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Blaina & District

Also/previously known as: Blaina and District Silver, Blaina & District Silver, Blaina District Silver, Blaina Silver, Blaina Town

This band no longer exists.
Region:Wales

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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
20th Mar 1999 Welsh Area (First Section) W Kenilworth
22nd Nov 1998 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Second Section) 7 4 John Evans
14th Mar 1998 Welsh Area (First Section) 4 Purcell Variations [Downie] 1 Derek Garside
11th Oct 1997 West Wales BBA Contest (Second Section) 3 Bernard Williams
17th May 1997 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Second Section) 2 Confluence for Brass Band Bernard Williams
5th Apr 1997 Welsh Area (Second Section) 3 A New Buckenham Suite 7 Bernard Williams
23rd Nov 1996 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Second Section) 4 Bernard Williams
27th Oct 1996 Pontins (Second Section) 6 Morning Rhapsody 17 Bernard Williams
13th Apr 1996 Welsh Area (Second Section) 4 Hollywood! 5 Bernard Williams
25th Nov 1995 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Third Section) 1 The Margam Stones Bernard Williams
28th Oct 1995 Pontins (Third Section) 3 Sinfonietta [Horovitz] 8 Bernard Williams
16th Sep 1995 West Wales BBA Festival Contest (Third Section) 1 Bernard Williams
13th May 1995 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Third Section) 1 Chorale and Variations [Lucas] Bernard Williams
22nd Apr 1995 Welsh Area (Third Section) 4 Snowdon Fantasy 8 Bernard Williams
26th Nov 1994 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Fourth Section) 2 Tuba Mirum Bernard Williams
1st Oct 1994 National Championship of Great Britain (Fourth Section Final) 6 St. Michael's Mount 3 Bernard Williams
17th Sep 1994 West Wales BBA Contest (Fourth Section) 1 Bernard Williams
14th May 1994 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Fourth Section) 1 Landscapes [Johnson] Bernard Williams
8th May 1994 Weston-super-Mare (Fourth Section) 1 Bernard Williams
19th Mar 1994 Welsh Area (Fourth Section) 1 The Journeyman 9 Bernard Williams
31st Mar 1986 Pontins Brean Sands (Championship Section) Lorenzo 9 Bernard Williams
22nd Feb 1986 Welsh Area (Championship Section) Variations on a Theme by Haydn Bernard Williams
23rd Mar 1985 Welsh Area (Championship Section) 9 Contest Music 8 Bernard Williams
23rd Apr 1984 Pontins Brean Sands (Championship Section) 10 Le Roi d'Ys 15 D. Banwell
24th Mar 1984 Welsh Area (Championship Section) 7 Waverley 5 D. Banwell
8th May 1983 Weston-super-Mare (Championship Section) 3 5 D. Banwell
23rd Apr 1983 West Wales BBA Spring Festival Contest (Championship Section) 2 Le Roi d'Ys D. Banwell
4th Apr 1983 Pontins Brean Sands (Championship Section) W The Accursed Huntsman
26th Mar 1983 Welsh Area (Championship Section) 3 Images [McCabe] 1 D. Banwell
28th Nov 1982 SEWBBA (Porthcawl) Contest (Second Section) 1 Saga of the North D. Banwell
30th Oct 1982 Pontins (Second Section) 10 The Frogs of Aristophanes 5 D. Banwell
2nd Oct 1982 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) A Caledonian Suite 1 D. Banwell
26th Jun 1982 Welsh Miners Gala (Second Section) 1 Suite Gothique D. Banwell
22nd May 1982 SEWBBA (Treorchy) Contest (Second Section) 3 Vizcaya Unknown, do you know?
24th Apr 1982 West Wales BBA Spring Festival Contest (Second Section) 2 Kenilworth Unknown, do you know?
11th Apr 1982 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) 3 Pride of Race 1 D. Banwell
27th Feb 1982 Welsh Area (Second Section) 1 Henry the Fifth [Vaughan Williams] 9 D. Banwell
21st Nov 1981 West Wales BBA Contest (Class C) 2 Unknown, do you know?
