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Kennet Vale Brass

Also/previously known as: Kennet Vale Silver

This is a non-competing band.
Website:http://www.kennetvaleband.co.uk
Region:West of England
Years active:1934 -
Rehearsals:Thursday
Ancestors:Lockeridge Silver Prize, Overton Mission


Contest Results




Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
16th Apr 1988 West of England Area (Championship Section) 13 Ballet for Band David Evans
4th Apr 1988 Pontins Brean Sands (Championship Section) Ballet for Band Unknown, do you know?
28th Feb 1988 Stroud Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) 1 David Evans
14th Feb 1988 Severn Sound Entertainment Band Contest (Championship Section) 10 4 Unknown, do you know?
25th Oct 1987 Pontins (Second Section) The Aeronauts 3 David Evans
3rd Oct 1987 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) A Leadsman, a Lady and a Lord 2 David Evans
19th Apr 1987 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) 3 The Wand of Youth [arr. Gay] 4 David Evans
21st Mar 1987 West of England Area (Second Section) 1 The Margam Stones 9 David Evans
6th Dec 1986 Wessex Brass Band Association (Championship Section) The Plantagenets 3 Don Keene
15th Nov 1986 Reading Contest (Second Section) Oceans 12 Don Keene
12th Apr 1986 West of England Area (Second Section) California Legend 14 Don Keene
30th Mar 1986 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) California Legend 4 Don Keene
26th Jan 1986 Severn Sound Entertainment Finals (2nd Section) 3 3 Don Keene
7th Dec 1985 Wessex Brass Band Association (Championship Section) Tam O'Shanter's Ride [Wright] 7 Don Keene
27th Oct 1985 Pontins (Second Section) Journey into Freedom 2 Don Keene
27th Apr 1985 West of England Area (Second Section) 4 Music for a Brass Band 12 Don Keene
7th Apr 1985 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) 6 The Three Musketeers 12 Don Keene
3rd Feb 1985 Lewisham Contest (Second Section) Don Keene
1st Dec 1984 Wessex Brass Band Association Winter Contest (Championship Section) 2 Entertainments 3 Colin Ridgers
13th Oct 1984 Shaw Social Club (Newbury) Contest (Championship Section) 3 1 Colin Ridgers
30th Jun 1984 Cotswold Brass Band Championships 2 March: Knight Templar 2 Don Keene
7th Apr 1984 West of England Area (Second Section) Dimensions 3 Don Keene
17th Mar 1984 Southampton Open Contest (Entertainment Section) Don Keene
17th Mar 1984 Southampton Open Contest (Second Section) Resurgam Don Keene
17th Mar 1984 Southampton Open Contest (Championship Section) W
3rd Dec 1983 Wessex Brass Band Association Winter Contest (Championship Section) Sinfonietta for Brass Band - The Wayfarer 3 Don Keene
19th Nov 1983 Reading Contest (Second Section) 6 Resurgam Brian Howard
29th Oct 1983 Pontins (Second Section) W Tournament for Brass
15th Oct 1983 Shaw Social Club (Newbury) Contest (Championship Section) 3 3 David Jenkins
16th Apr 1983 West of England Area (Second Section) Caprice Brass Fair 13 D. Wootton
3rd Apr 1983 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) 3 Prince Igor Overture 14 D. Wootton
4th Dec 1982 Wessex Brass Band Association (Championship Section) 3 Rhapsody in Brass Ashley Jones
30th Oct 1982 Pontins (Second Section) 15 The Frogs of Aristophanes 8 Ashley Jones
16th Oct 1982 Shaw Social Club (Newbury) Contest (Championship Section) 2 4 Ashley Jones
15th May 1982 West of England Area (Second Section) Henry the Fifth [Vaughan Williams] Wilf Loveless
11th Apr 1982 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) 5 Pride of Race 2 Don Keene
5th Dec 1981 Wessex Brass Band Association (Championship Section) 2 The Force of Destiny (La Forza del Destino) - Overture [arr. F. Wright] Maurice Arnold
17th Oct 1981 Shaw Social Club (Newbury) Contest (Championship Section) 3 1 Maurice Arnold
17th May 1981 Wessex Brass Band Association (Championship Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
17th May 1981 Wessex Brass Band Association (Open Section) 2 Unknown, do you know?
