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Moston & Beswick Band

Also/previously known as: Moston & Beswick (Manchester), Moston and Beswick (Manchester)

This band no longer exists.
Region:North West
Years active:1965 - 2006
Ancestors:Moston Band, Beswick Prize

Contest Results



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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
29th Oct 2005 Pontins (First Section) 25 Lorenzo 11 Stephen Rogers
13th Mar 2005 North West Area (First Section) 11 Comedy Overture 1 Martin Obermuller
28th Nov 2004 Manchester District Contest (Open Section) 2 Martin Obermuller
30th Oct 2004 Pontins (First Section) 21 A London Overture 4 Martin Obermuller
28th Mar 2004 Tameside Open Championships (Championship Section) 3 Resurgam Martin Obermuller
14th Mar 2004 North West Area (First Section) 11 Coventry Variations 8 Martin Obermuller
23rd Nov 2003 Manchester District Contest (Open Section) 2 1 Martin Obermuller
25th Oct 2003 Pontins (First Section) 13 Resurgam 22 Martin Obermuller
6th Apr 2003 Tameside Open Championships (Championship Section) 7 4 Unknown, do you know?
9th Mar 2003 North West Area (First Section) 6 Passacaglia on a Theme of Brahms 11 Robert Taylor
26th Jan 2003 Rochdale Contest (Championship Section) 1 Variations on a Ninth 4 Robert Taylor
24th Nov 2002 Manchester District Contest (Second Section) 1 1 Robert Taylor
17th Nov 2002 Northern Open (Second Section) 6 Academic Festival Overture 1 Robert Taylor
3rd Nov 2002 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) 1 Robert Taylor
26th Oct 2002 Pontins (Second Section) 3 Sunset Rhapsody 15 Robert Taylor
22nd Sep 2002 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) 4 Danceries 5 Robert Taylor
5th May 2002 Buxton Festival (Second Section) 1 8 Robert Taylor
7th Apr 2002 Tameside Open Championships (Second Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
10th Mar 2002 North West Area (Second Section) 1 Symphony for Brass 12 Robert Taylor
27th Jan 2002 Rochdale Contest (Second Section) 1 Robert Taylor
18th Nov 2001 Wilkinson Northern Open (Section B) 2 Robert Taylor
27th Oct 2001 Pontins (Second Section) 18 The Aeronauts 3 Robert Taylor
17th Jun 2001 Rhyl Festival of Brass (Second Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
6th May 2001 Buxton Festival (Second Section) 2 Robert Taylor
1st Apr 2001 Tameside Open Championships (Second Section) 1 Unknown, do you know?
11th Mar 2001 North West Area (Second Section) 5 The Moor of Venice 10 Robert Taylor
25th Feb 2001 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) 2 Robert Taylor
11th Feb 2001 Brass At The Guild (Preston) Contest (Second Section) 10 Robert Taylor
10th Dec 2000 Widnes Open (Second Section) 7 Robert Taylor
26th Nov 2000 Manchester District Contest (Second Section) 2 Robert Taylor
19th Nov 2000 Wilkinson Northern Open (Section B) 1 Partita for Band - Postcards from Home Robert Taylor
29th Oct 2000 Pontins (Second Section) 9 St. Paul's Suite 7 Robert Taylor
25th Jun 2000 Rhyl Festival of Brass (Second Section) 3 4 Robert Taylor
30th Apr 2000 Buxton Festival (Championship/First Section) 9 Robert Taylor
2nd Apr 2000 Tameside Open Championships (Championship Section) 2 Robert Taylor
12th Mar 2000 North West Area (Second Section) 10 Sword, Jewel and Mirror 8 Robert Taylor
6th Feb 2000 NWABBA Contest (Championship Section) 7 Robert Taylor
28th Nov 1999 Manchester District Contest (Open Section) Robert Taylor
24th Oct 1999 Pontins (Second Section) 2 A Swiss Excursion 3 Robert Taylor
2nd May 1999 Buxton Festival (Second Section) 3 Robert Taylor
28th Mar 1999 Tameside Open Championships (Second Section) 3 Robert Taylor
14th Mar 1999 North West Area (Second Section) 7 Symphonic Suite for Brass Robert Taylor
7th Feb 1999 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) 7 Robert Taylor
22nd Nov 1998 Manchester District Contest (Second Section) 2 6 Robert Taylor
15th Nov 1998 Pilkington Northern Open (Section B) 3 Robert Taylor
25th Oct 1998 Pontins (Second Section) 5 Main Street Robert Taylor
10th May 1998 Wigan Contest (Second Section) 3 3 Robert Taylor
3rd May 1998 Buxton Festival (Second Section) 6 4 Robert Taylor
5th Apr 1998 Tameside Open Championships (Second Section) 6 Robert Taylor
8th Mar 1998 North West Area (Second Section) 9 Culloden Moor Robert Taylor
1st Feb 1998 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) Robert Taylor
16th Nov 1997 Pilkington Northern Open (Section B) Kenilworth 8 Robert Taylor
1st Jun 1997 Wigan Contest (Second Section) 2 Robert Taylor
4th May 1997 Buxton Festival (Second Section) 4 Robert Taylor
