Bolsover 2012

Discussion in 'The Rehearsal Room' started by kierendinno, Oct 4, 2012.

  1. kierendinno

    kierendinno Member

    Not much build-up seen for this contest so far; will Paddy be departing some of his wisdom?

    Really looking forward to it anyway, nice new venue should be good.

    I'm suggesting #Bolsover2012 for twitter unless there's already one about- see you there and good luck to everyone!
  2. tubafran

    tubafran Active Member

    Like the #Bolsover2012 will use that too. But just in case anyone goes to Bolsover for the contest bare in mind that its actually in Clowne just off M1 junction 30

    Venue is good and although one room is a sports hall (sections 4 and 2nd) but the other is a theatre type building for all the other sections.
  3. euphalogy

    euphalogy Member

    Are there many shuttlecocks to bring down from the Rafters?
  4. ian perks

    ian perks Active Member

    Played there today with helping Newhall in 4th section; well organised contest.
    Just waiting for results to be put on here.
  5. Brian

    Brian Member

    Results so far
    4th section
    1st: Market Rasen (Resdev) 93.5pts
    2nd: Ireland Colliery Chesterfield Band 92pts
    3rd Deep Car Brass 90pts
    Highest ex mining band Ireland
    Best Soloist: Euphonium; Melton Band

    3rd Section
    1st: Hucknall and LinbyC Band 88pts
    2nd: Dronfield CMW Band 87pts
    3rd: Rolls Royce Derby Band 86pts

    Highest ex mining band Dronfield
    Best Soloist: Cornet Hucknall and Linby
  6. euphalogy

    euphalogy Member

    Goood day out ! Well organised, pleased to have won a medal.
    After 5x 2nd places 3x3rd and the customary 10, Jack,
    Queen, King placings in the past two years, I am soo pleased
    for my young band.
  7. tubafran

    tubafran Active Member

    And nice to hear that a majority of your band came from your own development.
  8. tsawyer

    tsawyer Member

  9. Keith Stanley James Lever

    Keith Stanley James Lever Supporting Member

    It would be interesting if each band put onto the thread the programme they played at this years contest.

    Hoping you will oblige

  10. bassmittens

    bassmittens Member

    Deepcar (3rd in 4th section) played:

    Demelza (Soprano cornet solo - Geraint Hale)
    Lord of the Dance (arr Gavin Somerset)
    Amazing Grace (arr William Hines)
    Salamanca (Denis Wilby)
  11. euphalogy

    euphalogy Member

    Market Rasen (Resdev)

    Home of Legends. P.LC
    My love is like a Red Red Rose. Cornet Soloist Smain Mokrane.
    The Old Rugged Cross. Alan Fernie
    McArthur Park. Alan Fernie
    The New Colonial March !
    Cos i like it.
  12. euphalogy

    euphalogy Member

    Cos i like it is NOT a piece of music, its cos i like it ;)
  13. tubafran

    tubafran Active Member

    Coming To America - Diamond arr Fernie
    One Day In Your Life - Horn solo - Emma Davis arr B Barry
    Punchinello - Rimmer
    Seal Lullaby - Whitacre arr S Smith
    Sing Sing Sing - arr R Woodfield
  14. IJK

    IJK Member

    Ireland Colliery performed

    All Night Long - Leigh Baker
    The Irish Blessing -Stephen Bradnum whole band with out music apart from 4 soloists
    the new colonial - R B Hall
    Lament - Karl Jenkins - Euph Solo
    Finale From Symphony no 8 Anton Bruckner - arr Lee Morris

    Alot better venue than previous years well done to all prize winners happy with our result as we had 2 weeks of rehearsals after the finals with a lot of people off due to other commitments. But it was all ICCB yesterday. It was suprising in alot of sections how many borrows there were in a number of bands, when the limit was 4. When prize money is involved shouldnt the rules be abit more controlled?

    Also a big well done to Deepcar a fantastic result for the team who has a mix of young and old but have been building a solid team under Mr Bolt in the last year or so and are also seeing some of that hard work developing young players from their training band.
  15. bassmittens

    bassmittens Member

    Cheers for the kind words Mr K!

    We were delighted naturally. It's the best result the band has ever had, especially given the quality of the 7 other bands that were competing.
  16. Skelamnthorpe Played:
    Gonna Fly Now (maynard Ferguson) Arranged M.Kilmartin
    Tortuguero 6 Jonny Bates
    Demelza Hugh Nash Horn Soloist Laura Brown
    The Thunderer March
    Fugue From Graduation Day Philip Sparke
  17. birdman

    birdman New Member

    Kirkby Colliery Welfare Band

    Cortege from M'Lada
    Stal Himmel
    Blaydon Races Soloist Bob Saunders
    Battle Hymn of the Republic
    Evening Hymn & Sunset


    how did lee moris arr of finale from bruckner go? he is our e flat player we have played it often and is a great finisher.
  19. ian perks

    ian perks Active Member

    Newhall 4th section:
    Sing Sang Song ;Goodwin arr Kevin Holdgate
    I know Why;Warren arr Mark Higham
    Londonderry Air;Trad for Dance Orchestra Nestico arr Kevin Holdgate
    Earle Of Oxfords March:
    When The Saints Go Marching In;Art Dedrick arr Kevin Holdgate
    Finale From Symphony No 85(The Farewell Symphony);Haydn arr Kevin Holdgate
  20. Heelandcoo

    Heelandcoo New Member

    Jackfield Elcock Reisen Band (2nd place in the Champ Section) played:

    Activate (Matt Hall)
    All Night Long (Leigh Baker)
    Over the Rainbow (think it's Goff Richards, but can't remember lol!)
    A Manchester Tale (Andrew Duncan)


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