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Rushden Town Silver Prize Band

Also/previously known as: Rushden Rifle Band, Rushden Rifles, Rushden Town Band, Rushden Town Silver Prize, Rushden Volunteer Band, Rushden Volunteers

This band no longer exists.
Region:Midlands
Years active:1900 - 1970

Contest Results



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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
6th Oct 1962 Oxford Annual Contest (Section A) 18 Peter Schmoll 11 Unknown, do you know?
28th Apr 1962 Midlands Area (Second Section) 4 Peter Schmoll F. J. Murdin
2nd Dec 1961 Northants & District (Second Section) 1 Music for the Royal Fireworks 5 F. J. Murdin
29th Apr 1961 Midlands Area (Second Section) Symphonic Suite for Brass F. J. Murdin
12th Nov 1960 Northants Amateur Brass Band Association (Championship Section) 3 Othello 3 F. J. Murdin
15th Oct 1960 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) Second Organ Sonata 10 F. J. Murdin
30th Apr 1960 Midlands Area (Second Section) 3 Gallions Reach F. J. Murdin
12th Dec 1959 Bletchley Brass Band Contest (Championship Section) 1 Sunset Rhapsody F. J. Murdin
7th Nov 1959 Northants Amateur Brass Band Association (2nd Section) 2 Macbeth [D. Rimmer] 2 F. J. Murdin
24th Oct 1959 National Championship of Great Britain (Third Section Final) 2 Three Brass Band Studies F. J. Murdin
18th Apr 1959 Midlands Area (Third Section) 1 English Folk Song Suite F. J. Murdin
8th Nov 1958 Northants Amateur Brass Band Association (2nd Section) Three Songs without Words 5 F. J. Murdin
4th Oct 1958 Oxford Annual Contest (Section A) Recollections of Mendelssohn 14 F. J. Murdin
28th Jun 1958 Newport Pagnell Contest 2 F. J. Murdin
9th Nov 1957 Northants Amateur Brass Band Association (2nd Section) Divertimento [Ball] 6 F. J. Murdin
5th Oct 1957 Oxford Annual Contest (Section A) 11 Moments with Mozart 8 F. J. Murdin
10th Nov 1956 Northants Amateur Brass Band Association (2nd Section) 3 Indian Summer 7 F. J. Murdin
6th Oct 1956 Oxford Annual Contest (Section A) 16 Echoes of the Opera 2 F. J. Murdin
2nd Apr 1956 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (Third Section) 3 F. J. Murdin
11th Apr 1955 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (3rd Section) 4 John Peel Suite Unknown, do you know?
6th Nov 1954 Northants Amateur Brass Band Association (Own Choice - 2nd Section) 1 4 F. J. Murdin
6th Nov 1954 Northants Amateur Brass Band Association (2nd Section) Three Songs without Words 1 F. J. Murdin
19th Apr 1954 Leicester Brass Band Festival (2nd Section) Call of the Sea F. J. Murdin
7th Mar 1953 London & Home Counties BBA Spring Contest (Second Section) King Lear Unknown, do you know?
6th Dec 1952 London and Home Counties BBA Contest (Second Section) 2 Indian Summer F. J. Murdin
29th Nov 1952 Northants Amateur Brass Band Association (2nd Section) 1 F. J. Murdin
14th Apr 1952 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (2nd Section) 2 Unknown, do you know?
17th Nov 1951 Northants Amateur Brass Band Association (2nd Section) 2 Atlantic [Wright] Unknown, do you know?
3rd Nov 1951 Irthlingborough Contest 4 Macbeth [D. Rimmer] Unknown, do you know?
20th Oct 1951 Slough Contest (3rd Section) 1 The Call of Youth F. J. Murdin
26th Mar 1951 Leicester Brass Band Festival (3rd Section) 4 Indian Summer F. J. Murdin
10th Apr 1950 Leicester Brass Band Festival (2nd Section) Coriolanus J. O. Wildman
11th Mar 1950 Midlands Area (Third Section) Indian Summer Unknown, do you know?
12th Feb 1949 Midlands Area (Third Section) Petite Suite de Ballet Unknown, do you know?
2nd Nov 1946 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) Coriolanus 5 Unknown, do you know?
20th Apr 1946 Midlands Area (Second Section) Unknown, do you know?
25th Mar 1940 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (2nd Section) 4 Emilia J. Roberts
13th May 1939 Kettering Contest 2 M. J. Roberts
7th Nov 1937 England Inter-Association Contest (Second Section) Unknown, do you know?
25th Sep 1937 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) Kenilworth 10 J. Jennings
24th Jul 1937 Banbury Contest (Section 1) 4 Il Pirata [unknown arranger] M. J. Roberts
17th Jul 1937 Luton Contest (Second Section) 1 Il Pirata [unknown arranger] J. Jennings
6th Mar 1937 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (2nd Section) 2 Stabat Mater Unknown, do you know?
12th Dec 1936 Northamptonshire Amateur Band Association Contest Bizet Unknown, do you know?
26th Sep 1936 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) Pride of Race 29 J. Roberts
25th Jul 1936 Banbury Contest (Section 2) Unknown, do you know?
25th Jul 1936 Banbury Contest (Section 1) Recollections of Bellini (arr. Rimmer) Unknown, do you know?
30th May 1936 Hitchin Contest 4 Die Feen Unknown, do you know?
