Brass in Concert

Date: 18 Nov 2018
Venue: The Sage, Gateshead
Music Adjudicator(s): Dr Nick Grace, Rieks van der Velde
Entertainment Adjudicator(s): Chris King, Jeremy Wise, Terry Carter
Soloist Adjudicator(s): Owen Farr

Pos Band Conductor Draw Music Ent Total
1 Cory Philip Harper 3 197 Flag
2 Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Paul Holland 10 181 Flag
3 Brighouse & Rastrick Dr David Thornton 2 176 Flag
4 Manger Musikklag Martin Winter 7 174 Flag
5 Fountain City Brass Band Joseph Parisi 6 159 Flag
6 Foden's Michael Fowles 1 157 Flag
7 Flowers Lee Skipsey 8 138 Flag
8 Whitburn Leigh Baker 5 135 Flag
9 Hammonds Saltaire Morgan Griffiths 9 121 Flag
10 Reg Vardy Russell Gray 4 107 Flag
11 Atlantic Brass Band Salvatore Scarpa 11 105 Flag

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

Best programme content: Brighouse & Rastrick

Audience entertainment trophy: Cory

Geoffrey Whitham Trophy (best soloist): Paul Richards (soprano cornet, Flowers)

Cyril Beere Memorial Trophy (best new composition or arrangement): Brighouse & Rastrick (playing Firebird Invention and Finale by Jacob Vilhelm Larsen)

Harry Mortimer Trophy (best principal cornet): Kirsty Abbotts (Carlton Main Frickley Colliery)
Gateshead MBC Trophy (best soprano cornet): Ryan Sharp (Fountain City Brass Band)
Thomas Bulmer Memorial Trophy (best euphonium): Gary Curtin (Foden's)
Don Lusher Trophy (best trombone): Chris Thomas (Cory)
FESA Trophy (best flugel): Helen Williams (Cory)
Gordon Higginbottom Trophy (best horn): Emily Evans (Flowers)
North of England Regional Committee Trophy (best baritone): Paul Haigh (Carlton Main Frickley Colliery)
John Fletcher Trophy (best basses): Flowers
Louis and Colin Johnson Memorial Trophy (best percussion): Fountain City Brass Band

Dougie Grieve Trophy (youngest player): Keir Evans Brown, age 17 (Hammonds Saltaire)