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Issue 6001

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COMPOSERS' CORNER - Dr. Liz Lane explores textures in composition

North of England Regional Championships - Fourth Section LIVE

Saturday 16 March, 2019


Test Piece: Stantonbury Festival (Ray Steadman-Allan)
Adjudicators: Benjamin Richeton & Anne Crookston

1. Tewit Silver (Martin Hall)*
2. Burneside Brass (Laurie Johnston)*
3. Penrith Town Band (Ian Butterworth)
4. Spennymoor Town (Fiona Casewell)
5. Marske (James Chisholm)
6. Backworth Colliery (Daniel Maverick)
8. Lanchester (John Weirs)
8. Craghead Colliery (Stephen Goddard)

*Top two bands qualify for National Final

Best Principal Cornet: Tewit Silver
Best Euphonium: Penrith



1 Craghead Colliery (Stephen Goddard)
2 Marske (James Chisholm)
3 Burneside Brass (Laurie Johnston)
4 Spennymoor Town (Fiona Casewell)
5 Penrith Town Band (Ian Butterworth)
6 Tewit Silver Band (Martin Hall)
7 Backworth Colliery Band (Daniel Laverick)
8 Lanchester (John Weirs)


Coverage of the North of England Regional Championships from The Gala Theatre, Durham.

Fourth Section:
Saturday 16th March
Test-piece: Stantonbury Festival (Ray Steadman-Allen)
Adjudicators: Benjamin Richeton and Anne Crookston
Draw: 9.30am
Commence: 11am

Tabby Kerwin reporting.