16th May 1936 Rushden Contest 3 M. J. Roberts
7th Mar 1936 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) A Northern Rhapsody 6 J. Roberts
28th Sep 1935 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) Lorenzo 8 M. J. Roberts
10th Jun 1935 Barnwell Contest Unknown, do you know?
24th Nov 1934 Northamptonshire Amateur Band Association Contest Unknown, do you know?
29th Sep 1934 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) Princess Nada 23 M. J. Roberts
26th May 1934 Rushden Contest 1 Euryanthe [arr. Godfrey] M. J. Roberts
9th Sep 1933 Butlins Holiday Camp Contest (Second Section) Gems of Italian Opera Unknown, do you know?
9th Sep 1933 Butlins (Class A) Coriolanus M. J. Roberts
26th Nov 1932 Northamptonshire Amateur Band Association Contest 2 I Capuleti [unknown arranger] M. J. Roberts
1st Oct 1932 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Honour and Glory [Bath] 5 M. J. Roberts
26th Mar 1932 Birmingham Contest Unknown, do you know?
26th Sep 1931 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) The Severn Suite 8 M. J. Roberts
4th Apr 1931 Birmingham Contest La Favorita [arr. Godfrey] J. Roberts
27th Sep 1930 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) 2 Concert Suite [Cui] 20 J. Roberts
1st Mar 1930 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (1st Section) Carmen M. J. Roberts
28th Sep 1929 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Zamora [Jenkins] 1 J. E. Fidler
11th May 1929 Hanslope Contest (First Section) 1 Der Freisch├╝tz [arr. Round] M. J. Roberts
2nd Mar 1929 Leicester Brass Band Festival (1st Section) Lorenzo J. E. Fidler
2nd Feb 1929 Peterborough Contest 1 J. Roberts
29th Sep 1928 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Egmont [unknown arranger] 10 J. E. Fidler
3rd Mar 1928 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (1st Section) 3 J. E. Fidler
4th Feb 1928 Peterborough Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
24th Sep 1927 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) 3 On the Cornish Coast 6 M. J. Roberts
5th Mar 1927 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (1st Section) Gounod [arr. W. Rimmer] 6 Albert Lawton
25th Sep 1926 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - B) 3 L'Arlesienne Albert Lawton
6th Mar 1926 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) 7 Eugene Onegin [arr. Godfrey] 3 Charles H. Baker
22nd Aug 1925 Coalville Contest 2 Les Huguenots [arr. W. Rimmer] Unknown, do you know?
27th Sep 1924 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - B) Freedom (Brass Band Symphony No. 1) Charles H. Baker
29th Sep 1923 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup - A) La Clemenza di Tito 19 Charles H. Baker
9th Dec 1922 Stamford Contest 4 Unknown, do you know?
25th Sep 1920 National Championship of Great Britain (Crystal Palace) Coriolanus 1 J. E. Fidler
27th May 1920 Northamptonshire County Show (March Contest) J. E. Fidler
27th May 1920 Northamptonshire County Show (Selection Contest) Euryanthe [arr. Godfrey] J. E. Fidler
16th Jul 1914 St Ives Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
1st Jun 1914 Pymore Contest 1 Songs of the Sea Charles H. Baker
16th May 1914 Rushden Contest 3 Verdi [arr. Round] 2 Charles H. Baker
27th Sep 1913 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Classic Gems 9 Charles H. Baker
7th Jun 1913 Wellingborough Contest 5 Charles H. Baker
28th Sep 1912 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) 5 Emelia 21 E. C. Whitworth
30th Sep 1911 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Maritana [unknown arranger] 15 Charles H. Baker
1st Oct 1910 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Crispino [arr. Round] 21 Tom Morgan
27th Aug 1910 Burton Latimer Contest 1 Robin Hood [MacFarren arr. Godfrey] Charles H. Baker
16th Jul 1910 Nottingham Contest 2 Robert Devereux Tom Morgan
28th Mar 1910 Rugby Contest 4 Robin Hood [MacFarren arr. Godfrey] Unknown, do you know?
25th Sep 1909 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Robert Devereux Tom Morgan
26th Sep 1908 Crystal Palace (Junior Cup) W Gems of Mozart [arr. W. Rimmer]
16th Apr 1906 Oundle Contest 4 3 Randolph Ryan
30th Sep 1905 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) La Cenerentola Thomas Preston
7th Aug 1905 Peterborough Contest 2 Thomas Preston
1st Oct 1904 Crystal Palace (Grand Shield) Poliuto [unknown arranger] Thomas Seddon
9th Jul 1904 Berkhamsted Contest 3 Unknown, do you know?
23rd May 1904 Dunstable Contest 1 Poliuto (arr. Edwin Swift) Charles H. Baker
26th Sep 1903 Crystal Palace (Fifth Section) 6 Gems of Welsh Melody 22 Jeremiah Holdsworth
6th Jul 1903 Kettering Contest Casket of Gems Jeremiah Holdsworth
27th Sep 1902 Crystal Palace (Fourth Section) The Slave Jeremiah Holdsworth

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