3rd Oct 1981 National Championship of Great Britain (Third Section Final) Vizcaya D. Banwell
Sep 1981 Blaenavon Entertainment Contest 1 David Banwell
11th Apr 1981 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (C Section) 1 Second Rhapsody on Negro Spirituals Unknown, do you know?
21st Mar 1981 Welsh Area (Third Section) 2 Hinemoa 13 D. Banwell
22nd Nov 1980 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (C Section) 3 Simon called Peter D. Banwell
8th Nov 1980 National Mineworkers (Third Section) 4 St. Michael's Mount 3 D. Banwell
28th Jun 1980 CISWO Wales (Class C) 1 Unknown, do you know?
7th Jun 1980 Welsh Miners Gala (Third Section) 1 D. Banwell
27th Mar 1978 Pontins Brean Sands (Championship Section) W Kenilworth
6th Nov 1977 Pontins (Championship Section) Symphony of Marches 1 I. L. Roberts
5th Nov 1977 National Mineworkers (Championship Section) Scena Sinfonica 8 I. L. Roberts
23rd Apr 1977 Welsh Area (Championship Section) 5 Pageantry 6 I. L. Roberts
11th Apr 1977 Pontins Brean Sands (Championship Section) 4 Triumphant Rhapsody 12 I. L. Roberts
30th Oct 1976 National Mineworkers (Second Section) 2 Sinfonietta for Brass Band [Langford] 13 I. L. Roberts
9th Oct 1976 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) 13 Land of the Mountain and the Flood 10 I. L. Roberts
9th May 1976 Senior Cup Suite Gothique 8 I. L. Roberts
10th Apr 1976 Welsh Area (Second Section) 1 Tournament for Brass I. L. Roberts
14th Mar 1976 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (B Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
1st Nov 1975 National Mineworkers (Second Section) The Force of Destiny (La Forza del Destino) - Overture [arr. F. Wright] 4 I. L. Roberts
12th Apr 1975 Welsh Area (Second Section) 3 Rhapsody in Brass 10 John Childs
5th May 1974 Weston-super-Mare (Second Section) Divertimento [Kelly] 2 Gwyn Jones
30th Mar 1974 Welsh Area (Second Section) Song and Dances Gwyn Jones
2nd Mar 1974 SEWBBA (Ebbw Vale) Contest (Second Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
3rd Nov 1973 National Mineworkers (Third Section) 4 Peter Schmoll 5 Gwyn Jones
6th Aug 1973 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class C) 1 Passing Moods Unknown, do you know?
2nd Jun 1973 Welsh Miners Gala (Third Section) 1 Gwyn Jones
31st Mar 1973 Welsh Area (Third Section) 1 Swedish Rhapsody 8 Gwyn Jones
17th Feb 1973 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (C Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
9th Sep 1972 Cwmaman Festival Contest (Class D) 1 Unknown, do you know?
14th Feb 1970 Welsh Area (Third Section) Welsh Fantasia Land of Song Gwyn Jones
15th Jun 1963 Welsh Miners Gala (Fourth Section) 2 Unknown, do you know?
22nd Apr 1961 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (D Section) 3 Gwyn Jones
25th Jun 1955 Ruardean Contest (Section A) 3 Call of the Sea Unknown, do you know?
21st May 1955 Welsh Area (Second Section) Thames Valley Suite Unknown, do you know?
28th Jun 1952 Ruardean Contest (Open Section) 2 Unknown, do you know?
3rd Jun 1952 Treorchy Contest (Class A) 4 Unknown, do you know?
18th Aug 1951 Bridgwater Band Festival (March Contest) 1 Unknown, do you know?
8th Apr 1950 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (A Section) 4 J. Probert
1st Apr 1950 Welsh Area (Championship Section) W Festival Overture [Geehl]
23rd Jul 1949 Stroud Contest (Open Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
28th Aug 1948 Cirencester Contest (Open Section) 4 Recollections of Mendelssohn Unknown, do you know?