9th Feb 1997 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) 3 Robert Taylor
24th Nov 1996 Manchester District Contest (Second Section) 9 Robert Taylor
17th Nov 1996 Pilkington Northern Open (Section B) Resurgam 11 Robert Taylor
19th May 1996 Wigan Contest (Second Section) 4 Robert Taylor
26th Nov 1995 Manchester District Contest (Second Section) 5 Robert Taylor
29th Oct 1995 Pontins (Second Section) Oceans 2 Robert Taylor
22nd Oct 1995 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) 13 The Plantagenets 9 Robert Taylor
17th Sep 1995 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Second Section) W
21st May 1995 Wigan Contest (Second Section) 4 3 Robert Taylor
12th Mar 1995 North West Area (Second Section) 2 Rococo Variations on a Theme of Tchaikovsky [Street] 11 Robert Taylor
5th Feb 1995 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) Robert Taylor
27th Nov 1994 Manchester District Contest (Second Section) 2 Unknown, do you know?
20th Nov 1994 Pilkington Northern Open (Section B) The Frogs of Aristophanes 9 Robert Taylor
4th Jun 1994 Wigan Contest (Third Section) 3 Robert Taylor
1st May 1994 Buxton Festival (Section C) 11 Robert Taylor
13th Mar 1994 North West Area (Second Section) 3 A Salford Sinfonietta 14 Robert Taylor
6th Mar 1994 Oldham Contest (Section 3) 2 Unknown, do you know?
5th Dec 1993 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 1 Robert Taylor
21st Nov 1993 Pilkington Northern Open (Section C) Dimensions 8 Robert Taylor
19th Sep 1993 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Third Section) 3 Robert Taylor
22nd May 1993 Wigan Contest (Third Section) 3 Robert Taylor
14th Mar 1993 North West Area (Third Section) The Shipbuilders 12 Robert Taylor
7th Feb 1993 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) Robert Taylor
22nd Nov 1992 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 3 4 Robert Taylor
3rd Oct 1992 National Championship of Great Britain (Third Section Final) 8 Amaranth 12 Robert Taylor
22nd Mar 1992 North West Area (Third Section) 2 Suite for Brass [Segers] 15 Robert Taylor
5th May 1991 Buxton Festival (Section A) 15 4 Robert Taylor
24th Mar 1991 North West Area (Third Section) Triptych [Sparke] G. Smith
24th Feb 1991 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) 16 G. Smith
25th Nov 1990 Manchester District Contest (Second Section) 6 7 G. Smith
16th Sep 1990 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Second Section) Variations on a Ninth 2 G. Smith
25th Mar 1990 North West Area (Third Section) 12 Divertimento [Barry] 12 G. Smith
4th Mar 1990 Oldham Contest (Second Section) W 1
11th Feb 1990 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) W 16
26th Nov 1989 Manchester District Contest (Section A) 2 Resurgam 2 Graham Smith
19th Nov 1989 Pilkington Northern Open (Section B) Resurgam 10 G. Smith
24th Sep 1989 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Third Section) 3 G. Smith
24th Sep 1989 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Second Section) Connotations 8 Unknown, do you know?
23rd Apr 1989 Wigan Contest (Third Section) 2 2 Stephen Tighe
9th Apr 1989 Oldham Contest (Third Section) 4 10 Stephen Tighe
19th Mar 1989 North West Area (Third Section) Three Memories for Brass Stephen Tighe
19th Feb 1989 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) 3   8 Stephen Tighe
29th Jan 1989 Rochdale Contest (Section B) 5 2 Stephen Tighe
4th Dec 1988 Tyldesley Contest (Section B) 2 12 Stephen Tighe
27th Nov 1988 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 1 4 Stephen Tighe
20th Nov 1988 Pilkington Northern Open (Section B) 1 Music for a Festival 11 Stephen Tighe
16th Oct 1988 Oldham Entertainment Contest (Section A) 4 Stephen Tighe
18th Sep 1988 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Third Section) 3 3 Stephen Tighe
1st May 1988 Buxton Festival (Section B) 1 Stephen Tighe
27th Mar 1988 North West Area (Fourth Section) 6 Stantonbury Festival 13 Stephen Tighe
6th Mar 1988 Oldham Contest (Section 3)   Tournament for Brass 5 Unknown, do you know?
14th Feb 1988 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) Simon called Peter 5 G. Smith
Dec 1987 Tyldesley Contest (Section B) 7 11 G. Smith
29th Nov 1987 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) A Tameside Overture 1 G. Smith
15th Nov 1987 Pilkington Northern Open (Section B) 5 Simon called Peter 5 G. Smith
18th Oct 1987 Oldham Entertainment Contest (Section B) 4 Unknown, do you know?
20th Sep 1987 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Third Section) G. Smith
17th May 1987 Joshua Tetley Leeds Open (Fourth Section) 3 Ballad for Band G. Smith
3rd May 1987 Buxton Festival (Section B) 9 Scottish Festival Overture 10 Graham Smith
