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Rochdale Old

Also/previously known as: Rochdale Amateur Band, Rochdale Amateurs, Rochdale Original

This band no longer exists.
Region:North West
Years active:1879 - 1933


Contest Results




Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
11th Oct 1930 Rochdale Trades Contest Unknown, do you know?
21st Sep 1929 Milnrow Contest A Souvenir of the Opera Unknown, do you know?
15th Sep 1923 Castleton Contest In Sunny Lands Unknown, do you know?
20th Jul 1912 Rochdale Contest 5 Maritana [unknown arranger] 7 George F. Wild
22nd Jul 1911 Rochdale Agricultural Show Contest Well of Love 6 Alexander Owen
23rd Jul 1910 Rochdale Agricultural Show Contest Robin Hood [MacFarren, unknown arranger] 5 James Whittaker
1st Sep 1906 Crawshawbooth Contest Fedora Unknown, do you know?
30th Jul 1904 Norden Contest 3 Anna Bolena [arr. Round] 7 Alexander Owen
4th Apr 1904 Kidsgrove Contest 1 Lortzing 9 William Rimmer
7th Sep 1903 Belle Vue September Contest Caractacus [arr. Godfrey] 9 Alexander Owen
15th Aug 1903 Kirkcaldy Contest 8 Songs of Ireland 13 Alexander Owen
23rd May 1903 Blackburn Contest 17 Don Sebastiano [arr. Godfrey] 6 Unknown, do you know?
1st Sep 1902 Belle Vue September Contest 6 L'Ebreo [arr. Godfrey] 17 Alexander Owen
16th Aug 1902 Kirkcaldy Contest 8 Gems of British Song [arr. Round] 6 Alexander Owen
12th Jul 1902 Belle Vue July Contest 4 Tutti in Maschera [arr. Godfrey] 13 Alexander Owen
14th Jun 1902 Millgate Contest 1 Songs of Shakespeare 3 Alexander Owen
23rd May 1902 Rochdale (Cheetham Street) Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
23rd May 1902 Rochdale (Freehold Inn) Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
17th Aug 1901 Kirkcaldy Contest 7 Songs of Shakespeare 17 Alexander Owen
20th Jul 1901 New Brighton Contest Songs of Scotland 12 Alexander Owen
13th Jul 1901 Belle Vue July Contest 5 Lucia di Lammermoor [arr. Godfrey] 7 Alexander Owen
6th Jul 1901 Thomas Denham Memorial Contest 3 Unknown, do you know?
29th Jun 1901 Nelson Contest W Belisario [arr. Round]
1st Jun 1901 Southport Contest Belisario [arr. Round] 7 Alexander Owen
27th May 1901 West Stanley Contest W Songs of Scotland
8th Sep 1900 Dundee Contest W Songs of Scotland
3rd Sep 1900 Belle Vue September Contest 12 La Gioconda [arr. Godfrey] 14 Alexander Owen
25th Aug 1900 Hawick Contest 2 Songs of Old Scotland 1 Alexander Owen
25th Aug 1900 Kirkcaldy Contest 2 Songs of Scotland 7 Alexander Owen
11th Aug 1900 Rochdale Contest 4 Oberon [unknown arranger] 4 Alexander Owen
14th Jul 1900 Belle Vue July Contest 3 Der Wildschütz [arr. Godfrey Jr.] 17 Alexander Owen
9th Jun 1900 Southport Contest 4 Oberon [arr. Round] 7 Alexander Owen
8th Jun 1900 Rochdale (Cheetham Street) Contest 3 Unknown, do you know?
8th Jun 1900 Rochdale (Grove Street) Contest 3 Unknown, do you know?
4th Sep 1899 Belle Vue September Contest 11 Aroldo [arr. Godfrey] 11 Alexander Owen
19th Aug 1899 Kirkcaldy Contest Songs of England [Round] 16 Alexander Owen
15th Jul 1899 Rochdale Contest Lucia di Lammermoor - Selection [arr. Round] Unknown, do you know?
8th Jul 1899 Belle Vue July Contest 1 Undine 10 Alexander Owen
26th May 1899 Rochdale (Freehold Inn) Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
3rd Apr 1899 Clough Hall Contest Herold [arr. Round] 2 Alexander Owen
1st Apr 1899 Nelson Contest 7 Herold [arr. Round] 3 Unknown, do you know?
5th Sep 1898 Belle Vue September Contest 10 Grand Selection: Mendelssohn's Works [arr. Godfrey] 20 Alexander Owen
20th Aug 1898 Kirkcaldy Contest 5 Faust [Berlioz, unknown arranger] 3 Alexander Owen
6th Aug 1898 Buxton Contest 3 Faust [Berlioz arr. Owen] Alexander Owen
1st Aug 1898 Barrow Contest 3 Faust [Berlioz arr. Owen] 7 Alexander Owen
30th Jul 1898 Southport Contest 2 La Favorita [arr. Round] 4 Alexander Owen
4th Jun 1898 Southport Contest 2 La Favorita [arr. Round] 4 Alexander Owen
