Mine would be the Grand Shield in 2005, thats right I'm only young (20). Played 2nd Eb Bass with Besses O'Th' Barn on Masquerade by Philip Wilby. Finished 9th as I remember!
My first test piece was Saddleworth Festival Overture at the 1996 Hardraw Scar Contest.
My first areas was in 1997 on Pennine Moors, talk about baptism of fire, playing the Flugel part!!!
Howard Snell - and shouldn't it have a "!"?Excelsior - (cant remeber the composer, it was written for St Helens youth band anyway haha)