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Swinton Concert Brass [Manchester]

Also/previously known as: Kennedys Swinton Concert, Kennedy's Swinton Concert Brass, Kennedy Swinton, Kennedy Swinton Concert, Swinton Concert Brass

This band no longer exists.
Region:North West
Years active:1974 -

Contest Results



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Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
30th May 1993 All England Masters 20 English Heritage 4 Jeff Norris
14th Mar 1993 North West Area (Championship Section) Of Men and Mountains 10 Hugh Megarrell
17th Oct 1992 National Championship of Great Britain (Championship Section Final) 14 The New Jerusalem 1 Kevin Bolton
5th Sep 1992 British Open 18 Cloudcatcher Fells 18 Kevin Bolton
24th May 1992 All England Masters 19 Cambridge Variations 8 Kevin Bolton
22nd Mar 1992 North West Area (Championship Section) 2 Frontier! Kevin Bolton
15th Dec 1991 United Kingdom Entertaining Brass Championships 14   5 Kevin Bolton
7th Sep 1991 British Open 6 Paganini Variations 1 Kevin Bolton
26th May 1991 All England Masters 8 Harmony Music 6 Mark Condron
24th Mar 1991 North West Area (Championship Section) 5 Journey into Freedom 1 Mark Condron
18th Nov 1990 Brass In Concert 11 3 Mark Condron
28th Oct 1990 Pontins (Championship Section) 3 Festival Music 7 Mark Condron
8th Sep 1990 British Open 5 Le Roi d'Ys 5 Mark Condron
27th May 1990 All England Masters 6 Blitz 3 David James
20th May 1990 United Kingdom Entertaining Brass Championships 7   8 David James
25th Mar 1990 North West Area (Championship Section) 4 The Beacons 11 David James
4th Feb 1990 Yeovil Entertainment 1 David James
29th Oct 1989 Pontins (Championship Section) 1 Sovereign Heritage 2 David Stowell
9th Sep 1989 British Open 1 Diversions for Brass Band 9 Garry Cutt
28th May 1989 All England Masters 3 Cloudcatcher Fells 9 David King
19th Mar 1989 North West Area (Championship Section) Prisms David King
5th Feb 1989 Yeovil Entertainment 4 David King
30th Oct 1988 Pontins (Championship Section) 1 The Year of the Dragon 3 David King
24th Sep 1988 Royal Leamington Spa Open Championship W The Force of Destiny (La Forza del Destino) - Overture [arr. F. Wright]
10th Sep 1988 British Open Contest Music 9 David King
4th Apr 1988 Pontins Southport (Championship Section) 1 Ballet for Band 14 David King
27th Mar 1988 North West Area (Championship Section) 5 Ballet for Band 13 David King
6th Mar 1988 Oldham Contest (Championship Section) W 1
7th Feb 1988 Wigan Contest (Championship Section) 1 2 David King
6th Feb 1988 Yeovil Entertainment W
31st Jan 1988 Rochdale Contest (Section A) 1 High Peak 12 David King
6th Dec 1987 Tyldesley Contest (Section A) 1 5 David King
29th Nov 1987 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) 3 Spectrum 6 David King
15th Nov 1987 Pilkington Northern Open (Section A) 1 Symphony of Marches 3 David King
18th Oct 1987 NWABBA Preston District Contest (Section A) 1 Harmony Music 3 David King
3rd Oct 1987 National Championship of Great Britain (Championship Section Final) 5 Harmony Music 17 David King
20th Sep 1987 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Championship Section) 1 1 David King
5th Sep 1987 British Open 7 Freedom (Brass Band Symphony No. 1) 1 David King
9th May 1987 Grand Shield 2 The Accursed Huntsman 4 David King
20th Apr 1987 Pontins Southport (Championship Section) W Variations on a Ninth
29th Mar 1987 North West Area (Championship Section) 1 Diversions on a Bass Theme 2 David King
8th Feb 1987 Wigan Contest (Championship Section) 1 Le Roi d'Ys 5 David King
1st Feb 1987 Rochdale Contest (Section A) 3 Le Roi d'Ys 3 David King
7th Dec 1986 Tyldesley Contest (Section A) 1 1 David King
30th Nov 1986 City of Leicester Brass Band Festival (Championship Section) 1 Le Roi d'Ys 9 David King
16th Nov 1986 Pilkington Northern Open (Section A) 1 Spectrum 9 David King
26th Oct 1986 Pontins (Second Section) 1 The Crusaders 3 David King
19th Oct 1986 NWABBA Preston District Contest (Section A) 1 The Land of the Long White Cloud - Aotearoa David King
4th Oct 1986 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) 3 St. Paul's Suite 14 David King
21st Sep 1986 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships 1 Spectrum David King
18th May 1986 Joshua Tetley Leeds Open (Second Section) 1 Fantasy for Brass Band [Arnold] 4 David King
30th Mar 1986 Pontins Southport (Second Section) 1 California Legend 6 David King