3rd Jun 1898 Rochdale (Freehold Inn) Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
3rd Jun 1898 Rochdale (Whitworth Road) Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
3rd Jun 1898 Rochdale (Cheetham Street) Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
3rd Jun 1898 Rochdale (Central Hotel) Contest 5 Unknown, do you know?
14th May 1898 Bolton Contest 5 Meyerbeer [unknown arranger] 7 Alexander Owen
6th Sep 1897 Belle Vue September Contest 13 Moses in Egypt [arr. Godfrey] 20 William Holdsworth
31st Jul 1897 Whitworth 1 Squire Firth
31st Jul 1897 Whitworth Vale Contest 1 Smiles and Tears 13 Alexander Owen
26th Jun 1897 Heywood Contest 5 Macbeth 7 Alexander Owen
11th Jun 1897 Rochdale March Contest 2 Squire Firth
12th Sep 1896 Blackpool Contest Maritana [arr. Round] 16 Squire Firth
7th Sep 1896 Belle Vue September Contest 19 Gabriella 6 Squire Firth
13th Jun 1896 Heywood Contest 4 Lucrezia Borgia [arr. Round] 9 Squire Firth
29th May 1896 Freehold contest 1 Squire Firth
29th May 1896 Rochdale (Cheetham Street) Contest 1 Squire Firth
23rd May 1896 Kingstone Mills March Contest 1 Squire Firth
23rd May 1896 Kingston Mills Contest 2 Lucrezia Borgia [arr. Round] 3 Squire Firth
16th May 1896 Tyldesley Contest Lucrezia Borgia [arr. Round] 2 Squire Firth
16th May 1896 Tyldesley Waltz Contest 2 Squire Firth
9th May 1896 Broxburn Contest Unknown, do you know?
25th Apr 1896 Rawtenstall Contest 5 Lucrezia Borgia [arr. Round] 5 Squire Firth
18th Apr 1896 Pemberton Contest 5 Squire Firth
8th Feb 1896 Ashton-under-Lyne Contest Torquato Tasso [unknown arranger] 3 Albert Whipp
11th May 1895 Tyldesley Contest 5 Aurora [Round] 7 James Whittaker
3rd Sep 1894 Belle Vue September Contest 17 The Golden Web 8 Albert Whipp
14th Jul 1894 Heywood Contest 3 William Tell [arr. Round] 3 Albert Whipp
7th Jul 1894 Glodwick Contest 4 Pomona 1 Albert Whipp
19th May 1894 Southport Contest Elixir of Love 16 Albert Whipp
21st Apr 1894 Keighley Contest Bellini [arr. Round] 13 Albert Whipp
23rd Sep 1893 Blackpool Contest 27 Bellini [arr. Round] 10 Albert Whipp
4th Sep 1893 Belle Vue September Contest 3 Elaine 18 Albert Whipp
15th Jul 1893 Heyside Contest 5 6 Unknown, do you know?
10th Jun 1892 Rochdale March Contest 8 Unknown, do you know?
27th Jun 1891 Glossop Contest 7 Linda di Chamounix [unknown arranger] 14 Unknown, do you know?
2nd Sep 1889 Belle Vue September Contest La Reine de Saba [arr. Godfrey] 2 Alexander Owen
25th May 1889 Copley Contest 2 Maritana [arr. Round] 9 Unknown, do you know?
18th May 1889 Rawtenstall Contest 3 Diana Alexander Owen
11th May 1889 Elland Contest 5 Excelsior [Round] 22 Alexander Owen
20th Apr 1889 Colne Contest W Excelsior [Round]
27th Oct 1888 Glasgow International Exhibition Contest (Open Section) Wagner [arr. Round] 6 Alexander Owen
15th Sep 1888 Sale Contest W Maritana [unknown arranger]
3rd Sep 1888 Belle Vue September Contest 6 Der Fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman) [arr. Godfrey] 7 Alexander Owen
4th Aug 1888 Crewe Contest 8 Maritana [arr. Round] 3 Unknown, do you know?
14th Jul 1888 Belle Vue July Contest 1 Luisa Miller [arr. Godfrey] 17 Alexander Owen
30th Jun 1888 Lindley Contest Maritana [arr. Round] 7 Alexander Owen
9th Jun 1888 Sowerby Contest 2 The Seasons [1885] 2 Alexander Owen
26th May 1888 Southport Contest 3 Maritana [arr. Round] 6 Alexander Owen
19th May 1888 Copley Contest The Last Judgement [arr. Round] 5 Alexander Owen
12th May 1888 Heywood Contest 4 Maritana [arr. Round] 2 Alexander Owen
31st Mar 1888 Colne Contest 2 Maritana [arr. Round] 20 Alexander Owen
31st Mar 1888 Todmorden Contest W Maritana [arr. Smith]
24th Sep 1887 Liverpool Contest 5 Cinq Mars [arr. Round] 12 Alexander Owen
27th Aug 1887 Bacup Contest 2 'Worthy is the Lamb' and "Amen" from The Messiah Alexander Owen
20th Aug 1887 Todmorden Contest 2 The Forest Queen 2 Unknown, do you know?
