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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
were:
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