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North American Brass Band Championship (NABBA) Results

Sunday 7 April, 2019

After a terrific three days of banding in Fort Wayne, Indiana, British Bandsman can now announce the full results. A full review will appear in this week's issue of British Bandsman.

Championship Section

1. Fountain City - 291.6

2. James Madison University - 280

3. Central Florida - 279.6

4. Atlantic - 278.8

5. Chicago - 273.2

6. Georgia - 266.4

7. Colorado Brass - 261.8

8. San Antonio - 255.6

 

 

First Section

1. Dublin Silver - 280.4

2. *Illinois - 277.6 (6 penalty points)

3. *Central Ohio - 270.2 (3 penalty points)

4. *Rockville - 269.8 (9 penalty points)

5. *Oakland University - 267.8 (12 penalty points)

6. *Five Lakes Silver Band - 261.2 (6 penalty points)

7. *Arkansas Musicworks - 258.6 (18 penalty points)

8. *Madison - 257.2 (9 penalty points)

*A one point penalty per judge is assessed for each minute or fraction therof by which the maximum stage time is exceeded

 

Second Section

1. Capital City - 278.6

2. Motor City - 276.6

3. Milwaukee Festival Brass - 274

4. New England - 273.4

5. Upper Canada - 269.8

6. Fillmore Philharmonic - 269.4

7. Youth of Central Florida - 268.4

8. Cincinnati - 266.4

9. River Brass - 266.4


10. Austin Brass - 263.8

 

Third Section 

1. Old Crown - 282.2

2. Triangle Brass - 275.8

3. Fountain City Adademy - 270

4. Dublin Metro - 256.8

 

Youth Championship Section

1. Fountain City Honor - 284.8

2. *Watson Brass Band - 283 (6 penalty points)

*A one point penalty per judge is assessed for each minute or fraction therof by which the maximum stage time is exceeded

 

Youth First Section

1 .Triangle Youth - 286

 

Youth Open Section

1. *Fountain City Youth - 273 (9 penalty points)

2. Triangle Youth Academy - 272

3. Avon HS - 267

*A one point penalty per judge is assessed for each minute or fraction therof by which the maximum stage time is exceeded

 

The overall score is weighted as 60% test piece, 40% remainder of programme.

First tiebreaker: The band with the highest test piece scores wins.

Second tiebreaker: The band rated higher on the test piece by 2 of the 3 judges wins.