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Penzance Silver

Also/previously known as: Penzance Independent, Penzance Independent Silver, Penzance Town

This is a non-competing band.
Website:Unknown, do you know?
Region:West of England
Years active:1887 -
Rehearsals:Tuesday and Thursday

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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
31st Aug 2002 Exmouth Entertainments Contest 1 Steve Thomas
15th Jun 2002 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class C) 5 Dimensions Steve Thomas
7th Apr 2002 West of England Area (Third Section) 4 St. Austell Suite Ray Farr
10th Nov 2001 SWBBA Contest (Third Section) 3 From the New World [arr. Rimmer] Steve Thomas
8th Sep 2001 Exmouth Entertainments Contest Unknown, do you know?
1st Apr 2001 West of England Area (Third Section) 5 Sinfonietta [Horovitz] Francis Ralph
22nd Oct 2000 National Championship of Great Britain (Fourth Section Final) 2 The Seasons [Wilby] Francis Ralph
25th Mar 2000 West of England Area (Fourth Section) 3 The Haslemere Suite Francis Ralph
30th Oct 1999 SWBBA Contest (Third Section) 3 Bel-Air Francis Ralph
19th Jun 1999 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class D) 3 First Suite in Eb Francis Ralph
27th Mar 1999 West of England Area (Fourth Section) 4 Indian Summer Francis Ralph
14th Nov 1998 SWBBA Contest (Fourth Section) 3 First Suite in Eb Francis Ralph
20th Jun 1998 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class D) 2 Overture to Youth E. F. Ralph
21st Jun 1997 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class D) 3 A Celtic Suite E. F. Ralph
9th Mar 1997 Cornwall Brass Band Association Contest (Fourth Section) 1 Francis Ralph
16th May 1981 West Cornwall Band Festival (Class D) 2 Unknown, do you know?
24th May 1980 West Cornwall Band Festival (Class D) 2 R. Symons
4th Mar 1978 Cornwall BBA Contest (Fourth Section) E. T. Thomas
16th Jun 1962 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 6 Passing Moods A. G. Richards
18th Jun 1960 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 3 Snowdon Fantasy A. G. Richards
20th Jun 1959 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 1 English Folk Song Suite A. G. Richards
9th May 1959 West of England Area (Second Section) 8 Yorkshire Ridings Suite A. G. Richards
21st Jun 1958 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 7 Indian Summer A. G. Richards
15th Jun 1957 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 1 A Garland of Classics A. G. Richards
15th Jun 1957 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class C) 3 Champion March Medley No. 1 Unknown, do you know?
10th Jul 1954 Stenalees Contest (Second Section) Moments with Wagner Unknown, do you know?
19th Jun 1954 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class C) 2 Chorus: Judex J. R. Grand
19th Jun 1954 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 2 Moments with Wagner J. R. Grand
16th Jul 1938 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 7 Recollections of Balfe J. Andrew
17th Jul 1937 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 4 Songs of England [Round] W. Prowse
21st Jul 1934 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class A) 4 Der Freisch├╝tz [unknown arranger] Thomas Proctor
20th Aug 1932 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class C) 4 'Worthy is the Lamb' from 'The Messiah' [unknown arranger] J. Probert
20th Aug 1932 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class A) 4 Donizetti [arr. Round] J. Probert
14th May 1932 Camborne Contest (Second Section) 1 March: Boadicea J. Probert
15th Aug 1931 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class C) 4 Chorus: 'We Never Will Bow Down' from 'Judas Maccabeus' J. Probert
15th Aug 1931 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class A) 4 Grand Selection: Mendelssohn's Works [arr. Rimmer] J. Probert
9th May 1931 Marazion Contest (Class C) 1 La Favorita [arr. Round] J. Probert
23rd Aug 1930 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 1 The Marriage of Figaro - selection J. Probert
12th Jul 1930 Stenalees Contest (Second Section) 1 Recollections of Schubert J. Probert
12th Jul 1930 Stenalees Contest (First Section) 2 Valorous J. Probert
12th Jul 1930 Stenalees Contest (Open Section) 3 Songs of England [Bath] J. Probert
21st Jun 1930 Redruth Contest (Section 3) 1 Recollections of Schubert J. Probert
21st Jun 1930 Redruth Contest (Section 1) Recollections of Auber J. Probert
24th May 1930 Marazion Contest (Class C) 1 Mignonne J. Probert
28th Sep 1929 Crystal Palace (Junior Shield - A) Romantique J. Probert
24th Aug 1929 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 3 A Souvenir of the Opera J. Probert
13th Jul 1929 Stenalees Contest (First Section) 3 Labour and Love Unknown, do you know?
18th Aug 1928 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 6 Gems of British Song [arr. Round] J. Probert
14th Jul 1928 Stenalees Contest (First Section) 3 Semiramide [arr. Godfrey] J. Probert
24th Sep 1927 Crystal Palace (Junior Shield - B) 8 Cosi Fan Tutte [arr. Godfrey] George Cave
20th Aug 1927 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 1 Magic Flute [unknown arranger] George Cave
20th Aug 1927 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class C) Air and Chorus: 'Behold and See, Lift Up Your Heads' (Messiah) George Cave
1st Aug 1927 St Ives Contest (Open Section) 5 Operatic Beauties George Cave
9th Jul 1927 Stenalees Contest (Open Section) 2 Carmen George Cave
21st Aug 1926 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 1 Songs of Scotland George Cave
21st Aug 1926 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class C) Kyrie and Gloria from Mozart's 12th Mass [unknown arranger] George Cave
10th Jul 1926 Stenalees Contest (Second Section) 2 Carmen No 2 George Cave
10th Jul 1926 Stenalees Contest (Third Section) 3 Melodious Gems George Cave
23rd Aug 1924 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class A) William Tell [unknown arranger] Norman Trudgeon
14th Jul 1904 Chacewater Contest 2 Songs of Schubert 3 Unknown, do you know?
25th Aug 1898 Camborne Contest 1 Maritana [unknown arranger] John Andrews
5th Aug 1895 Cornwall County Annual Contest 1 The Wolf 1 Unknown, do you know?
3rd Jul 1895 Helston Contest 1 Utopia [1890s] Unknown, do you know?
6th Aug 1894 Cornwall County Annual Contest 2 Elixir of Love Unknown, do you know?
4th Jun 1894 Helston Contest 4 Pride of Wales 4 H. Andrews
7th Aug 1893 Truro Band Contest 2 Haddon Hall John Andrew
22nd Jul 1893 Helston Contest 1 Haddon Hall Unknown, do you know?
1st Aug 1892 Cornwall County Annual Contest 1   Unknown, do you know?
6th Jul 1891 Tregullow Contest 2 The Champion (Grand Fantasia) John Andrews
4th Aug 1890 Cornwall County Annual Contest 2 The Gondoliers [unknown arranger] 6 John Andrews
6th Aug 1888 Falmouth Contest 1 Pride of Wales John Andrews

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