The Wantage Band
Congratulations to the winners and well done everyone who participated.
Now here are the results:
NEW BEGINNER SOLO:
ADAM LAY/JAMES WILLIS = ROSIE LAY/CAITLIN THOMSON
SOLO (<5 years’ experience):
JUNIOR PERCUSSION SOLO:
JUNIOR SLOW MELODY:
NON ‘A’ BAND SOLO:
NON ‘A’ BAND SLOW MELODY:
OPEN SLOW MELODY:
BRIAN THOMAS HIGHEST SCORE OF THE DAY, 98 !
NON ‘A’ BAND DUET:
LIZZIE MYERS & LEAH MASON
NON ‘A’ BAND ENSEMBLE:
CB ENSEMBLE CONDUCTED BY ALAN SYKES
NON ‘A’ BAND HYMN TUNE QUARTET:
GAIL, LIZZIE, LESLEY, ANDREW B
TANIA ISHAM & IAN BROWN
OPEN HYMN TUNE QUARTET:
JAYNE, BRIAN, FIONA, TANIA ISHAM=CAROLYN MADGWICK, HANNAH TALBOT, GARETH COULSON, COLIN MOSS
BRIAN THOMAS, JACK TINKER, ADAM JOHNSTONE
ADULT BEGINNERS , VOCALS BY ALAN SYKES
Wantage Silver Band has been making music in Wantage, Oxfordshire and beyond since 1972.
Our Wantage Band is in the prestigious Championship Section and in October 2016 will compete at the Royal Albert Hall at the Nationals, their second visit in 2 years. Our 'B' Band in March 2015 won promotion to First Section as of January 2016 having been promoted to Second Section in 2014. Academy Brass, formed in 2013, are in Fourth Section. To complete WSB we have a Concert Brass, a Trainer Band, Beginners and the Big Band.
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Saturday, 8th October
National Brass Band Championship Finals
Saturday, 15th October
Annual Concert7:30pm at The Beacon, Portway, Wantage OX12 9BX.
Saturday, 22nd October
Wantage Bunting ProjectMixed Band
Concert with Reading Scottish Pipe Band, Moira Kerr, Maguire O'Shea Academy of Irish Dance, and Hector Gilchrist'A' Band
Saturday, 12th November
Remembrance Parade and Service, East GarstonAcademy Brass
Sunday, 13th November
Remembrance Parade and Service - East Hanney'B' Band
Wantage Remembrance Parade and Service'A' Band