29th West of England Bandsmen’s Festival

20/06/1953

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Adjudicator: G. W. Hespe

Class: Class A / Championship Section

Test Piece: Overture for an Epic Occasion (Denis Wright)

Test Piece: Grand March Pomp and Circumstance No. I (Elgar)

  Test Piece March
Band Conductor Test Piece (if choice) Place Marks Place Marks
Camborne Town F. J. Roberts 1st 85pts 2nd 44pts
Falmouth Town W. Skelton 4th 75pts --- ---
Newquay Town W. E. Moyle 2nd 83pts 4th 37pts
Redruth Silver A. Teasdale 6th 72.5pts --- ---
St. Dennis Silver W. D. Lawton 3rd 78pts 3rd 40pts
St. Just Silver A. G. Richards 5th 73pts 1st 45pts
St. Stythians Silver E. Floyd 7th 72pts --- ---

Special Awards

Award Name Band
Best Player G. Trevarton (Euphonium) Newquay Town
Next in order of merit S. Oliver (Euphonium) Camborne
Next in order of merit J. Trounce (Cornet) Camborne

Adjudicator: G. W. Hespe

Class: Class B / First Section

Test Piece: Fantasia Scottish Melodies (J. A. Greenwood)

Test Piece: March Standard of St: George (Kenneth J. Alford)

Test Piece: Largo (Handel)

  Test Piece March Largo
Band Conductor Test Piece (if choice) Place Marks Place Marks Place Marks
Bodmin Town W. D. Lawton 2nd 42pts 2nd 40pts 2nd 85pts
Indian Queens F. L. Knight 1st 46pts 1st 45pts 1st 91pts

Special Awards

Award Name Band
Best Player D. Bazley (Trombone) Indian Queens
Next in order of merit W. J. Sleep (Cornet) Bodmin
Next in order of merit R. Boundy( Cornet) Indian Queens

Adjudicator: G. W. Hespe

Class: Class C / Second Section

Test Piece: March King of the Clouds (G. W. Hespe)

Band Conductor Test Piece (if choice) Place Marks
No Entries --- ---

Adjudicator: E. Vercoe

Class: Deportment

Band Conductor Test Piece (if choice) Place Marks
Redruth Silver 1st ---
Indian Queens 2nd ---
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