The Scottish Cup & Shield changed to the Scottish Challenge Contest last year.
Whilst it is unfortunate that the date clashes with BIC the "Festival of Brass" has previously been held over two weekends. We did considered other alternative dates but was simply not possible as it would...
This is one of the best contests in Scotland!
It is very well run and in good venues with very helpful stewards. Really cant fault anything.
Very sad to hear that there may be changes in the committee that run this event next year, just my personal opinion but if it aint broke dont fix...
In what was a close run 2013 Northern Counties contest, adjudicator Bryan Allen plumped for Kirkintilloch Kelvin's varied programme featuring Gordon Kyle in the arrangement of 'Live and Let Die' . Directed by Charles Kennan, they retained the Champion's trophy which is becoming very familiar...
Does anyone have the full results for yesterday's contest?
Here is what I have
1. Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass
2. Bon Accord Silver
3. Tullis Russell Mills
4. Kingdom Brass B
Best soloist: Mark Boyd, Bon Accord
Best soprano: Gordon Kyle, KKB
Best percussion: Bon Accord
Tullis Russell Mills Band currently has a vacancy for a Soprano Cornet Player.
We are based in Glenrothes, in Fife and have players traveling from most areas so transport can be arranged.
Anyone who is interested in this position should contact me directly.
Best of luck to all bands. Wouldnt like to take a guess at the winners but am sure then men in the box will do a good job at that on our behalf. Think it should be a decent weekend of contesting!
I know its a bit of fun guessing the winners but just out of interest how many of you will be in...