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Gwaun-cae-Gurwen

Also/previously known as: Gwauncaegurwen, Gwaun Cae Gurwen

This band no longer exists.
Region:Wales
Years active:1892 - 1932
Descendants:Gwaun-cae-Gurwen

Contest Results



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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
26th Sep 1931 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Honour and Glory [Bath] 10 T. J. Rees
22nd Aug 1931 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 Grand Selection: Mendelssohn's Works [arr. Rimmer] T. J. Rees
25th May 1931 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 2 Hamlet T. J. Rees
6th Sep 1930 Seven Sisters Contest (Class A) 1 Victory [Jenkins] T. J. Rees
4th Aug 1930 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 2 Liszt T. J. Rees
12th Jul 1930 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 2 T. J. Rees
9th Jun 1930 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 2 The Merry Wives of Windsor [Keighley] T. J. Rees
5th Aug 1929 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 2 Liszt James Radcliffe
13th Jul 1929 Seven Sisters Contest (Class A) 1 James Radcliffe
20th May 1929 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 1 Der Freisch├╝tz [arr. Round] James Radcliffe
6th Aug 1928 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 2 The Mastersingers 5 William Halliwell
14th Jul 1928 Seven Sisters Contest (Class A) 3 Grand Selection: Spohr Tal Morris
24th Sep 1927 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) The White Rider 14 Tal Morris
6th Aug 1927 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 1 Gounod [arr. W. Rimmer] Tal Morris
1st Aug 1927 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 Eugene Onegin [arr. Godfrey] Tal Morris
16th Jul 1927 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 Eugene Onegin [arr. Godfrey] Unknown, do you know?
6th Jun 1927 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 1 Robert il Diavolo [unknown arranger] Tal Morris
4th Jun 1927 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 Robert il Diavolo [unknown arranger] Tal Morris
25th Sep 1926 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) W An Epic Symphony
2nd Aug 1926 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 1 Eroica Symphony T. J. Rees
17th Jul 1926 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 Oberon [unknown arranger] T. J. Rees
22nd May 1926 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 1 Oberon [unknown arranger] Tal Morris
26th Sep 1925 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Joan of Arc [Wright] 16 T. J. Rees
29th Aug 1925 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) W Memories of Wagner
3rd Aug 1925 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 2 Mignon T. J. Rees
27th Jun 1925 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 2 Eroica Symphony T. J. Rees
1st Jun 1925 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 1 Eroica Symphony T. J. Rees
1st Sep 1924 British Open 4 Selection from Franz Liszt 16 T. J. Rees
4th Aug 1924 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 1 T. J. Rees
4th Aug 1924 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Sight Reading Contest) 2 Unknown, do you know?
9th Jun 1924 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 1 T. J. Rees
3rd Sep 1923 British Open 5 Dinorah [arr. Godfrey] 12 T. J. Rees
21st Jul 1923 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 T. J. Rees
Jul 1923 Seven Sisters Contest (Class A) 1 Ernani [unknown arranger] T. J. Rees
16th Jun 1923 Glyn Neath Contest 2 Semiramide [unknown arranger] T. J. Rees
21st May 1923 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 3 Semiramide [unknown arranger] Tal Morris
26th Dec 1922 West Wales BBA Contest (Class C) T. J. Rees
4th Sep 1922 British Open 6 Lohengrin [arr. Johnstone] 2 T. J. Rees
7th Aug 1922 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 1 Tchaikovsky's Works [arr. Reynolds] T. J. Rees
5th Sep 1921 British Open 6 Maritana [arr. Godfrey] T. J. Rees
2nd Aug 1920 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 1 Euryanthe [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
26th Jul 1919 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) Rossini's Works T. J. Rees
6th Aug 1918 Felinfoel Contest (Section A) 1 Recollections of Handel 4 T. J. Rees
5th Aug 1918 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 Belisario [arr. Godfrey] 4 T. J. Rees