19th Apr 1981 Pontins Brean Sands (Second Section) The Aeronauts 6 Maurice Arnold
28th Mar 1981 West of England Area (Second Section) 4 Concertino [Lane] Maurice Arnold
6th Dec 1980 Wessex Brass Band Association Winter Contest (Second Section) 1 Sinfonietta for Brass Band [Langford] Maurice Arnold
1st Nov 1980 Pontins (Third Section) 10 Simon called Peter 12 Maurice Arnold
4th Oct 1980 National Championship of Great Britain (Third Section Final) Concertante Music Maurice Arnold
18th May 1980 Wessex Brass Band Association (Open Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
18th May 1980 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) 1 Maurice Arnold
26th Apr 1980 West of England Area (Third Section) 1 Main Street 1 Maurice Arnold
20th Apr 1980 Lansing Bagnall (Intermediate Section) 1 Voices of Youth 4 Maurice Arnold
5th Apr 1980 Pontins Brean Sands (Third Section) 3 Entertainments 17 Maurice Arnold
2nd Feb 1980 Wembley Contest (Third Section) Main Street Maurice Arnold
2nd Feb 1980 Wembley Contest (Third Section) Main Street Maurice Arnold
1st Dec 1979 Wessex Brass Band Association Winter Contest (Second Section) 3 Maurice Arnold
20th May 1979 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) 1 Maurice Arnold
20th May 1979 Wessex Brass Band Association (Open Section) 3 Maurice Arnold
14th Apr 1979 Pontins Brean Sands (Third Section) Land of the Mountain and the Flood Maurice Arnold
25th Mar 1979 Lansing Bagnall (Intermediate Section) 1 Divertimento [Ball] 6 Maurice Arnold
17th Mar 1979 West of England Area (Third Section) Introduction and Allegro Maurice Arnold
25th Feb 1979 Wembley Contest (Third Section) 4 The Prizewinners 12 Maurice Arnold
18th Nov 1978 Reading Contest (Third Section) 3 Music for the Royal Fireworks Maurice Arnold
21st Oct 1978 Shaw Social Club (Newbury) Contest (Championship Section) 2 3 Maurice Arnold
15th May 1978 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
15th May 1978 Wessex Brass Band Association (Open Section) 3 Unknown, do you know?
29th Apr 1978 West of England Area (Third Section) Call of the Sea Maurice Arnold
25th Mar 1978 Pontins Brean Sands (Third Section) Snowdon Fantasy Maurice Arnold
15th Oct 1977 Shaw Social Club (Newbury) Contest (Championship Section) 3 2 Maurice Arnold
8th Oct 1977 National Championship of Great Britain (Fourth Section Final) 8 Little Suite for Brass Band [Platts] Maurice Arnold
15th May 1977 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) 1 Maurice Arnold
15th May 1977 Wessex Brass Band Association (Open Section) 3 Maurice Arnold
16th Apr 1977 West of England Area (Fourth Section) 1 Hungarian Fantasy 8 Maurice Arnold
8th Apr 1977 Pontins Brean Sands (Fourth Section) 3 Four Little Maids 13 Maurice Arnold
11th Dec 1976 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) Egmont [arr. Ball] Maurice Arnold
23rd Oct 1976 Shaw Social Club (Newbury) Contest (Second Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
16th May 1976 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) 3 Maurice Arnold
16th May 1976 Wessex Brass Band Association (Open Section) 3 Maurice Arnold
28th Feb 1976 West of England Area (Fourth Section) Voices of Youth Maurice Arnold
29th Nov 1975 Wessex Brass Band Association Winter Contest (Third Section) 2 Maurice Arnold
18th Oct 1975 Shaw Social Club (Newbury) Contest (Second Section) 1 Maurice Arnold
18th May 1975 Wessex Brass Band Association (Third Section) 1 Maurice Arnold
18th May 1975 Wessex Brass Band Association (Open Section) 2 Maurice Arnold
8th Mar 1975 West of England Area (Fourth Section) The Seasons [Carr] Maurice Arnold
7th Dec 1974 Wessex Brass Band Association Winter Contest (Third Section) Glastonbury Maurice Arnold
16th Nov 1974 Reading Contest (Fourth Section) A Rural Suite Maurice Arnold
20th Oct 1974 Shaw Social Club (Newbury) Contest (Second Section) 1 6 Unknown, do you know?
19th May 1974 Wessex Brass Band Association (Third Section) 2 Basil King
6th Apr 1974 West of England Area (Fourth Section) Four Little Maids Basil King
17th Feb 1974 Hammersmith Contest (Third Division) 15 Basil King