27th Jul 1946 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (C Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
20th Apr 1946 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (C Section) 2 J. Probert
23rd Mar 1940 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (A Section) 3 Halevy [arr. Round] 1 J. Probert
8th Jul 1939 Gloucester Contest 1 Recollections of Weber J. Probert
10th Jun 1939 Ruardean Contest (Open Section) 3 Recollections of Weber J. Probert
29th May 1939 Walford Contest 1 Over the Hills J. Probert
24th Sep 1938 Crystal Palace (Junior Shield - B (1)) 1 Memories of Wagner 8 J. Probert
13th Aug 1938 Bridgwater Band Festival (Open Championship) 4 Unknown, do you know?
1st Aug 1938 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 7 Unknown, do you know?
11th Jun 1938 Ruardean Contest 1 Wayside Scenes J. Probert
19th Feb 1938 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (A Section) 4 Unknown, do you know?
14th Aug 1937 Bridgwater Band Festival (March Contest) 1 J. Probert
14th Aug 1937 Bridgwater Band Festival (Open Championship) 2 J. Probert
17th May 1937 Kerne Bridge Contest 3 The Call of Youth J. Probert
15th Aug 1936 Bridgwater Band Festival (March Contest) 1 J. Probert
15th Aug 1936 Bridgwater Band Festival (Open Championship) 4 Mirella [arr. Godfrey] 4 J. Probert
20th Oct 1934 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (B Section) 3 J. Probert
7th Jul 1934 Blaenavon Contest 3 Echoes of Spring J. Probert
23rd Jun 1934 Pontypool Hospital Contest 1 A Souvenir of Shakespeare J. Probert
3rd Mar 1934 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (B Section) 1 J. Probert
3rd Mar 1934 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (C Section) Unknown, do you know?
22nd Jul 1933 Rogerstone Contest La Traviata [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
25th Oct 1924 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (A Section) 2 The Flying Dutchman [arr. Hartmann] J. Probert
4th Aug 1924 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 3 J. Probert
6th May 1923 Merthyr Contest 3 Halevy [arr. Round] J. Probert
20th Jul 1918 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (A Section) 3 Tschaikowsky 1 J. Probert
1st Sep 1917 Blaina Contest 1 Gems of Sir Henry Bishop J. Probert
16th Jul 1917 Brynmawr Contest 2 Recollections of Flotow 6 J. Probert
30th Jun 1917 Abertillery Contest 1 Recollections of Flotow 6 J. Probert
18th Jul 1914 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (A Section) Robert il Diavolo [unknown arranger] 3 J. B. Yorke
9th Aug 1913 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 1 Wagners Works 2 J. B. Yorke
6th Aug 1913 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (A Section) 3 Nabucco 5 J. B. Yorke
25th May 1912 Mountain Ash Contest (Second Section) 3 Love's Triumph J. B. Yorke
6th Jun 1911 Rhymney Contest 2 Land of the Shamrock 4 Unknown, do you know?
28th Mar 1910 Abergavenny Contest 3 Weber's Works 3 Unknown, do you know?
27th Sep 1909 Senghenydd Contest 2 Gems of Mozart [arr. W. Rimmer] J. B. Yorke
1st Jun 1909 Cwmaman Contest 2 The Bohemian Girl [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
12th Apr 1909 Mountain Ash Contest (Second Section) 1 The Bohemian Girl [unknown arranger] 7 William Smith
20th Apr 1908 Mountain Ash Contest (Second Section) 3 Songs of Handel 5 William Smith
24th Aug 1907 Swansea Contest (Class B) 3 Rose of England 5 William Smith
19th Aug 1907 Merthyr Contest 3 Tutti in Maschera [arr. Godfrey] 2 William Smith
19th Jun 1907 Hereford Contest 3 Saffo William Smith
1st Apr 1907 Mountain Ash Contest (Second Section) 2 Songs of Balfe 3 William Smith
24th Apr 1905 Abergavenny Contest La Cenerentola Unknown, do you know?
1st Aug 1904 Rhiwderin Contest 1 A Garland of Song 1 William Smith
11th Jul 1904 Senghenydd Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
11th Jun 1904 Pentre Contest 1 A Garland of Song 2 William Smith
24th May 1904 Machen Contest 1 A Garland of Song 9 William Smith
23rd May 1904 Caerphilly Contest (Class B) 1 Unknown, do you know?