3rd Aug 1918 Llangennech Contest (Class A) 1 Recollections of Handel 4 T. J. Rees
22nd Jun 1918 Swansea Contest (Class A) 1 A Life for the Czar 4 T. J. Rees
4th May 1918 Kenfig Hill Contest (Class A) 1 A Life for the Czar 2 T. J. Rees
13th Apr 1918 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 Belisario [unknown arranger] 4 T. J. Rees
10th Nov 1917 Briton Ferry Contest (Class A) 1 I Puritani [arr. Godfrey] 6 T. J. Rees
29th Sep 1917 Gowerton Contest (Class A) 1 The United Kingdom 3 T. J. Rees
8th Sep 1917 Pontardulais Contest (Class A) 1 The United Kingdom 2 T. J. Rees
18th Aug 1917 Loughor Contest 1 La Juive 1 T. J. Rees
7th Jul 1917 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 La Juive 5 T. J. Rees
3rd Mar 1917 Briton Ferry Contest (Class A) The United Kingdom 4 T. J. Rees
3rd Mar 1917 Briton Ferry March Contest 7 T. J. Rees
Nov 1916 Penygroes March Contest 1 6 T. J. Rees
Nov 1916 Penygroes Contest (Class A) 2 Siege of Rochelle (arr. Sutton) 1 T. J. Rees
16th Sep 1916 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 2 Siege of Rochelle (arr. Sutton) 6 T. J. Rees
16th Sep 1916 West Wales BBA March Contest 2 7 T. J. Rees
4th Sep 1915 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 La Reine de Saba [unknown arranger] 4 T. J. Rees
17th Jul 1915 Penygroes Contest (Class A) 1 I Lombardi 2 T. J. Rees
17th Jul 1915 Penygroes March Contest 2 March: The Cossack 2 T. J. Rees
5th Apr 1915 Mountain Ash Contest Roberto II Diavolo 3 D. Ifor Williams
18th Jul 1914 Penygroes Contest (Class A) 3 Robert il Diavolo [unknown arranger] 5 T. J. Rees
1st Jun 1914 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 1 Oberon [arr. Round] 5 T. J. Rees
30th May 1914 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 2 T. J. Rees
23rd May 1914 Mumbles Contest (Section A) Oberon [arr. Round] 3 T. J. Rees
22nd Nov 1913 Llanelly Contest (Class A) 1 Nabucco 1 T. J. Rees
12th Jul 1913 Penygroes Contest (Class A) 1 The Bohemian Girl [arr. Round] 3 T. J. Rees
28th Jun 1913 Kidwelly Castle Contest (Class A) 1 Nabucco 3 T. J. Rees
7th Jun 1913 Llandebie Contest Songs of the Sea 4 T. J. Rees
12th May 1913 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 2 Il Trovatore [unknown arranger] 2 T. J. Rees
24th Mar 1913 Carmarthen Contest (Class A) 1 Belisario [arr. Round] 1 T. J. Rees
25th Jan 1913 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 1 T. J. Rees
28th Sep 1912 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) William Tell [arr. Rimmer] 10 T. J. Rees
7th Sep 1912 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) W Lohengrin [arr. Round]
3rd Aug 1912 Maesteg Contest (Class A) Halevy [arr. Round] 1 T. J. Rees
13th Jul 1912 Kidwelly Castle Contest (Class A) 1 Wagners Works 3 T. J. Rees
29th Jun 1912 Newtown Contest Lohengrin [arr. Round] 7 T. J. Rees
27th May 1912 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 1 Il Giuramento [unknown arranger] 1 T. J. Rees
27th Jan 1912 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 Schubert [arr. Round] 2 T. J. Rees
4th Nov 1911 Inter-Association Contest (Class A) 1 Lohengrin [arr. Round] 4 T. J. Rees
30th Sep 1911 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Les Huguenots [arr. W. Rimmer] 3 T. J. Rees
7th Aug 1911 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class A) 1 Auber's Works 1 T. J. Rees
5th Aug 1911 Maesteg Contest (Class A) 3 L'Africaine 6 T. J. Rees
5th Jun 1911 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 1 Auber's Works 4 T. J. Rees
17th Apr 1911 Carmarthen Contest (Class A) 1 Weber [arr. Round] 4 T. J. Rees
28th Jan 1911 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 1 Rossini [arr. Round] 2 T. J. Rees
5th Nov 1910 Inter-Association Contest (Class A) 4 L'Africaine 4 T. J. Rees
1st Aug 1910 Llanelly Contest (Class A) 1 L'Africaine 4 T. J. Rees
1st Aug 1910 Swansea Contest (Class A) 1 L'Africaine 4 T. J. Rees
4th Aug 1909 Cardigan Contest 5 I Lombardi Unknown, do you know?
26th Jun 1909 Clydach Contest (Class A) Weber's Works Unknown, do you know?
31st May 1909 Llandovery Contest (Class A) I Lombardi Unknown, do you know?
12th Apr 1909 Carmarthen Contest (Class A) 1 Gems of Mozart [arr. W. Rimmer] 3 T. J. Rees
13th Feb 1909 Brynamman Contest (Class A) 4 Llewellyn 4 T. J. Rees
3rd Aug 1908 Brecon Contest (Section A) 2 Verdi's Works [arr. W. Rimmer] 2 T. J. Rees
25th Jul 1908 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 3 3 T. J. Rees
