CROSSING MUSICAL BORDERS - British Bandsman talks to tenor horn virtuoso Owen Farr

Issue 6013

SOUNDTRACK OF MY LIFE - John Wallace discusses pieces that have played a significant part in his life

A BAND OF THEIR OWN - How the all-female US-based Athena Brass Band came into being

European Brass Band Championships - Youth Premier & Development Sections - Results

Sunday 28 April, 2019

Youth Premier Section

Set Piece: Sanctuary! - Daniel Hall
Adjudicators: Anne Crookston (Scotland) & Glyn Williams (Wales)

Results
1. Catch Basin Brass Band - Andreas Lackner (Austria) 99

 2. BML Talents  - Patrick Ottiger (Switzerland) 98

3. Youth Brass 2000 -  Chris Jeans (England) 95

4. Jugend Brass Band Blechklang - Patricio Cosentino (Germany) 94

5. Lions Youth Brass Band - Nigel Birch (England) 93

 

Best soloist - Trombone Band Nr. 1. BML Talents, Manuel Zemp

 

 

Youth Development Section

Set Piece: Argos - Stephan Hodel

Adjudicators: Anne Crookston (Scotland) & Glyn Williams (Wales)

Results
1. Wardle Academy Youth Band - Lee Rigg (England) 97*
2. Brass Band Aukštyn - Piet Visser (Lithuania) 95*
3. Smørås Skolemusik - Magnus Brandseth (Norway) 93
4. Elland Silver Youth Band - Samantha Harrison (England) 92
* 1 point deducted because of passing the limit of total playing time of 20'

Best soloist - Trombone Band No. 4, Adam Warburton

 

Full report to follow in this week's British Bandsman.