Results: Euro Brass Drachten 2008

Discussion in 'The Adjudicators' Comments' started by Jan H, Jun 15, 2008.

  1. Jan H

    Jan H Moderator Staff Member

    The results of the 21 competing bands in the 7th International Euro Brass Drachten Contest on June 14th 2008 are:

    A group (championship section)
    1. Brass Band Limburg (NL) - Benny Wiame - 194
    2. Provinciale Brassband Groningen (NL) - Sietse Hamersma - 192
    3. Festival Brass Band (B) - Manu Mellaerts -188
    4. Metropole Brass Band (B) - Guy Audenaert - 184
    5. De Bazuin Oenkerk (NL) - Klaas van der Woude - 182
    6. Brass Band Schoonhoven (NL) - Erik Janssen - 180
    7. Soli Brass (Leeuwarden) - Frans-Aert Burghgraef - 178
    Soloist prize: Renato Meli (euphonium, Brass Band Limburg)
    Entertainment prize: Soli Brass
    Most impressive soprano cornet: Richard Schroevers (Provinciale Brassband Groningen)

    B group (1st and 2nd section)
    1. Excelsior Zalk (NL) - Rieks van der Velde - 196
    2. Heman (Zuidwolde) (NL) - Sietse Hamersma - 194
    3. Brassband Breukelen (NL) - Erik Janssen - 192
    4. Pro Rege (Heerenveen) (NL) - Siemen Hoekstra - 190
    5. Brass Band Provende de Liege (B) - Benny Wiame - 186
    6. Excelsior Veenwoudsterwal (NL) - Piet van der Heide - 180
    7. Excelsior Ferwert (NL) - Piet Visser - 178
    8. De Bazuin B (Oenkerk) (NL) - Guus Tomey - 174
    Soloist Prize: Dirk van Mourik (cornet, Brassband Breukelen)
    Entertainment prize: De Bazuin B (Oenkerk)
    Most impressive soprano cornet: Richard Schroevers (Heman Zuidwolde)

    C-groep (3rd and 4th sectione)
    1. Looft den Heer (Beetgumermolen) (NL) - Paulus de Jong - 190
    2. Gloria Dei (Gerkesklooster-Stroobos) (NL) - Marco Middelberg - 180
    3. Constantijn Huijgens (Appingedam) (NL) - Richard Visser - 178
    4. De Nije Bazun (Britsum) (NL) - Thom Zigterman - 176
    5. Immanuel (Eemsmond) (NL) - Sietse Hamersma - 172
    6. Juliana (Kollumerzwaag) (NL) - Helfred van der Veen - 170
    Soloist Prize: Oedo Kuipers (euphonium, Gloria Dei)
    Entertainment prize: Juliana (Kollumerzwaag)
    Most impressive soprano cornet: Looft den Heer Beetgumermolen)

    The prices for the winning championship section band included an invitation to the 2008 Brass in Concert Championship and a two day workshop with prof. David King

    The adjudicators were:

    - A group (championship section):
    Professor David King (England)
    Tom Brevik (Norway)

    - B group (1st and 2nd section):
    Professor David King (England)
    Rob Goorhuis (Netherlands)

    - C group (3rd and 4th section):
    Tom Brevik (Norway)
    Rob Goorhuis (Netherlands)

    http://www.eurobrassdrachten.eu/eurobrass/5/en/
     
    Last edited: Jun 15, 2008
  2. Jan H

    Jan H Moderator Staff Member

    Congratulations to my good friends at Brass Band Limburg, especially to superstar Renato Meli for winning the soloist prize.

    Also an amazing result for Richard Schroevers, winning the best soprano prize in two sections...
     

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