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Edinburgh International Contest

Sat 8th Sep 1956

Format: March, Hymn and Own Choice Test Piece Contest
Adjudicators: David McBain
Venue: Princes Street Gardens, Edinburgh

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Position Band Conductor Music Points
1 Ferodo Works Band George Hespe An Epic Symphony 197
2 CWS Manchester Alex Mortimer Life Divine 195
3 Scottish CWS Elgar Clayton Life Divine 189
4 Barry Ostlere and Shepherd John Faulds Beethoven's Works [arr. W. Rimmer] 180
Barrow Shipyard Unknown, do you know? Les Preludes [arr. Rimmer]
Scottish Gas Board Unknown, do you know? The Viking [Nichol]
Clydebank Burgh John Hoggans Der Fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman) [arr. Godfrey]
John White Footwear Unknown, do you know? Kenilworth
Tullis Russell Mills Drake Rimmer
W Bickershaw Colliery
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March contest - 1st Clydebank, 2nd Barry Ostlere and Shepherd, 3rd CWS Manchester.
Hymn tune contest - 1st Ferodo, 2nd Tullis Russell Mills.
Deportment - 1st Scottish CWS, 2nd Barry Ostlere and Shepherd.
9 bands competed


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