Successful day for Meltham at Holmfirth Contest

Discussion in 'Bandroom News - User Submitted' started by Aaron, Jun 14, 2007.

  1. Aaron

    Aaron Member

    Meltham and Meltham Mills band had a very successful day at Holmfirth Contest on Sun 10th June, with the band winning a total of 8 prizes after competing in 2 sections. Meltham are a friendly band and looking for a solo trombone, Bb bass and kit player and are 1st section from January 2008. Interested? Phone Stuart Fawcett on 01484 309500
    Hymn: St Francis
    Test Piece: Triumphant Rhapsody
    Adjudicator: Derek Broadbent
    Prizes from Section B
    1st Prize in the test piece £150 (The Beever Shield) 2nd Prize in the Hymn Tune £25
    The Arnold Booth Memorial Trophy
    The Outstanding Euphonium Player in Section B - Chris Farrington (4th Year running!)
    The Jack Hardy Memorial Trophy
    The Outstanding Trombone Section in Section B
    The Arthur Edinboro Trophy
    The Outstanding Conductor in Section B - Stuart Fawcett

    Prizes from Section A
    2nd Prize in the test piece £100
    Special Awards won
    The Eastwood cup - For the outstanding cornet player of the contest - Paula Brown
    The Harry Haigh Bowl - Conductor with the highest points in the test piece - Stuart Fawcett
  2. barrytone

    barrytone Member

    Congratulations Paula and thanks for your help at Blackpool. Look forward to competing against you in the first section and good luck in filling your vacancies.
  3. barrytone

    barrytone Member

  4. BrotherBone

    BrotherBone Member

    Congrats to the band mate. Glad to see them doing so well =)


  5. markyboy

    markyboy Member

    Well done guys !

    Does anyone have a full run down of the results ?
  6. Griffin

    Griffin Active Member

    think hade edge won everything else
    best of asking someone who knows
    i aint sure
  7. blasterbates

    blasterbates Member

    Holmfirth Contest

    Who won the raffle?