29th Mar 1987 North West Area (Fourth Section) Overture to Youth 20 G. Smith
22nd Feb 1987 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) 9 14 G. Smith
8th Feb 1987 Wigan Contest (Third Section) 11 G. Smith
7th Dec 1986 Tyldesley Contest (Section B) W
23rd Nov 1986 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 4 Sinfonietta for Brass Band [Langford] 12 G. Smith
16th Nov 1986 Pilkington Northern Open (Section B) 1 Henry the Fifth [Vaughan Williams] 3 Graham Smith
4th Oct 1986 National Championship of Great Britain (Fourth Section Final) Divertimento [Kelly] 21 G. Smith
21st Sep 1986 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Section 'B') 11 G. Smith
18th May 1986 Joshua Tetley Leeds Open (Fourth Section) Indian Summer 10 G. Smith
4th May 1986 Buxton Festival (Section C) 3 Petite Suite de Ballet 4 G. Smith
16th Mar 1986 Wigan Contest (C Section) 14 G. Smith
2nd Mar 1986 North West Area (Fourth Section) 2 Four Impressions for Brass 9 G. Smith
23rd Feb 1986 NWABBA Contest (Fourth Section) 2 Petite Suite de Ballet 9 G. Smith
9th Feb 1986 Oldham Contest (Section C) 2 4 G. Smith
26th Jan 1986 Rochdale Contest (Section B) 3 Labour and Love 8 G. Smith
30th Nov 1985 Tyldesley Contest (Section B) 4 1 G. Smith
24th Nov 1985 Manchester District Contest (Fourth Section) 1 Divertimento [Ball] 4 G. Smith
17th Nov 1985 Pilkington Northern Open (Section C) 1 Petite Suite de Ballet 13 G. Smith
15th Sep 1985 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Section 'C') 2 Suite Gothique 9 G. Smith
5th May 1985 Buxton Festival (Section C) 5 Voices of Youth G. Smith
3rd Mar 1985 Oldham Contest (Section C) Voices of Youth 7 Unknown, do you know?
25th Nov 1984 Manchester District Contest (Fourth Section) Voices of Youth 6 B. Gilbert
4th Mar 1984 Oldham Contest (Section B) 8 The Shipbuilders 9 B. Gilbert
5th Feb 1984 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) 13 The Shipbuilders 3 B. Gilbert
20th Nov 1983 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 4 4 B. Gilbert
6th Mar 1983 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) 16 Egmont [arr. Ball] 4 B. Gilbert
30th Jan 1983 Rochdale Contest (Section B) B. Gilbert
17th Oct 1982 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 4 Divertimento [Kelly] 1 B. Gilbert
7th Dec 1980 Tyldesley Contest (Section B) 18 B. Gilbert
17th Feb 1980 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) 8 3 Albert Risby
4th Nov 1979 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 14 Albert Risby
7th May 1978 Senior Trophy Mexican Fiesta 14 Albert Risby
19th Feb 1978 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) 3 Unknown, do you know?
6th Nov 1977 Manchester District Contest (Second Section) 2 Albert Risby
22nd May 1977 Senior Trophy 3 First Suite in Eb Albert Risby
13th Feb 1977 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) Peer Gynt Suite 2 Albert Risby
9th May 1976 Senior Trophy Three Inventions 6 Albert Risby
2nd Nov 1975 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 2 Everybody's Child 6 Albert Risby
4th May 1974 Spring Festival (Junior Shield) 4 Shakespearean Rhapsody 2 Albert Risby
31st Mar 1974 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 3 Unknown, do you know?
5th May 1973 Spring Festival (Junior Shield) W English Country Scenes
11th Mar 1973 Manchester District Contest (Second Section) 2 1 Albert Risby
11th Mar 1973 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 4 Sea Dogs 8 Albert Risby
11th Feb 1973 North West Association Contest (Third Section) 4 Sea Dogs 9 Albert Risby
6th May 1972 Spring Festival (Junior Shield) 3 The Gay Delavals 9 Albert Risby
8th May 1971 Spring Festival (Junior Shield) The Seasons [Carr] 7 Albert Risby
21st Feb 1971 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) 5 Albert Risby
6th Dec 1970 Wills Regional Championships - Preston (Third Section) The Pacemakers Albert Risby
9th May 1970 Spring Festival (Junior Shield) 4 London River 1 Albert Risby
8th Feb 1970 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) Unknown, do you know?
7th Dec 1969 Wills Regional Championships - Preston (Third Section) Sea Dogs 1 Albert Risby
28th Sep 1969 Golborne Contest (Section B) 9 Unknown, do you know?
7th Sep 1969 W.D. & H.O.Wills March Contest (Section C) Albert Risby
16th Feb 1969 Manchester District Contest (Third Section) 3 Unknown, do you know?
25th May 1968 Spring Festival (Junior Shield) 4 Little Suite for Brass Band No. 2 2 Albert Risby
21st Apr 1968 Blackpool Contest (D Section) 1 Albert Risby
29th May 1967 Spring Festival (Junior Shield) Petite Suite de Ballet 18 Albert Risby

