British Open Results

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 15 September 2009

Symphony Hall, Birmingham
Saturday 12th September
Test Piece: Titan's Progress – Hermann Pallhuber


Adjudicators:
David Read, Michael Ball, William Relton

1. Cory Band, Dr. Robert Childs, 6
2. Black Dyke, Dr. Nicholas Childs, 16
3. Grimethorpe Colliery, Allan Withington, 3
4. Leyland, Jason Katsikaris, 13
5. Brighouse & Rastrick, David King, 8
6. Foden’s, Garry Cutt, 5
7. Desford Colliery, James Gourlay, 1
8. Co-operative Funeralcare, Michael Fowles, 12
9. Kirkintilloch, Selmer Simonsen, 2
10. Brisbane Excelsior, Howard Taylor, 10
11. Hepworth (Cookson Homes), Ian Porthouse, 14
12. Fairey Band, Philip Chalk, 7
13. Hammonds Saltaire, Morgan Griffiths, 17
14. Virtuosi GUS, John Berryman, 15
15. Rothwell Temperance, David Roberts, 11
16. Carlton Main Frickley Colliery, Russell Gray, 9
17. Whitburn, Steven Mead, 18
18. BTM, Tom Davoren, 4
 

 

For any conductor and every audience, Foden’s Band is a musical Magic Carpet. It continually takes the listener to places that few other ensembles rarely even approach Howard Snell