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Chopwell Colliery

Also/previously known as: Chopwell Colliery Institute, Chopwell Colliery Prize

Contest Results



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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
13th May 1961 Spring Festival (Junior Shield) Petite Suite de Ballet 13 Gilbert Brown
11th Mar 1961 North of England Area (Third Section) Salzburg Suite Gilbert Brown
9th May 1959 Spring Festival (Junior Shield) English Folk Song Suite 5 Howard Wright
4th Apr 1959 North of England Area (Third Section) English Folk Song Suite 2 Howard Wright
23rd Nov 1958 National Coal Board (Durham Area) Section B 3 King Lear 4 Howard Wright
29th Mar 1958 North of England Area (Third Section) Devon Fantasy Howard Wright
16th Feb 1957 North of England Area (Third Section) Spirit of Progress Howard Wright
21st Apr 1956 North of England Area (Third Section) Normandy Unknown, do you know?
25th Mar 1956 Durham League Contest (Section C) 3 Unknown, do you know?
22nd Nov 1953 Yorkshire v Durham Contest (Section One) Tchaikovsky's Works [arr. Reynolds] Unknown, do you know?
25th Apr 1953 North of England Area (Second Section) King Lear Unknown, do you know?
30th Nov 1952 Yorkshire v Durham Contest (Section One) Owain Glyndwr Unknown, do you know?
20th Sep 1952 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) 3 Springtime 14 Gilbert Brown
16th Aug 1952 Durham v Northumberland Contest Gilbert Brown
26th Apr 1952 North of England Area (Second Section) 2 Springtime Gilbert Brown
9th Mar 1952 Durham League Contest (Section B) 1 Gilbert Brown
8th Sep 1951 Consett Contest 1 Gilbert Brown
18th Aug 1951 Brandon Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
15th May 1951 Bedlington Contest 3 Gilbert Brown
9th Sep 1950 Consett Contest 5 Gilbert Brown
4th Mar 1950 North of England Area (Second Section) Three Brass Band Studies Gilbert Brown
10th Sep 1949 Consett Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
21st Sep 1946 Eggleston Contest 1 Thomas Dixon
7th Jul 1945 North of England Area (Championship Section) 3 Unknown, do you know?
4th Sep 1943 British Open Themes from Symphony No. 5 [Beethoven] 10 Harry Mileman
24th Jul 1943 Durham County Band League Group Contest W
8th May 1943 Belle Vue May Contest (Class A) 2 The Royal Water Music Harry Mileman
29th Aug 1942 Stanley (Crook) Contest Unknown, do you know?
11th May 1940 Gateshead Contest 2 National Airs Unknown, do you know?
4th May 1940 Belle Vue May Contest (Class A) 4 Carmen Thomas Dixon
19th Aug 1939 Prudhoe Contest 2 Recollections of Weber Edwin Dixon
8th Jul 1939 Sunderland Contest 2 Recollections of Weber Thomas Dixon
20th May 1939 Shildon Contest 1 Recollections of Weber C. Dixon
10th Sep 1938 Fatfield Contest 2 Recollections of Balfe Thomas Dixon
9th Jul 1938 Sunderland Contest 1 Recollections of Balfe Thomas Dixon
18th Jun 1938 Gateshead Contest 4 Wayside Scenes Thomas Dixon
8th May 1937 Belle Vue May Contest (Class A) A Northern Rhapsody Thomas Dixon
7th Feb 1937 Northern Counties Amateur BBA Contest (Section 1) Recollections of Auber Unknown, do you know?
26th Sep 1936 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) Pride of Race 1 Thomas Dixon
5th Sep 1936 Ryhope Contest 1 Recollections of Wallace Unknown, do you know?
29th Aug 1936 Ryhope Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
11th Jul 1936 Sunderland Contest Unknown, do you know?
4th Jul 1936 Tow Law Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
11th Oct 1930 Meadowfield Contest A Summer Day Unknown, do you know?
20th Jun 1925 Newcastle Contest (Second Section) 2 Wagner [arr. Round] Unknown, do you know?
5th Jul 1924 Haltwhistle Contest 4 Gems of Italian Opera Walter Nuttall
3rd Jun 1922 Newcastle Musical Tournament (Section 2) 2 Lohengrin [arr. Johnstone] 9 J. E. Fidler
15th Apr 1922 Sunderland Contest 4 Il Giuramento [arr. Round] J. E. Fidler
28th Jun 1919 Newcastle Contest (Second Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
27th Jun 1914 Crawcrook Contest 2 Gleams of Gold Unknown, do you know?
28th Sep 1912 Crystal Palace (Preliminary Shield) The Bohemian Girl [unknown arranger] 25 J. T. Ellis
7th Sep 1912 Medomsley Contest 4 5 J. Eltis
18th May 1912 Waterhouses Contest 3 7 J. T. Ellis
18th Sep 1909 Swalwell Contest 2 William Holdsworth
11th Sep 1909 Mickley Contest 4 William Holdsworth
7th Aug 1909 South Pelaw Contest 4 William Holdsworth
17th Jul 1909 Hunwick Contest Unknown, do you know?

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