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Truro City

Also/previously known as: Truro Saxhorn Band, Truro Town, Truro Town Band

This band no longer exists.
Region:West of England
Years active:1853 - 1970
Descendants:City of Truro Band


Contest Results




Date Contest Position Test Piece Draw Conductor
20th Jun 1964 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 5 Othello C. Allen
15th Jun 1963 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 5 Peter Schmoll C. Allen
9th Mar 1963 Cornwall BBA Contest (2nd Section) 1 Homage to Pharaoh C. Allen
13th May 1961 West of England Area (Second Section) Symphonic Suite for Brass Unknown, do you know?
20th Jun 1959 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class A) 5 Ballet Music from William Tell [arr. D. Wright] A. Teasdale
9th May 1959 West of England Area (Championship Section) 5 Wuthering Heights A. Teasdale
21st Mar 1959 Cornwall BBA Contest (Championship Section) 3 Wuthering Heights A. Teasdale
21st Jun 1958 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class A) 3 Cavalleria Rusticana [arr. D. Wright] A. Teasdale
22nd Mar 1958 Cornwall BBA Contest (Championship Section) 2 A. Teasdale
11th May 1957 West of England Area (Championship Section) Themes from Symphony no. 9 [Beethoven] 1 A. Teasdale
23rd Mar 1957 Cornwall BBA Contest (Championship Section) 2 Themes from Symphony no. 9 [Beethoven] A. Teasdale
16th Jun 1956 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class A) 3 Grand Selection: Mendelssohn's Works [arr. Rimmer] A. Teasdale
24th Mar 1956 Cornwall BBA Contest (Championship Section) 2 A. Teasdale
10th Sep 1955 Camborne Contest (Second Section) 1 Rigoletto [unknown arranger] A. Teasdale
18th Jun 1955 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 1 Rigoletto [unknown arranger] A. Teasdale
18th Jun 1955 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class C) 1 March: Salute the Brave A. Teasdale
20th Jun 1953 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class A) Overture for an Epic Occasion Unknown, do you know?
23rd Jun 1951 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class A) 6 The Royal Water Music A. W. Parker
28th Apr 1951 West of England Area (Championship Section) 4 Atlantic [Wright] S. Morris
18th Nov 1950 SWBBA Contest (First Section) 1 Coriolanus Unknown, do you know?
18th Nov 1950 SWBBA Contest (First Section) Coriolanus Unknown, do you know?
23rd Sep 1950 National Championship of Great Britain (Second Section Final) Three Brass Band Studies A. W. Parker
19th Aug 1950 Stenalees Contest (Second Section) 1 Songs of Wales A. W. Parker
15th Jul 1950 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 1 Songs of Wales A. W. Parker
29th Apr 1950 West of England Area (Second Section) 1 Three Brass Band Studies A. W. Parker
20th Aug 1949 Stenalees Contest (Open Section) 2 Recollections of Beethoven [arr. Greenwood] A. W. Parker
16th Jul 1949 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 2 Recollections of Beethoven [arr. Greenwood] A. W. Parker
5th Mar 1949 West of England Area (Second Section) 3 Sirius [Wright] 6 A. W. Parker
17th Jul 1948 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 3 Recollections of Meyerbeer [arr. Greenwood] A. W. Parker
20th Mar 1948 West of England Area (Second Section) 4 Four Preludes A. W. Parker
19th Jul 1947 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 4 Recollections of Mendelssohn E. Cuttance
3rd May 1947 West of England Area (Second Section) 4 Sinfonietta Pastorale Charles Cooper
7th Sep 1946 Nanpean Contest (Section 2) 3 Emilia E. Cuttance
18th Jun 1938 Redruth Contest (Section 2) 3 W. E. Cuttance
6th Jun 1936 Falmouth Contest (Second Section) 3 Autumn Echoes F. C. Thomas
6th Jun 1936 Falmouth Contest (Third Section) F. C. Thomas
30th May 1936 Redruth Contest (Section 2) Autumn Echoes Unknown, do you know?
30th May 1936 Redruth Contest (Section 3) Unknown, do you know?
20th Jul 1935 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 4 Gems of Old England George Cave
29th Jun 1935 Penzance Contest (Second Section) Unknown, do you know?
1st Jun 1935 Falmouth Contest (Second Section) 3 In Days of Old George Cave
2nd Jun 1934 Falmouth Contest (Open Section) Autumn Flowers Unknown, do you know?
20th Aug 1932 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 1 Maritana [unknown arranger] George Cave
11th Jun 1932 Penzance Contest (First Section) 2 Verdi's Works [arr. W. Rimmer] George Cave
11th Jun 1932 Penzance Contest (Second Section) 4 George Cave