9th Jun 1908 Llandovery Contest (Class A) Crown Diamonds 4 T. J. Rees
24th Aug 1907 Swansea Contest (Class A) Faust [Gounod, unknown arranger] 4 Unknown, do you know?
29th Jun 1907 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A) 4 Il Barbiere [arr. Winterbottom] 3 Morgan Jenkins
1st Jun 1907 Llandilo Contest (Class A) Il Trovatore [unknown arranger] 5 Morgan Jenkins
20th May 1907 Llandovery Contest (Class A) 4 Il Trovatore [unknown arranger] 4 Morgan Jenkins
15th Sep 1906 Cwmgorse Contest (Section 1) 2 Daughter of the Regiment [arr. Greenwood] 1 Jim Woodhead
18th Aug 1906 Mumbles Contest (Section B) W Daughter of the Regiment [arr. Greenwood]
6th Aug 1906 Llandilo Contest (Class A) 1 Llewellyn 5 Jim Woodhead
28th Jul 1906 Llanwrtyd Contest (Class A) 2 Llewellyn 5 Meurig Jenkins
5th Jul 1906 Swansea Contest Songs of the Sea 10 Jim Woodhead
4th Jun 1906 Llandovery Contest (Class B) 1 Cluster of Classics 4 Jim Woodhead
4th Sep 1905 Llandilo Contest 2 Stradella - overture [unknown arranger] Walter Exley
15th Jul 1905 Mumbles Contest (Section B) 2 The Glee Garland 6 Walter Exley
24th Jun 1905 Alltwen Contest (Class B) 1 Gems of Cambria 1 Walter Exley
23rd Jul 1904 Ammanford Contest Anna Bolena [arr. Round] 4 Walter Exley
18th Feb 1904 London Eisteddfod Gems of Welsh Melody Unknown, do you know?
3rd Aug 1903 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Championship Section) 6 Mercadante 4 Walter Exley
11th Jul 1903 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (C Section) Sweet Songs of Old 2 Walter Exley
11th Jul 1903 South Wales & Monmouthshire Brass Band Association (B Section) 7 Walter Exley
12th Jul 1902 Mumbles Contest (Section B) 3 Don Pasquale 5 R. Castle
31st Mar 1902 Mountain Ash Contest (Second Section) Maria di Rohan 5 R. Castle
28th Dec 1901 Cardiff Contest 4 Songs of Scotland 5 R. Castle
28th Dec 1901 Cardiff Contest (Second Class) Lurline [unknown arranger] 5 R. Castle
31st Aug 1901 Mumbles Contest 3 Lurline [unknown arranger] 5 R. Castle
8th Apr 1901 Mountain Ash Contest (Second Section) 1 Lurline [unknown arranger] 8 Walter Exley
26th Dec 1900 Morriston Contest 1 Elijah [arr. Gladney] Unknown, do you know?
29th Sep 1900 Pontardawe Contest 2 Songs of the Sea 3 Walter Exley
8th Sep 1900 Trebanos Contest 1 Songs of the Sea 2 Walter Exley
25th Aug 1900 Mumbles Contest Songs of the Sea 5 Walter Exley
6th Aug 1900 Llanelly Contest (Class A) 1 Songs of the Sea 1 Walter Exley
23rd Jul 1900 Pontypridd Contest (Class B) 4 Belisario [arr. Round] 1 Walter Exley
30th Jun 1900 Crosshands Contest 1 Belisario [arr. Round] Walter Exley
4th Jun 1900 Aberaman Contest 1 Songs of the Sea 3 Walter Exley
6th May 1900 Llanelly Contest (Class B) 1 Songs of the Sea Walter Exley
26th Dec 1899 Morriston Contest 3 John Bailey
26th Dec 1899 Llanelly Contest 5 Luisa Miller [arr. Round] 5 John Bailey
6th Sep 1899 Swansea Contest Torquato Tasso [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
7th Aug 1899 Llandilo Contest 2 Oberon [unknown arranger] George Hannay
15th Jul 1899 Pontypridd Contest (Class B) Oberon [unknown arranger] 7 George Hannay
30th May 1898 Burry Port Contest 3 Hours of Beauty George Hannay
28th May 1898 Ammanford Contest La Favorita [arr. Godfrey] Unknown, do you know?
11th Apr 1898 Mountain Ash Contest (Second Section) 2 Hours of Beauty 2 George Hannay
4th Apr 1898 Tonypandy Contest (2nd section) Hours of Beauty 3 D. Watkins
1st Jan 1898 Brynamman Contest 1 The Heavens are Telling [unknown arranger] George Hannay
26th Dec 1897 Morriston Contest 2 The Heavens are Telling [unknown arranger] George Hannay
4th Sep 1897 Pontardawe Contest England Unknown, do you know?
19th Aug 1897 Clydach Vale Contest 1 Wales George Hannay
2nd Aug 1897 Llandilo Contest Wales Unknown, do you know?
5th Jun 1897 Ammanford Contest The Heavens are Telling [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
3rd May 1897 Cymmawr Contest 2 Wales George Hannay
6th Apr 1897 Tonypandy Contest (2nd section) Gems of Scotia Unknown, do you know?
5th Sep 1896 Pontardawe Contest 2 Pride of Wales George Hannay
11th Jul 1896 Bettws Contest We never will bow down Unknown, do you know?
4th Aug 1894 Gwaun Cae Gurwen Contest 2 To Thee, Oh Lord Unknown, do you know?
28th Jul 1894 Ammanford Contest Unknown, do you know?
Years Contest
1924 1925 1926 1927 Llandovery Contest (Class A)
1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 West Wales BBA Contest (Class A)

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