23rd Jul 1900 Pontypridd Contest (Class A) 2 Mendelssohn [arr. Round] 6 Alexander Owen
4th Jun 1900 Caerphilly Contest 3 Oberon [arr. Round] 4 John Bailey
22nd Jul 1899 Cardiff Contest Verdi [arr. Round] 4 Alexander Owen
15th Jul 1899 Pontypridd Contest (Class A) 3 Recollections of Auber 4 Alexander Owen
23rd May 1899 Porth Contest 3 Attila 5 Henry Bentley
22nd May 1899 Caerphilly Contest (First Section) 2 Moses in Egypt [arr. Round] Henry Bentley
22nd May 1899 Mountain Ash Contest (First Section) 2 Attila F. Hanney
11th Apr 1898 Abergavenny Contest 3 La Favorita [arr. Godfrey] T. Young
11th Apr 1898 Mountain Ash Contest (First Section) Rossini [arr. Round] 6 Unknown, do you know?
5th Apr 1898 Tonypandy Contest 3 Rossini [arr. Round] 1 T. Young
5th Jul 1897 South Wales Association Contest (First Section) 4 Meyerbeer [unknown arranger] Alexander Owen
8th Jun 1897 Porth Contest 3 St. Paul [unknown arranger] T. Young
7th Jun 1897 Caerphilly Contest 1 Attila T. Young
7th Jun 1897 Pontypool Contest 2 Attila T. Young
19th Apr 1897 Mountain Ash Contest 4 St. Paul [unknown arranger] T. Young
6th Apr 1897 Tonypandy Contest 2 Lucrezia Borgia [unknown arranger] T. Young
12th Sep 1896 Blackpool Contest Maritana [arr. Round] Alexander Owen
20th Jul 1896 Merthyr Contest (First Section) 1 Tannhäuser [unknown arranger] 5 Alexander Owen
26th May 1896 Porth Contest 2 Maritana [unknown arranger] Tom Morgan
25th May 1896 Pontypool Contest 3 Maritana [unknown arranger] 7 Alexander Owen
25th May 1896 Caerphilly Contest 4 Maritana [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
4th May 1896 Brynmawr Contest 1 Lucrezia Borgia [unknown arranger] 5 Alexander Owen
4th May 1896 Abertillery Contest 2 Gems of Scotia 4 Alexander Owen
4th Nov 1895 Brynmawr Contest Hallelujah Chorus [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
7th Oct 1895 Brynmawr Contest 1 Torquato Tasso [unknown arranger] Alexander Owen
7th Oct 1895 Blaenavon Contest Hallelujah Chorus [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
5th Aug 1895 Blackpool Contest Halevy [arr. Round] Unknown, do you know?
2nd Aug 1895 Llanelly Contest 2 Schubert [arr. Round] Tom Morgan
11th Jul 1895 Swansea Contest 1 Halevy [arr. Round] Alexander Owen
3rd Jun 1895 Swansea Contest 2 Cinq Mars [arr. Godfrey] 1 Tom Morgan
15th Apr 1895 Abergavenny Contest 1 I Lombardi Tom Morgan
1st Apr 1895 Brynmawr Contest Elixir of Love 4 Tom Morgan
8th Sep 1894 Blackpool Contest Schubert [arr. Round] Unknown, do you know?
4th Aug 1894 Swansea Contest 3 Schubert [arr. Round] George F. Birkinshaw Snr
4th Jun 1894 Ferndale Contest 2 The Heavens are Telling [unknown arranger] George F. Birkinshaw Snr
15th May 1894 Porth Contest 3 The Bohemian Girl [unknown arranger] George F. Birkinshaw Snr
3rd Jul 1893 Merthyr Contest 3 Verdi [arr. Round] 3 Edward Sutton
5th Jun 1893 Ferndale Contest 2 Mozart [arr. Round] Edward Sutton
22nd May 1893 Caerphilly Contest 1 Trafalgar Edward Sutton
26th Mar 1893 Abergavenny Contest 1 Marino Faliero [arr. Round] George F. Birkinshaw Snr
7th Jul 1892 Swansea Contest Unknown, do you know?

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