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A Garland of Classics, arranged William Rimmer

Contest Test Pieces (57)

Date Contest Winner
7th Mar 1981 Northants & District (Section C)
5th Mar 1972 CISWO Yorkshire (4th Section) Brodsworth Main Colliery Welfare and Institute Junior Band
18th Nov 1967 Reading Contest (Fourth Section) Crewkerne Youth
7th Aug 1967 National Eisteddfod of Wales (Class C) Deiniolen and District
27th May 1967 Brimscombe Contest (Fourth Section) Nailsworth and Horsley
6th May 1967 North West Area (Fourth Section) North Ashton Prize
22nd Apr 1967 Midlands Area (Fourth Section) Calverton Colliery
22nd Apr 1967 West of England Area (Fourth Section) South Molton Town
26th Mar 1967 North Eastern Area (Fourth Section) Chapeltown Silver
18th Mar 1967 North of England Area (Fourth Section) Kirkbymoorside
12th Mar 1967 London and Southern Counties (Fourth Section) Harlow Youth
25th Feb 1967 Welsh Area (Fourth Section) Gwaun-Cae-Gurwen Junior
18th Feb 1967 Scottish Championship (Fourth Section) Galston Burgh
20th Oct 1962 National Championship of Great Britain (Fourth Section Final) Corby Silver
30th Sep 1961 SCABA Autumn Contest (Third Section) Camberley and District
2nd Feb 1958 Darwen Contest Hoggarths Tractor Works
7th Dec 1957 Wigan Contest Whaley Bridge
23rd Nov 1957 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Third Section) Sandhurst Silver
12th Oct 1957 Bury Contest Haigh
24th Aug 1957 Whitecroft Contest Tredegar Town
10th Aug 1957 Worrall Hill Contest Lydbrook
6th Jul 1957 Cirencester Brass Band Festival (Class 1) Aldbourne Silver
15th Jun 1957 West of England Bandsmen's Festival (Class B) Penzance Silver
25th May 1957 Holme Valley Brass Band Contest (Section A) Crossley Carpet Works
9th Dec 1956 NWABBA Contest (Second Section) Parr Public
25th Nov 1956 Yorkshire Invitation Contest (Class B) Kippax Old
1955 CISWO Yorkshire (3rd Section ) Thorne Colliery Silver Prize Band
2nd Sep 1933 Northamptonshire Amateur Band Association Contest (Section 2) Rushden Wesleyan
8th Oct 1927 Dawson (Warrington) Contest Abram Colliery
24th Sep 1927 Cleveleys Contest
10th Sep 1927 Barwell Contest (First Section)
27th Aug 1927 Bournville Contest Woodgate
27th Aug 1927 Barrowford Contest Colne Borough
27th Aug 1927 Duckmanton Contest Dove Holes Public
13th Aug 1927 Rochdale Contest Dove Holes Public
13th Aug 1927 Cadishead Contest Irlam Public
6th Aug 1927 High Lane Contest Boarshurst
1st Aug 1927 Gillingham (Dorset) Contest (Second Section) Verwood
30th Jul 1927 Salford Contest Cadishead Public
30th Jul 1927 Riddings Contest Hucknall Excelsior
30th Jul 1927 Glossop Contest Dove Holes Public
18th Jun 1927 Sheffield Hospitals Contest Junior Cup Denby Dale
18th Jun 1927 Foelgastell Contest Class B Ystradgynlais
18th Jun 1927 Douglas (Isle of Man) Contest Abram Colliery
11th Jun 1927 Thorne Contest Bolsover Colliery
6th Jun 1927 Amesbury Contest (Section B) Swindon G.W.R.
6th Jun 1927 Llandovery Contest (Class B) Ystradgynlais
6th Jun 1927 Hawarden Contest Hasland
6th Jun 1927 Bawtry Contest Bullcroft Colliery
28th May 1927 Leicester Junior Band Association Contest Fleckney
28th May 1927 Darwen Contest Nelson Old
28th May 1927 Cawston Contest (Section 1) Fakenham Town
7th May 1927 Royal Tunbridge Wells Contest (Section 2) Canterbury Silver
18th Apr 1927 Walford Contest (Local Section) Yorkley
5th Mar 1927 Leicester Brass Band Festival (2nd Section) Earls Barton
1927 Reading and District Band League Annual Contest (First Section) Spring Gardens
9th Oct 1926 Scottish Championship (Fourth Section) Wanlockhead


Own Choice Test Pieces (5)

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Date Contest Band Position
6th Oct 1962 Oxford Annual Contest (Section B) City of Leicester W.M.C 1
9th Dec 1961 Leigh Contest Lowton Silver
22nd Nov 1958 Berkshire & Neighbouring Counties Band Festival Guild (Fourth Section) Cobham & District 19
9th Aug 1958 Cholsey Contest Borough of Brackley 2
13th Aug 1927 Sheffield Contest Mount Gerizim

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