30th Jul 1887 Radcliffe Contest 5 Bouquet of Beauties Unknown, do you know?
23rd Jul 1887 Hadfield Contest 1 Hallelujah Chorus [unknown arranger] Alexander Owen
18th Jun 1887 Rotherham Contest Rossini's Works 10 Alexander Owen
28th May 1887 Newchurch Contest 1 Hallelujah Chorus [arr. Round] Unknown, do you know?
21st May 1887 Copley Contest 2 Joan of Arc [Round] 4 Alexander Owen
9th Apr 1887 Colne Contest 4 Crispino [arr. Round] 6 Edwin Swift
9th Apr 1887 Rawtenstall Contest W
28th Aug 1886 Ripponden Contest 2 La Sonnambula [arr. Round] 6 Edwin Swift
10th Jul 1886 Belle Vue July Contest 3 I Puritani [arr. Godfrey] 1 Edwin Swift
19th Jun 1886 Southport Contest 5 3 Unknown, do you know?
19th Jun 1886 Eastham Contest W The Bohemian Girl [arr. Round]
12th Jun 1886 Todmorden Contest 3 Bouquet of Beauties 8 Edwin Swift
22nd May 1886 Newchurch Contest Kyrie and Gloria from Mozart's 12th Mass [arr. Round] 10 Edwin Swift
24th Apr 1886 Rawtenstall Contest 12 Edwin Swift
7th Sep 1885 Belle Vue Brass Band Contest Nabucodonosor [arr. Godfrey] 28 Edwin Swift
5th Sep 1885 Farnworth Contest 5 Edwin Swift
25th Jul 1885 Middleton Contest 5 'Worthy is the Lamb' from 'The Messiah' [unknown arranger] Unknown, do you know?
29th May 1885 Whit Friday Chadderton 3 Unknown, do you know?
23rd May 1885 Newchurch Contest W Comfort Ye and The Glory of the Lord
16th May 1885 Mytholm Contest 'Worthy is the Lamb' and "Amen" from The Messiah 4 Edwin Swift
4th Apr 1885 Blackrod Contest 1 3 Edwin Swift
19th Jul 1884 Hollingworth Lake Contest 8 Unknown, do you know?
19th Jul 1884 Radcliffe Contest W
7th Jun 1884 Southport Contest W Joan of Arc [Round]
6th Jun 1884 Rochdale (Cheetham Street) Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
31st May 1884 Westleigh Contest 4 The Heavens are Telling [unknown arranger] 10 Edwin Swift
17th May 1884 Newchurch Contest 2 The Heavens are Telling [unknown arranger] 10 Edwin Swift
17th May 1884 Rochdale Contest (1800s) W
10th May 1884 Bolton Contest 2 Hohenlinden 5 Edwin Swift
26th Apr 1884 Kearsley Contest Hours of Beauty 14 Edwin Swift
12th Apr 1884 Blackrod Contest 1 Jeanette 12 Edwin Swift
15th Sep 1883 Bolton Contest 4 The Heavens are Telling [unknown arranger] 17 Edwin Swift
21st Jul 1883 Littleborough Contest Unknown, do you know?
14th Jul 1883 Bury Contest 4 Edwin Swift
30th Jun 1883 Radcliffe Contest 3 Hours of Beauty 1 Edwin Swift
23rd Jun 1883 Gorton Contest 4 6 Edwin Swift
23rd Jun 1883 Hollingworth Lake Contest W Field of the Cloth of Gold
2nd Jun 1883 Westleigh Contest 4 Hallelujah Chorus [arr. Round] 9 Edwin Swift
21st Apr 1883 Kearsley Contest 5 Hallelujah Chorus [unknown arranger] 25 Edwin Swift
24th Mar 1883 Blackrod Contest 3 2 A. E. Butterworth
9th Sep 1882 Middleton Contest   Shades of Heroes 8 A. E. Butterworth
19th Aug 1882 Luddenden Contest Hallelujah Chorus [arr. Round] Unknown, do you know?
29th Jul 1882 Littleborough Contest 7 A. E. Butterworth
8th Jul 1882 Rochdale Contest (1800s) 2 Unknown, do you know?
1st Jul 1882 Rochdale Band Contest The Forest Queen 7 E. Greaves
8th Apr 1882 Heptonstall Contest 4 Belle Vue 5 A. E. Butterworth
27th Aug 1881 Littleborough Contest Unknown, do you know?
20th Aug 1881 Luddenden Contest 4 7 Unknown, do you know?
6th Aug 1881 Great Horton Contest 5 Unknown, do you know?
6th Aug 1881 Hebden Bridge Contest 5 Unknown, do you know?
16th Apr 1881 Blackrod Contest Marion 10 A. E. Butterworth
4th Sep 1880 Littleborough Contest Unknown, do you know?
7th Aug 1880 Hebden Bridge Contest 3 3 Unknown, do you know?

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Notes

Formed as Rochdale Amateur, changed name to Rochdale Old in May 1889 (Brass Band News June 1889). Band folded May 1933
Bandroom was over the Freehold Inn (Grove Street) landlord was William Booth (Instrument repairer)





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