Whitehaven Results

Discussion in 'The Adjudicators' Comments' started by Andy_Euph, May 16, 2004.

  1. Andy_Euph

    Andy_Euph Active Member

    Have been depping today at the Whitehaven contest and was a canny day out, gorgeous weather.
    The results I know are

    3rd Section
    1. Dearham 181pts - Dimensions
    2. Pilling Jubilee Silver 180pts - Laudate Dominum
    3. BMP Goodshaw 179pts - Laudate Dominum
    4. Five Rivers 177pts - Hollywood
    5. Carlise St Stephens 175pts - Vizcaya

    4th Section
    1. Dunston Silver 176pts - Partita
    2. Five Rivers 173pts - Partita
    3. Stanhope 171pts - Lydian Pictures

    5th Section/Unregistered
    1. Whitehaven Brass 169pts - Four Little Maids

    If anybody knows the results for the other two sections please add :D
     
  2. deave

    deave Member

    hey andy! big ups to my first band - fiver rivers (aka backworth colliery)

    did they play two different testpieces in one day??
     
  3. imthemaddude

    imthemaddude Active Member

    yep we did :)
     
  4. Andy_Euph

    Andy_Euph Active Member

    Apparently Felling won the 2nd section... well done although not a surprise as they are a good band
     
  5. geordiecolin

    geordiecolin Active Member

    Well Done all!! Am dissapointed I couldn't make it this year. Maybe next year...
     
  6. Andy_Euph

    Andy_Euph Active Member

    Wansbeck's Ashington were 2nd playing Dimensions, well done, hope the trend of Northumberland bands staying in the prizes lasts for a long time :D
     
  7. geordiecolin

    geordiecolin Active Member

    Well said that man. Just imagine if there more than like 3 Northumberland bands still around. We would rule the world!!
     
  8. six pints

    six pints Active Member

    oh yeah, we rock!
     
  9. dave jake

    dave jake Member

     
  10. bigcol

    bigcol Member

    It's the only contest you win :p
     
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  12. imthemaddude

    imthemaddude Active Member

    How cool was our result in the third section the band enjoyed it so much too- just goes to prove that the band is going places and capable of loads. It was a tough section - best of luck to Dearham in the US. Didn't get to drink ovington under the table because coke gets a bit tastless after a couple of bottles but im sure the rest of the band made up for me - I had to go straight back home cos I had two of my finals exams today - boo :(
     
  13. hornydevil

    hornydevil Member

    Whitehaven Results - 1st section

    1st - Tintwistle -Coventry Variations
    2nd - Blackburn & Darwen - John o Gaunt
    3rd - Easington
    4th - Johnstone - John O Gaunt
     
  14. Andy_Euph

    Andy_Euph Active Member

    Yeah we thought we'd let you have a prize this time, so we didn't go :twisted:

    Only kidding, well done Chezza and well done to the band :D
     
  15. hornblower

    hornblower Member

    Well done DSB I hada great day, and it was great to be on the winning team after all the hard work we all put in... a special thanks to Wonky B for the onstage entertainment before we started.... :lol: :lol: :lol:
     
  16. Wonky_Baton

    Wonky_Baton Active Member

    Cheers Kate. I knew we could pull it off but I didn't think I would take myself literally and pull the top of the condutors stand off - TWICE!! :oops: :roll: In my defense it was very high. Steve from Stanhope must have had it up to his neck. :lol:

    Excellent remarks from both a personal and band perspective. I tried to post them on our site but unfortuantely they haven't scanned very well. But if anyone wants them in a nutshell - three words - We Were Marvellous!! :p Every bands soloists did their jobs but as the adjudicator said our accompianments were a different class and we took risks with dynamics which paid off. 3 points to second says it all. Good all round band performance and makes up for our dissapointing performance at the Nationals. Not a bad day for me;1st conducting and a 2nd and 4th playing. Pity I didn't get a cut of the prize money. 8)
     
  17. PeterBale

    PeterBale Moderator Staff Member

    Memories of the Europeans - I think it was Steve Bastable who wanted the stand much higher than anyone else: cue much fiddling around to raise it, followed by similar antics when the rext band took the stage and tried to put it down again :shock: :wink: :lol:
     
  18. Psychotic_Musician

    Psychotic_Musician New Member

    Re: Whitehaven Results - 1st section

    Whoo! We are still getting good results! isnt that nice every body? Well? any way well done to the band, since i wasnt able to play (exams were upon me) you still managed to do it with out me :p not that it made much difference really, but any way well done the band!
     

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