Grand Shield 2015

Discussion in 'The Adjudicators' Comments' started by Uncle Bryn, Apr 28, 2015.

  1. Uncle Bryn

    Uncle Bryn Member

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    60
    One of my favourite contests of the year for atmosphere. An added intrigue comes from the split draw, slight advantage to the second half bands. Anyone care to have a stab at a winner?

    [TABLE="width: 437"]
    [TR]
    [TD]Band
    [/TD]
    [TD]Conductor
    [/TD]
    [TD][/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]ALDBOURNE [/TD]
    [TD]
    tba
    [/TD]
    [TD]S
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]BURRY PORT TOWN[/TD]
    [TD]
    Nigel Seaman
    [/TD]
    [TD]S
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]CAMBORNE TOWN [/TD]
    [TD]
    John Berryman
    [/TD]
    [TD]F
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]
    EAST YORKSHIRE MOTOR SERVICES
    [/TD]
    [TD]
    Alan Morrison
    [/TD]
    [TD]F
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]HEPWORTH [/TD]
    [TD]
    Mark Peacock
    [/TD]
    [TD]S
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]
    KINGDOM BRASS.
    [/TD]
    [TD]
    Eoin Tonner
    [/TD]
    [TD]S
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]MARSDEN SILVER PRIZE [/TD]
    [TD]
    Glyn Williams
    [/TD]
    [TD]F
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]MOUNT CHARLES [/TD]
    [TD]
    David Johnson
    [/TD]
    [TD]F
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]NORTHOP SILVER [/TD]
    [TD]
    Thomas Wyss
    [/TD]
    [TD]S
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]PEMBERTON OLD WIGAN DW.[/TD]
    [TD]
    Stig Maersk
    [/TD]
    [TD]S
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]REDBRIDGE [/TD]
    [TD]
    Alan Duguid
    [/TD]
    [TD]S
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]REG VARDY [/TD]
    [TD]
    Russell Gray
    [/TD]
    [TD]S
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]ROTHWELL TEMPERANCE [/TD]
    [TD]
    David Roberts
    [/TD]
    [TD]F
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]THORESBY COLLIERY[/TD]
    [TD]
    Brian Grant
    [/TD]
    [TD]F
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]TONGWYNLAIS TEMPERANCE[/TD]
    [TD]
    tba
    [/TD]
    [TD]F
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]UNITE THE UNION (CITY OF SHEFFIELD) [/TD]
    [TD]
    David Hirst
    [/TD]
    [TD]F
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]
    Virtuosi GUS
    [/TD]
    [TD]
    Adam Cooke
    [/TD]
    [TD]F
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]WHITBURN[/TD]
    [TD]
    Prof. Nicholas Childs
    [/TD]
    [TD]F
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]WINGATES[/TD]
    [TD]
    Paul Andrews
    [/TD]
    [TD]S
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD]WOODFALLS[/TD]
    [TD]
    tba
    [/TD]
    [TD]S
    [/TD]
    [/TR]
    [/TABLE]
     
  2. Bbmad

    Bbmad Active Member

    Messages:
    828
    Location:
    Scunthorpe
    I am going for this:

    [TABLE="width: 213"]
    [TR]
    [TD="width: 153, bgcolor: transparent"]Virtuosi GUS [/TD]
    [TD="width: 130, bgcolor: transparent"]Adam Cooke[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]REDBRIDGE [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Alan Duguid[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]EAST YORKSHIRE MOTOR SERVICES[/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Alan Morrison[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]THORESBY COLLIERY[/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Brian Grant[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]UNITE THE UNION (CITY OF SHEFFIELD) [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]David Hirst[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]MOUNT CHARLES [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]David Johnson[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]ROTHWELL TEMPERANCE [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]David Roberts[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]KINGDOM BRASS. [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Eoin Tonner[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]MARSDEN SILVER PRIZE [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Glyn Williams[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]CAMBORNE TOWN [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]John Berryman[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]HEPWORTH [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Mark Peacock[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]BURRY PORT TOWN[/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Nigel Seaman[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]WINGATES[/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Paul Andrews[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]WHITBURN[/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Prof. Nicholas Childs[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]REG VARDY [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Russell Gray[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]PEMBERTON OLD WIGAN DW.[/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Stig Maersk[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]ALDBOURNE [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]tba[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]TONGWYNLAIS TEMPERANCE[/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]tba[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]WOODFALLS[/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]tba[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [TR]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]NORTHOP SILVER [/TD]
    [TD="bgcolor: transparent"]Thomas Wyss[/TD]
    [/TR]
    [/TABLE]
     
  3. Uncle Bryn

    Uncle Bryn Member

    Messages:
    60
    So Woodfalls, Tong, Reg Vardy, Whitburn and Wingates in the bottom 6?
     
  4. Bbmad

    Bbmad Active Member

    Messages:
    828
    Location:
    Scunthorpe
    Yes, that said, there are a couple of bands without conductors. If someone awesome, or a genius conducts them, then I might re-evaluate my predictions.
     
  5. owain_s

    owain_s Member

    Messages:
    196
    One of these, maybe? http://brassbandresults.co.uk/search/?q=aaron
     
  6. tsawyer

    tsawyer Member

    Messages:
    343
    Location:
    Leeds
    It's alphabetical by conductor.
     
  7. casanova

    casanova Member

    Messages:
    111
    Location:
    West Yorkshire
    Ill go for

    Rothwell
    Reg Vardy
    GUS
    Tongwynlais
    EYMS
    Whitburn

    Its a monster of a piece at grand shield level. Im just glad our lot found a way out with On Alderley Edge!
     
  8. AldbourneBand

    AldbourneBand New Member

    Messages:
    2
    Does anybody know if there was an official recording partner who was recording the performances for the Grand Shield?
     
  9. Accidental

    Accidental Supporting Member

    Messages:
    3,268
    Location:
    West Sussex
    There are never any (official) recordings done at the Spring Festival
     
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