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We are delighted that Rushden Town Band were placed 9th out of 17 bands in the Third Section of the Midland Area Brass Band Championships on Saturday 10th March 2012.


Test Piece: Olympus (Philip Harper)

Adjudicators: Malcolm Brownbill (Click HERE for remarks)
& Barry Thompson (Click HERE for remarks)

Venue: Nicholas Chamberlaine Technology College, Bedworth CV12 9EA


Last rehearsal on the day!


Marion, Mel & Maggie manning the Boobs & Brass Stall before taking to the contest stage!
(& we took over £100 for Breast Cancer Campaign - thank you!)


Matthew & William preparing for their very first contest!

Thanks to Alan Winkle for taking the photos - there are more on
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Players Line-up


Conductor: John Hudson

Principal Cornet: Kay Hollingsworth
Solo Cornet: John Dunk
Solo Cornet:Margaret Betts
Soprano Cornet: David Thomas
Repiano Cornet:Pete Vine
Second Cornet:Dave Almond
Second Cornet:Will Mantle
Third Cornet: Hayley Angell
Third Cornet: David Groom (Chairman)

Flugel Horn:Kev Bates
Solo Horn: Suzy Dawson
1st Horn: Marion Vine
2nd Horn: Kathryn Hill
2nd Horn: Matthew Sharpe

Euphonium: Hilary Fett (Secretary)
Euphonium: Richard Hollingsworth
1st Baritone: Margaret Nutt
2nd Baritone:Christianah Nikel

1st Trombone:Roy Bufton
2nd Trombone: Julie Guneratne
Bass Trombone: Melanie Bones

Eb Bass: David Dicks
Eb Bass:Peter Herbert
Bb Bass: Bryn Parker

Percussionists:
Alan Winkle
Hilary Hill (Contest Secretary)
Sue Wilton