17th Nov 1973 Reading Contest (Fourth Section) London River Basil King
17th Mar 1973 West of England Area (Fourth Section) St. Michael's Mount R. Peel
18th Nov 1972 Reading Contest (Fourth Section) The Rising Generation Basil King
18th Jun 1972 Wessex Brass Band Association (Third Section) 2 Basil King
8th Apr 1972 West of England Area (Fourth Section) The Rising Generation 9 Basil King
17th Nov 1962 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Fourth Section) W Holiday Sketches
12th May 1962 West of England Area (Fourth Section) Contest Day Fred Sprules
25th Nov 1961 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Fourth Section) 11 Three Songs without Words 15 Fred Sprules
11th Nov 1961 Wiltshire and Neighbouring Guilds Contest (Second Section) Three Songs without Words Fred Sprules
26th Nov 1960 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Fourth Section) 14 Passing Moods 9 Fred Sprules
1st Oct 1960 Devizes Contest (Section A) Divertimento [Ball] Unknown, do you know?
5th Dec 1959 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) 2 Fred Sprules
10th Jan 1959 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) Unknown, do you know?
12th Jan 1958 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) Unknown, do you know?
12th Jan 1957 Wessex Brass Band Association (Grading Section) 3 Pride of the Forest Fred Sprules
27th Feb 1954 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) 1 Beautiful Britain 4 Unknown, do you know?
8th Nov 1952 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 2) Three Songs without Words F. G. Lewis
9th Feb 1952 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) 1 Indian Summer F. G. Lewis
3rd Nov 1951 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 3) The Spirit of Youth Fred Sprules
2nd Jun 1951 Woodfalls Contest (First Section) 2 Recollections of Mendelssohn Unknown, do you know?
27th Jan 1951 Wessex Brass Band Association Winter Contest (Second Section) 2 Fred Sprules
4th Nov 1950 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 3) Poetic Fancies Fred Sprules
16th Sep 1950 Pewsey Contest (Section A) 2 Unknown, do you know?
10th Jun 1950 Wessex Brass Band Association (First Section) 1 Fred Sprules
29th Oct 1949 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 3) 3 Fred Sprules
17th Sep 1949 Pewsey March Contest 4 Fred Sprules
28th May 1949 Wessex Brass Band Association (First Section) Fred Sprules
21st Jun 1947 Chippenham Contest Songs of England [Round] Fred Sprules
15th Feb 1947 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
26th Oct 1946 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Section 2) May Day Fred Sprules
13th Jul 1946 Reunion of Wessex Bandsmen (Section B) 1 English Songs Fred Sprules
25th Aug 1945 West of England Area (Third Section) La Traviata [arr. Round] Unknown, do you know?
24th Jun 1939 Amesbury Contest (Section B) 1 Beethoven's Works [arr. W. Rimmer] Fred Sprules
11th Feb 1939 Wessex Brass Band Association (Third Section) 2 The Forest Chief Fred Sprules
29th Oct 1938 Berks Oxon and Buck Band Festival Guild (Section B) Loving Cup Memories 3 Fred Sprules
3rd Sep 1938 Hungerford Contest (Section 2) 1 Wayside Scenes Fred Sprules
18th Jun 1938 Amesbury Contest (Section B) Unknown, do you know?
28th May 1938 Wessex Brass Band Association (Second Section) Maritana [unknown arranger] Fred Sprules
29th Jan 1938 Salisbury Contest (Class B) 2 Fred Sprules
25th Sep 1937 Crystal Palace (Junior Shield - C) Ballads of the Twentieth Century 29 Fred Sprules
10th Jul 1937 Fairford Contest (Section 3) The Call of Youth Unknown, do you know?
19th Jun 1937 Amesbury Contest (Section B) 1 Fred Sprules
23rd Jan 1937 Salisbury Contest (Class B) 2 Fred Sprules
26th Sep 1936 Crystal Palace (Junior Shield - B) Gems of Tchaikovsky [arr. Johnstone] 22 Fred Sprules
28th Sep 1935 Crystal Palace (Junior Shield - B) Die Feen 6 Fred Sprules
25th May 1935 Wessex Brass Band Association (Third Section) 1 Fred Sprules

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