Buxton Brass Band Festival - 6th May 2007

Discussion in 'The Adjudicators' Comments' started by bassinthebathroom, Mar 30, 2007.

  1. bassinthebathroom

    bassinthebathroom Active Member

    Apologies if this has already been posted, but couldn't see it anywhere....
    Anyone else thinking of going? We are hoping to enter this week.
  2. jamieow

    jamieow Member

    we're deffo going........top section.
  3. DentonFlugel

    DentonFlugel New Member

    Denton are going in the 4th Section!
  4. 3rdcornetsolo

    3rdcornetsolo Member

    I shall be in attendance this year though unfortuntely will not be playing.

    As I understand it both Buxton bands Fairfield and Burbage will be competing in the 4th section

    ROBTHEDOG Member

    Yep Derwent Brass will be there .. good event did it last year.. Standard was better than expected..

    CU there
  6. postie

    postie Member

    Bestwood arent going but will be going with Raspberry to watch. Went a couple of years ago and the standard was high.
  7. Soil Lover

    Soil Lover Member

    On a quick scan of various bands diaries that normally attend the following will be there in the top section;

    United Co-Op Yorkshire
    Silk Brass

    if these are wrong many apologies :rolleyes:
  8. luke

    luke New Member

    when is this year
  9. 3rdcornetsolo

    3rdcornetsolo Member

    Sun 6th May I believe (bank hol week end)

    If the standard was high you must have missed the 3rd and 4th sections... I believe only 3 turned up in the 3rd section last year and both second and third placed bands played dimensions!
  10. iancwilx

    iancwilx Well-Known Member

    We came 6th in the Top Section ( or was it the 2nd Section ?)
    Unfortunately, there were only 6 bands in the section - Oh Dear !!!
    - Wilkie
  11. BrotherBone

    BrotherBone Member

    Not playing but going for a listen and catch up with mates.. =)
  12. Dave 2nd2nd Cornet

    Dave 2nd2nd Cornet Active Member

    Farnworth & Walkden will be there in the 4th Section.

    ROBTHEDOG Member

    Be interestng to know what's being played in Top Section ??
  14. IJK

    IJK Member

    Ireland Colliery will be there in the 4th
  15. jamieow

    jamieow Member

    It's own choice mate......best not reveal what we're playing.....
  16. 3rdcornetsolo

    3rdcornetsolo Member

    Ha well apparently dimensions strikes again in the 4th section as rumour has it at least 4 bands will be playing it... I ll be in the bar

    ROBTHEDOG Member

    We're doing a new little ditty - "Variations on Little Lisa.."

    BTW Is Wayne Rushton taking you at Wrexham?? say hi from Rob Stew..
  18. jamieow

    jamieow Member

    Yeah, Wayne Ruston is still MD at Wrexham - since 2001, and his wife on solo horn, and son on percussion, and brother on Flugel....
    will do....he may even see this as he is a 'tmp er' - rustonw is his U/Name.
  19. Ali

    Ali Member

    Think I will be propping up the bar!
  20. horn1

    horn1 Member

    I'll be propping the bar up too!