16th May 1932 Wadebridge Contest (Second Section) 1 Gems of Melody George Cave
14th May 1932 Camborne Contest (Second Section) 2 March: Boadicea George Cave
23rd Apr 1932 Helston Contest (Second Section) 4 Gems of Melody George Cave
23rd Apr 1932 Helston Contest (Open Section) 4 Il Bravo [arr. Round] George Cave
15th Aug 1931 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 4 The Barber of Seville - selection 2 George Cave
27th Jul 1931 Helston Contest (Second Section) 2 La Favorita Unknown, do you know?
27th Jul 1931 Helston Contest (Open Section) 3 The Meistersingers Unknown, do you know?
23rd May 1931 Penzance Contest (First Section) 3 The Mastersingers George Cave
23rd May 1931 Penzance Contest (Second Section) 3 La Favorita [arr. Round] George Cave
9th May 1931 Marazion Contest (Class C) 2 La Favorita [arr. Round] George Cave
27th Sep 1930 Crystal Palace (Junior Shield - B) In Old Vienna George Cave
23rd Aug 1930 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 6 The Marriage of Figaro - selection E. F. Woodhead
21st Jul 1930 Helston Contest (Third Section) 3 George Cave
21st Jul 1930 Helston Contest (Open Section) 4 George Cave
12th Jul 1930 Stenalees Contest (Second Section) 3 Recollections of Schubert George Cave
12th Jul 1930 Stenalees Contest (Open Section) 4 Songs of England [Bath] George Cave
21st Jun 1930 Redruth Contest (Section 3) 4 Recollections of Schubert George Cave
21st Jun 1930 Redruth Contest (Section 1) Recollections of Auber George Cave
7th Jun 1930 Penzance Contest (First Section) 3 Recollections of Auber George Cave
7th Jun 1930 Penzance Contest (Third Section) 3 The Water Carrier George Cave
24th May 1930 Marazion Contest (Class C) 3 Mignonne George Cave
24th Aug 1929 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 7 A Souvenir of the Opera George Cave
5th Aug 1929 St Ives Contest (Section 3) 2 A Souvenir of the Opera Unknown, do you know?
13th Jul 1929 Stenalees Contest (Second Section) 2 Hanover [D. Wright] Unknown, do you know?
22nd Jun 1929 Redruth Contest (Section 3) 3 A Souvenir of the Opera George Cave
14th Jul 1928 Stenalees Contest (Second Section) 3 Mirella - overture [unknown arranger] W. E. Cuttance
10th Jul 1926 Stenalees Contest (Open Section) 4 L'Arlesienne Tom Hubbard
10th Jul 1926 Stenalees Contest (Second Section) Carmen No 2 Tom Hubbard
26th Sep 1925 Crystal Palace (Junior Shield - A) Faust [Berlioz, unknown arranger] Tom Hubbard
22nd Aug 1925 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class A) Euryanthe [arr. Godfrey] Tom Hubbard
22nd Aug 1925 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class C) Hymn to Music Tom Hubbard
11th Jul 1925 Stenalees Contest (Open Section) 2 Les Huguenots [arr. W. Rimmer] Tom Hubbard
11th Jul 1925 Stenalees Contest (Second Section) 3 Orpheus [unknown arranger] Tom Hubbard
27th Sep 1924 Crystal Palace (Junior Shield - B) 3 Coriolanus 1 Tom Hubbard
14th Jul 1923 Stenalees Contest (Third Section) 3 In Sunny Lands Tom Hubbard
14th Jul 1923 Stenalees Contest (Second Section) 4 Mirella [arr. Godfrey] Tom Hubbard
12th May 1923 St Columb Contest (Second Section) 2 Tom Hubbard
5th May 1923 Helston Contest 2 In Sunny Lands Tom Hubbard
26th Aug 1922 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 4 Gems of Harmony Tom Hubbard
7th Aug 1922 St Ives Contest (Section 2) 3 Tom Hubbard
29th Jul 1922 Newquay Contest (Section 3) 1 Tom Hubbard
29th Jul 1922 Newquay Contest (Section 2) 4 Classic Gems No 2 4 Tom Hubbard
27th Aug 1921 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) 6 Classic Gems Edwin J. Williams Snr
21st Aug 1920 Redruth Contest (Section 2) The Maid of Orleans [Laurent] 2 Fred Bennett
5th Oct 1891 Tregullow Contest 1 Cinq Mars [arr. Round] 1 Samuel Traise
23rd Aug 1888 Trevenson Park Contest 3 Unknown, do you know?
6th Aug 1888 Falmouth Contest Croix d'Honneur Harry Phillips
3rd Aug 1885 Cornwall County Annual Contest 3 Fete Musicale Harry Phillips
6th Oct 1884 Plymouth Contest 1 Iolanthe (selection) 2 Samuel Traise
4th Aug 1884 Penzance March Contest 1 Unknown, do you know?
4th Aug 1884 Penzance Contest 2 Princess Ida Unknown, do you know?
4th Jul 1884 Ancient Order of Foresters (Lifton) Contest 3 Harry Phillips
6th Aug 1883 Truro Band Contest 4 Croix d'Honneur 1 Unknown, do you know?
7th Aug 1882 Falmouth Contest 3 Royal Christies Unknown, do you know?
12th Aug 1876 Pendennis Contest 2 Samuel Traise
17th Jul 1875 Truro Band Contest 3 Unknown, do you know?

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