From what I can remember :-
Best March - Skelmanthorpe
Best Hymn - Hammonds
Best Sop - Skelmanthorpe
Best Principal Cornet - Hebden Bridge
Best 1st Section - Hammonds
Best 2nd Section - Diggle
Best 3rd Section - Elland
All I can remember is :-
2 Holme Silver
Hymn - Stocksbridge
3 Holme Silver
Hymn - Skelmanthorpe
I'm sure Tracey will post the full results later.
We all know the big name players on the 'King of Instruments', the likes of Simon Gresswell. John Gillam. Derek Jackson, Dean Morley, Matt Routley but what about those unsung heroes of the Bb Bass world, plying their trade in the lower sections on the most misunderstood and often badly played...
Trombone player seeks band to play with at the Yorkshire Regionals preferably in Huddersfield area but anything considered. I'm now available on Thu, Fri, Sat and Sun due to a recent shift change. My main experience is at 1st/2nd section level but I've been out of banding for a while due to work...
Holme Silver (Disposables UK Group) are to appear in concert with world famous cornet soloist Roger Webster this Sunday (10th April) starting at 7.30pm in St.Paul's Hall, Huddersfield University.
Roger has been invited to appear with the band by musical director William Rushworth. They have...
Holme Band have won the Henry Livings Prize in the past (perhaps erroneously!) or maybe the rules have changed in recent years. Also Marsden won this award last year and I've never considered them a Saddleworth band, maybe I'm wrong but I don't think you see the "Welcome to Saddleworth"...
Lees results amended.
2nd place - Pennine Brass (instead of Staffordshire)
4th Place - Holme Silver (instead of Wingates)
Best Solo cornet - Pennine Brass (instead of Staffordshire)
Best Local - Diggle (instead of Boarshurst)
Best Band within Borough - Boarshurst
William Rushworth has been appointed Musical Director of Holme Silver (Disposables UK Group) Band.
Chairman Jonathan Kenyon said, "The Band has suffered a difficult period following the Area Contest with the loss of our Musical Director and one or two key players. I'm delighted that William...
I get the feeling one of those Whit Friday clangers may have been dropped here, inevitable with the number of bands involved really. Probably too late now but I seem to remember Dobcross were promoted from 53rd to 4th after the event at Dobcross Contest last year after an appeal to the...
Holme Silver Band (Disposables UK Group) - 1st Section - based near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire have vacancies for the following :-
Front or Back Row Cornet
We have recently appointed William Rushworth as our new MD and are looking...
Marsden March Contest Results - Sat 12th June
Marsden Band Club (Adj. Alan Widdop)
1. - Holme Silver (Disposables UK Group) - W. Rushworth
2. - Dobcross - D. Hadfield
3. - Old Silkstone - N. Law
Hymn - Holme Silver (DUG)
Solo Cornet - Holme Silver (DUG)
Euph/Bari Section -...
Holme Silver Band (1st Section) based near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire have vacancies for the following :-
Front Row Cornet
We are the current Cumbria BBA Champions and were placed 2nd in Section 1 at Pontins in 2002 and are looking forward to...
Holme Silver Band are looking to purchase a second hand Conn 8H or 88H. It must be in good working order but cosmetic condition not too important. If you have one for sale or know someone who has then please contact me by e-mail on :-