): Monet's Embankment (Paul McGhee), played by Carlton Main Frickley Colliery

Harry Mortimer Trophy (best principal cornet): Dewi Griffiths (Tredegar)
Gateshead MBC Trophy (best soprano cornet): Steve Stewart (Cory)
Thomas Bulmer Memorial Trophy (best euphonium): Glyn Williams (Foden's)
Don Lusher Trophy (best trombone): Josh Cirtina (bass trombone, Fairey)
Fesa Trophy (best flugel): John Doyle (Leyland)
Gordon Higginbottom Trophy (best horn): Owen Farr (Cory)
North of England Regional Committee Trophy (best baritone): Ben Stratford (Flowers)
John Fletcher Trophy (best basses): Grimethorpe Colliery
Louis and Colin Johnson Memorial Trophy (best percussion): Brass Band of Central Florida

Dougie Grieve Trophy (youngest player): Zoe Wright, age 15 (Leyland)