Whit Friday

Whit Friday results are not included in the statistics and charts above.

Date Contest Position Conductor March
20th May 2005 Heyrod (Whit Friday) 19 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
20th May 2005 Tame Valley (Dukinfield) (Whit Friday) 19 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
20th May 2005 Carrbrook (Whit Friday) 24 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
20th May 2005 Denton (Whit Friday) 25 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
20th May 2005 Mossley (Whit Friday) 26 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
20th May 2005 Micklehurst (Whit Friday) 26 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
20th May 2005 Stalybridge Celtic (Whit Friday) 27 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
20th May 2005 Hurst (Ashton United) (Whit Friday) 29 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
20th May 2005 Stalybridge Labour Club (Whit Friday) 31 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
20th May 2005 Broadoak (Whit Friday) 37 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
13th Jun 2003 Delph (Whit Friday) 9 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
13th Jun 2003 The Station (Whit Friday) 12 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
13th Jun 2003 Denshaw (Whit Friday) 14 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
13th Jun 2003 Roundthorn (Whit Friday) 16 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
13th Jun 2003 Hurst (Ashton United) (Whit Friday) 18 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
13th Jun 2003 Denton (Whit Friday) 18 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
13th Jun 2003 Broadoak (Whit Friday) 22 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
27th May 1994 Grotton (Whit Friday) 12 Unknown, do you know? March: The Contestor
27th May 1994 Broadoak (Whit Friday) 14 Unknown, do you know? March: The Contestor
27th May 1994 Millbrook (Whit Friday) 23 Unknown, do you know? March: The Contestor
27th May 1994 Hurst (Ashton United) (Whit Friday) 25 Unknown, do you know? March: The Contestor

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