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NSW State Championships (Junior A Grade)

Sun 05 Aug 1979

Format: Sacred, March, Set Test and Own Choice Contest
Test Piece: In Somerset, A Little Suite
Adjudicators: Barry Bignell
Venue: The Concourse, Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Position Band Conductor Music Draw Test Piece Own Choice Total
1 Toronto Brass Peter Walmsley Glastonbury 1953
1 81 86 167
2 Willoughby City Youth Peter Walmsley Themes from Symphony no. 5 [Tchaikovsky, arr. Ball] 1948
2 82 84 166
3 Yagoona District Band Warwick Sands Second Rhapsody on Negro Spirituals 1954
3 79 81 160

Just before Toronto were to play, their conductor, Dennis Babbage had a heart attack and was taken to hospital. In his absence, Willoughby conductor, Peter Walmsley conducted Toronto to a win over his own band.

Own Choice Draw 3, 1, 2

Printed from https://brassbandresults.co.uk/