PITCHING HIGH - Trumpet superstar Mike Lovatt talks exclusively to British Bandsman

Issue 5978


GRIP, GRIN... GROAN! - Brass band presentation ceremonies - are they still relevant?

THE GREAT TRIUMVIRATE - In the last of the series, Tim Mutum looks at the life and times of Alex Owen 

Austrian National Brass Band Championships

Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Former European ‘B’ Section champion,
Brass Band Fröschl Hall, conducted
by Corsin Tuor, took the title and a
place at the 2018 European Brass Band
Championships at the recent Austrian
National Brass Band Championships in
Linz on Saturday 28 October.
Adjudicators Philip Sparke, Luc
Vertommen and Isabelle Ruf-Weber
deliberated on their decision for around
an hour, following the performances of
the three competing bands. The results
1. Brass Band Fröschl Hall
(Corsin Tuor) 91.66
2. Austrian Brass Band
(Professor Uwe Koller) 90.33
3. Brass Band Oberösterreich
(Ian Porthouse) 90.00