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West of England Bandsmen's Festival - Bugle 2013 - Results

Published in Contest on 2013-06-16 by Empty Chairs

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On a blustery day in Bugle the audience enjoyed 22 bands performing in the West of England Bandsmen's Festival.

St Austell Band won the Royal Trophy, their first win in the competition since 2008.

Championship Section

?Hymn. Jerusalem

1st St Austell 190 points
2nd St Dennis 189
3rd Roche Brass 187

Test Piece English Heritage

1st St Austell 192 points
2nd St Dennis 188
3rd Roche Brass 187

Best Player Hannah Hawken (St Austell)

First Section

March. Flying Eagle

1st Lanner and District 191 points
2nd Bugle Silver 189
3rd St Pinnock 187

Test Piece. Kingdom of Dragons

1st Lanner and District 190 points
2nd Bugle Silver 189
3rd St Pinnock 187

Best Player Matthew Rowe (Lanner)

Second Section

March. Royal Trophy

1st Bodmin Town 186 points
2nd Swindon Pegasus 184

Test Piece. Gallimaufry Suite

1st Bodmin Town 182 points
2nd Swindon Pegasus 181

Best Player Michelle Hudson (Bodmin)

Third Section

Test Piece. Vizcaya

1st Heyl Town 182 points
2nd Camborne Junior Contest 179
3rd Tadley Concert Brass 178

Best Player Adrian Allen (Heyl Town)

Fourth Section

Test Piece. Petit Suite de Ballet

1st Camborne Junior Contest 180 points
2nd Lostwithiel Town 178
3rd Okehampton Excelsior Silver 177

Best Player David Wilton (Camborne Junior Contest)

Youth Section (Own Choice)

1st Mount Charles 180 points
2nd St Austell 178

Best Player Megan Thomas
Best Cornet Player Jacob Griffiths

Training Section (Own Choice)

1st Lanner Brass Academy 180
2nd St Stythians 177
3rd Indian Queens 176

Individual Awards
Best Soprano Sam Johns (St Austell)
Best Solo Cornet Hannah Hawken (St Austell)
Best Euphonium Matthew Rowe (Lanner)
Best Solo Horn Mark Letcher (Roche Brass)
Best set of Basses St Dennis

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