Inner Band Contest 2011 - Results

   

Congratulations to the winners and well done everyone who participated.



Now here are the results:

NEW BEGINNER SOLO:

MATTY BALL

 ADULT BEGINNER:

PIPPA YOUNG

 BEGINNER DUET:

ADAM LAY/JAMES WILLIS = ROSIE LAY/CAITLIN THOMSON

 SOLO (<5 years’ experience):  

TOM PENROSE

 JUNIOR PERCUSSION SOLO:

MATTHEW MYERS

 JUNIOR SOLO:

 BEN PEPLER

 JUNIOR SLOW MELODY

JENNIFER CULSHAW

 NON ‘A’ BAND SOLO:

 CALUM THOMSON

 NON ‘A’ BAND SLOW MELODY: 

CALUM THOMSON

 OPEN SOLO: 

BRIAN THOMAS

OPEN SLOW MELODY:

JOSEPH CHADWICK

SIGHT READING:

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

OPEN DUET:

TANIA ISHAM & IAN BROWN

OPEN HYMN TUNE QUARTET:

JAYNE, BRIAN, FIONA, TANIA ISHAM=CAROLYN MADGWICK, HANNAH TALBOT, GARETH COULSON, COLIN MOSS

OPEN ENSEMBLE:  

BRIAN THOMAS, JACK TINKER, ADAM JOHNSTONE

ENTERTAINMENT:

ADULT BEGINNERS , VOCALS BY ALAN SYKES

Thanks to all who helped.

 

 

 

 

About Us

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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Sunday, 28th August

  • White Horse Show, Uffington
    Mixed Band

Monday, 29th August

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Sunday, 18th September

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    'A' Band
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Saturday, 12th November

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