Brass Band News
& Player Vacancies

Contest Runners: Wychavon Festival of Brass Entertainment Contest 14/15th September

Published in Contest on 2013-09-12 by Empty Chairs

More news from Wychavon Festival of Brass

The Wychavon Festival of Brass is being held this weekend (14th & 15th September 2013) at Evesham in Worcestershire.

Championship Section

Four Bands will be competing in the top section in All Saints Church commencing at 4 pm on Sunday with John Maines adjudicating.

  1. 4.00pm - Aveley & Newham Band (Melvin White)
  2. 4.30pm - Medway Band (Melvin White)
  3. 5.00pm - Bury Port Town (Nigel Seaman)
  4. 5.30pm - BTM Band (Dewi Griffiths)

First Section

At 2pm on Saturday eight bands will be battling it out for Dave Lea in All Saints Church.

  1. 2.00pm - Bedworth Brass Band (Jason Glynn)
  2. 2.30pm - Kibworth Band (Iain Raynor)
  3. 3.00pm - Enderby Band (Simon Jones)
  4. 3.30pm - Hyde Band (Helen Kinder)
  5. 4.00pm - Markham & District (Gareth Pritchard)
  6. 4.30pm - Shirley Band (Dave Bishop-Rowe)
  7. 5.00pm - Llwydcoed Band (Nigel Seaman)
  8. 5.30pm - Sandhurst Silver Band (Ian McElligott)

Second Section

Earlier on Saturday the four bands in the second section will perform in All Saints Church with Dave Lea.

  1. 10.00am - Daventry & District (Bob Stradling)
  2. 10.30am - Cinderford Band (Kevin White)
  3. 11.00am - Blaenavon Town Band (James Jones)
  4. 11.30am - Strata Brass (David Holling)

Third Section

The 3rd section takes place Sunday morning in Wallace House commencing at 11am with Tom Davoran adjudicating.

  1. 11.00am - Newport Borough Brass (Robin Hackett)
  2. 11.30am - Arrow Valley Brass (David Stanley)
  3. 12.00pm - Wem Jubilee Band (Roger Thorne)
  4. 12.30pm - Porthywaen Silver Band (Mark Parry)
  5. 1.00pm - Ogmore Valley Silver Band (Miss Alice James)

Fourth Section

Also on Sunday afternoon at Wallace House Tom Davoran will adjudicate the performances of the five 4th Section bands.

  1. 3.30pm - Cadishead Public Band (Craig McFarland)
  2. 4.00pm - Cleobury Mortimer Concert Brass (Saphran Ali)
  3. 4.30pm - Cheltenham Silver Band (Angie Shepherd)
  4. 5.00pm - Cubbington Silver Band (Alexander Webb)
  5. 5.30pm - Ellenbrook & Boothstown Band (Chris Barnes)

Tickets are available on the day at just £10.00 with a two day weekend special at £14.00.

Share the news!
Comment on this article...
comments powered by Disqus

Brass Band CDs

Publish Your Press Release

There are two simple ways to publish your brass band related press releases on Empty Chairs:

  1. Sign up for a free account to self publish, or
  2. Send the release to and we will publish it for you.

Latest News

Torbay Acaademy members make their debut

Two of the lastest players from Torbay Academy Brass made their debut with the… read more...

Meet Wincanton Silver Band

Come and meet the band. Try out instruments and hear the band perform a… read more...

Bournemouth Concert Brass - Last Night of the Proms

Bring your flags and whistles and join the band as they present their Last… read more...

Bournemouth Concert Brass - Last Night of the Proms

Bring your flags and whistles and join the band as they present their Last… read more...

125th Anniversary Concert

Join KLTB as they celebrate 125 years of brass banding in King's Lynn. Free… read more...


Brass Band News

About & Admin