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Metropolitan Works (Birmingham)

Also/previously known as: Birmingham Carriage and Wagon Works, Birmingham Metropolitan, Birmingham Metropolitan Works, Metropolitan Carriage Works, Metropolitan Wagon Works, Metropolitan Works Band, Metropolitan Works (Saltley)


Contest Results




Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
7th Sep 1940 British Open W Clive of India
8th Jul 1939 Fairford Contest (Section 1) 3 Harry Heyes
17th Jun 1939 Butlins Holiday Camp Contest (Championship Section) 4 Academic Festival Overture Harry Heyes
24th Sep 1938 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) An Epic Symphony 10 Harry Heyes
27th Nov 1937 League of Band Associations (First Section) 2 Harry Heyes
7th Nov 1937 England Inter-Association Contest (Championship Section) 2 Harry Heyes
25th Sep 1937 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Pageantry 1 Harry Heyes
6th Sep 1937 British Open Academic Festival Overture 2 Harry Heyes
10th Jul 1937 Fairford Contest (Section 1) 3 The Crusaders Harry Heyes
31st Oct 1936 League of Band Associations (First Section) 1 Harry Heyes
26th Sep 1936 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Kenilworth 23 Harry Heyes
7th Sep 1936 British Open 6 Robin Hood [Geehl] 18 Harry Heyes
11th Jul 1936 Fairford Contest (Section 1) 1 A Northern Rhapsody Harry Heyes
7th Mar 1936 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) W A Northern Rhapsody
28th Sep 1935 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Pride of Race 20 Harry Heyes
29th Sep 1934 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Comedy Overture 19 Harry Heyes
30th Sep 1933 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) 4 Prometheus Unbound 7 Harry Heyes
1st Oct 1932 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) A Downland Suite 22 Harry Heyes
5th Sep 1932 British Open 3 The Crusaders 6 Harry Heyes
13th Aug 1932 Oxford Annual Contest 1 Gounod [arr. W. Rimmer] 6 Harry Heyes
26th Mar 1932 Birmingham Contest 3 Harry Heyes
5th Mar 1932 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (1st Section) L'Etoile du Nord [arr. Godfrey] Harry Heyes
26th Sep 1931 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Honour and Glory [Bath] 9 Harry Heyes
15th Aug 1931 Headington Contest (Section 1) 1 Lohengrin [arr. Johnstone] Harry Heyes
4th Apr 1931 Birmingham Contest 3 La Favorita [arr. Godfrey] Harry Heyes
7th Mar 1931 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) 3 The Severn Suite Harry Heyes
27th Sep 1930 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) The Severn Suite 1 William Halliwell
10th Jun 1930 Tamworth Contest 2 Recollections of Schubert Isaac Perrin
1st Mar 1930 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (1st Section) 7 Carmen William Halliwell
28th Sep 1929 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Victory [Jenkins] 3 William Halliwell
2nd Mar 1929 Leicester Brass Band Festival (1st Section) Lorenzo George Henry Wilson
29th Sep 1928 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) A Moorside Suite 1 George Henry Wilson
14th Jul 1928 Fairford Contest (Section 1) 1 Recollections of Verdi George Henry Wilson
9th Apr 1928 Kerne Bridge Contest 2 Recollections of Verdi 1 George Henry Wilson
3rd Mar 1928 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (1st Section) 5 George Henry Wilson
24th Sep 1927 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) The White Rider 15 George Henry Wilson
23rd Jul 1927 Birmingham Contest 1 Gounod [arr. W. Rimmer] G. H. Wilson
16th Jul 1927 Newhall Contest 1 A Garland of Classics G. H. Wilson
9th Jul 1927 Fairford Contest (Section 1) 1 Il Flauto Magico [unknown arranger] George Henry Wilson
7th Jun 1927 Lydney Contest 1 Il Flauto Magico [unknown arranger] G. H. Wilson
6th Jun 1927 Chepstow Contest 1 Il Flauto Magico [unknown arranger] George Henry Wilson
18th Apr 1927 Walford Contest 1 The Magic Flute [unknown arranger] George Henry Wilson
5th Mar 1927 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (1st Section) 4 Gounod [arr. W. Rimmer] 2 George Henry Wilson
25th Sep 1926 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) 1 Joan of Arc [Wright] George Henry Wilson
21st Aug 1926 Barwell Contest (First Section) 1 Eugene Onegin [arr. Godfrey] G. H. Wilson
24th Jul 1926 Nottingham Contest 4 Unknown, do you know?
5th Apr 1926 Kerne Bridge Contest 3 Melodious Gems G. H. Wilson
6th Mar 1926 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) 4 Eugene Onegin [arr. Godfrey] 4 G. H. Wilson
1st Jun 1925 Chepstow Contest 1 Echoes of the Opera George Henry Wilson
1st Jun 1925 Ross-on-Wye Contest 1 Echoes of the Opera G. H. Wilson
28th Feb 1925 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) 2 Tannhäuser [arr. Gladney] G. H. Wilson
29th Sep 1923 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Ruy Blas 19 George Henry Wilson
28th Jul 1923 Barwell Contest Mirella [arr. Godfrey] or Sailor Songs [arr Rimmer] Unknown, do you know?
14th Jul 1923 Newhall Contest 1 Sailor Songs [W. Rimmer] G. H. Wilson
30th Jun 1923 Earl Shilton Contest 1 Mirella [arr. Godfrey] or Sailor Songs [arr Rimmer] G. H. Wilson
24th Sep 1921 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Dinorah [arr. Godfrey] 10 Mr. Cooper
25th Sep 1920 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Tannhäuser [unknown arranger] George Henry Wilson
10th Jul 1920 Belle Vue July Contest Les Diamants de la Couronne [arr. Godfrey] 1 George Henry Wilson
1st Sep 1917 Ibstock Contest 3 The United Kingdom 3 George Henry Wilson
12th Jun 1916 Coalville Contest 1 Great Britain 4 George Henry Wilson
18th Jul 1914 Nuneaton Contest 4 Classic Gems Unknown, do you know?
30th May 1914 Coalville Contest 2 Sons of the Sea 3 G. H. Wilson
13th Apr 1914 Kerne Bridge Contest Sons of the Sea 9 G. H. Wilson
20th Dec 1913 Birmingham Contest (First Section) 1 Faust [Gounod arr. Douglas] G. H. Wilson
17th May 1913 Birmingham Contest 3 Emilia Unknown, do you know?
24th Aug 1912 King's Heath Contest Apollo 10 Isaac Perrin

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Notes

Band basically bombed out of existance February to April 1941.





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