1911 British Open Championships

Monday, September 4, 1911

Belle Vue, Manchester

Test piece:
Eugene Onegin, Tchaikovsky arr C. Godfrey

Charles Godfrey, Carl Kiefert, Frank Owen

Pos Band Conductor Dr Pts
1Hebden BridgeW. Halliwell11-
2Fodens Motor WorksW. Halliwell12-
3Perfection Soap WorksW. Halliwell16-
4Batley OldA. Gray13-
5Irwell SpringsA. Owen15-
6Luton Red CrossW. Halliwell2-
-Castleford SubscriptionJ. W. Stamp18-
-CongletonC. Anderson8-
-Gawthorpe VictoriaJ. Paley9-
-GoodshawA. Owen20-
-Gossages Soap WorksT. Hynes3-
-Houghton MainW. Halliwell6-
-Kingston MillsJ. Gladney10-
-Lee MountP. Amber14-
-LindleyF. Berry5-
-MaestegJ. Locker17-
-ShawJ. Jennings1-
-SlaithwaiteB. Lodge4-
-WykeF. Berry19-


1st: £50
2nd: £30
3rd: £20
4th: £15
5th: £10
6th: £5 

Contest: 168th British Open

Saturday 11 September • Symphony Hall, Broad Street, Birmingham. B1 2EA

Contest: Lower Section National Finals

Saturday 18 September • The Centaur, Cheltenham Race Course, Prestbury, Cheltenham GL40 4SH

Contest: Lower Section National Finals

Sunday 19 September • The Centaur, Cheltenham Racecourse, Prestbury, Cheltenham, GL40 4SH

Contest: National Brass Band Championship of Great Britain

Saturday 2 October • Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 2AP

Contest: Youth Brass in Concert

Saturday 20 November • St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead NE8 2JR

Essex Police Band

May 11 • Percussionist required. Preferably with experience playing in Brass Band, Wind Band or Orchestra. We do not contest but play to a good standard and play a variety of contempory and historical music.

Essex Police Band

May 11 • Musical Director required. We are a friendly band, based in Chelmsford Essex with a core of competent players and perform at a variety of events across Essex and in surrounding areas. We rehearse every Wednesday evening at Police HQ Chelmsford

St Dennis Band

May 10 • The St Dennis Band - Cornwall (Championship Section/Grand Shield) invites expressions of interest for the position of PRINCIPAL CORNET. Based in Mid Cornwall and just 5 minutes off the A30, the band rehearses every Monday and Thursday at 19:45.

Rob Nesbitt

BSc, PG Cert. Ed.
Cartoonist , illustrator, writer


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