16th Mar 1986 Wigan Contest (A Section) 1 California Legend 5 David King
2nd Mar 1986 North West Area (Second Section) 1 California Legend 4 David King
9th Feb 1986 Oldham Contest (Section A) 1 5 David King
26th Jan 1986 Rochdale Contest (Section A) 6 2 David King
30th Nov 1985 Tyldesley Contest (Section A) 1 Un Vie de Matelot (A Sailor's Life) 7 David King
17th Nov 1985 Pilkington Northern Open (Section A) W The Force of Destiny (La Forza del Destino) - Overture [arr. F. Wright]
26th Oct 1985 Pontins (Third Section) 3 Sinfonietta for Brass Band [Langford] 13 David King
20th Oct 1985 NWABBA Preston District Contest (Section B) 1 Kenilworth 1 David King
5th Oct 1985 National Championship of Great Britain (Third Section Final) 1 Cityscapes [Bulla] 8 David King
15th Sep 1985 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Section 'A') La Forza del Destino [unknown arranger] 7 David King
6th Apr 1985 Pontins Southport (Third Section) 2 Infant Dreams 1 David King
17th Mar 1985 North West Area (Third Section) 1 A Barchester Suite 1 David King
3rd Mar 1985 Oldham Contest (Section B) 1 Triumphant Rhapsody 10 David King
17th Feb 1985 NWABBA Contest (Third Section) W Owain Glyndwr 5
27th Jan 1985 Rochdale Contest (Section B) 2 15 David King
2nd Dec 1984 Tyldesley Contest (Section B) 1 3 David King
18th Nov 1984 Pilkington Northern Open (Section B) 1 Sinfonietta for Brass Band [Langford] 7 David King
27th Oct 1984 Pontins (Fourth Section) 3 Vizcaya David King
14th Oct 1984 NWABBA Preston District Contest (Section C) W Henry V [Maldwyn Price]
6th Oct 1984 National Championship of Great Britain (Fourth Section Final) 3 Second Suite in F 5 David King
23rd Sep 1984 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Section 'B') 11 David King
20th Apr 1984 Pontins Southport (Fourth Section) 1 Second Suite in F 4 David King
25th Mar 1984 North West Area (Fourth Section) 1 Divertimento [Ball] David King
4th Mar 1984 Oldham Contest (Section C) 1 Sinfonietta for Brass Band [Langford] 15 David King
26th Feb 1984 Wigan Contest (C Section) 1 3 David King
5th Feb 1984 NWABBA Contest (Fourth Section) 1 St. Michael's Mount 12 David King
4th Dec 1983 Tyldesley Contest (Section B) 4 Partita [Gregson] 7 David King
20th Nov 1983 Pilkington Northern Open (Section C) 1 Partita [Gregson] David King
23rd Oct 1983 Oldham Entertainment Contest 2 Unknown, do you know?
25th Sep 1983 Burtonwood Brewery Brass Band Championships (Section 'C') 1 Partita [Gregson] 5 David King
18th Sep 1983 Skelmersdale Contest (Section C) 1 Martin Obermuller
18th Sep 1983 Skelmersdale Contest (Section B) Martin Obermuller
1st Apr 1983 Pontins Brean Sands (Fourth Section) 10 Suite Gothique 20 Martin Obermuller
20th Mar 1983 North West Area (Fourth Section) First Suite in Eb 27 Martin Obermuller
6th Mar 1983 NWABBA Contest (Fourth Section) 5 Suite Gothique 25 Martin Obermuller
20th Feb 1983 Oldham Contest (Section 4) 4 First Suite in Eb 3 Martin Obermuller
6th Feb 1983 Wigan Contest (C Section) D 1 Martin Obermuller
21st Nov 1982 Pilkington Northern Open (Section C) 2 Metropolis 12 Martin Obermuller
22nd Aug 1982 Park Hall Contest (Section B) Little Suite for Brass [Arnold] 9 Martin Obermuller
14th Feb 1982 NWABBA Contest (Fourth Section) W English Folk Song Suite 10
17th Apr 1981 Pontins Southport (Fourth Section) Doon Valley Neil Robinson
1st Mar 1981 Oldham Contest (Section C) 14 Doon Valley 7 Neil Robinson

Whit Friday

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

Date Contest Position Conductor March
4th Jun 1993 Carrbrook (Whit Friday) 2 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
4th Jun 1993 Broadoak (Whit Friday) 8 Unknown, do you know? March: Ravenswood
8th Jun 1990 Uppermill (Whit Friday) 3 Unknown, do you know?
8th Jun 1990 Delph (Whit Friday) 4 Unknown, do you know?
19th May 1989 Stalybridge (Whit Friday) 1 Unknown, do you know?
19th May 1989 Dobcross (Whit Friday) 3 Unknown, do you know?
19th May 1989 Carrbrook (Whit Friday) 3 Unknown, do you know?
27th May 1988 Dobcross (Whit Friday) 3 Unknown, do you know?
27th May 1983 Greenfield (Whit Friday) Unknown, do you know?
Years Contest
1985 1986 1987 Tyldesley Contest (Section A)

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Notes

The Band was formed out of Youth Town Brass, which had started as a Scout and Guide Band in 1976. After founder Jim Robinson had decided it could not continue a number of members formed Swinton Concert Brass.

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