Adjudicators confirmed for 2015

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The Adjudictors and confirmed dates for the 2015 contest are as follows:


Championship Section – Alan Morrison & Paul Holland
Bedworth Civic Hall – Sunday 8th March 2015 (PM)

First Section – John Doyle & Mike Kilroy
Bedworth Civic Hall – Saturday 7th March 2015

Seond Section – John Berryman & Mark Wilkinson
Bedworth Civic Hall – Sunday 8th March 2015 (AM)


Third Section – John Berryman & Mark Wilkinson
Nicholas Chamberlaine College – Saturday 7th March 2015

Fourth Section – John Doyle & Mike Kilroy
Nicholas Chamberlaine College – Sunday 8th March 2015

Midlands Qualifiers 2014

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Championship Section:

Virtuosi GUS (Adam Cooke)
Desford Colliery (Russell Gray)

First Section:

Enderby (Simon Jones)
Staffordshire (Leigh Baker)
Blidworth Welfare (Martin Heartfield)

Second Section:

Daventry Brass (Bob Stradling)
Ireland Colliery Chesterfield (Ian Knapton)

Third Section:

Rushden Town (John Hudson)
Foss Dyke (Gareth Westwood)
Newhall (Kevin Holdgate)

Fourth Section:

Fairfield (Buxton) (Charles Kitchen)
Ifton Colliery (Wayne Ruston)
Stourport-on-Severn (Oliver Wilson)

Update to Percussion List

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Please follow the link below to the updated list of provide percussion for the 2014 contest.

PERCUSSION PROVIDED – Including Timpani Sizes

Note Trap trays are also provided - A web page version of this list is available from the “For Bands” menu above

Latest Errata (Sections 1, 2, 4)

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The following Errata have been provided to the Midlands Regional Committee


First Section: Cry of the Mountain – Errata

Second Section: Chaucer’s Tunes – Errata

Fourth Section: Three Spanish Impressions – Errata

Updated: Rehearsal Venues

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Please see the attached updated venue information sheet for Rehearsal Venues for this year’s competition.

Rehearsal facilities Bedworth (Updated)


Adjudicator Change (2nd & 3rd Sections)

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The Midlands Regional committee would like to announce that a further adjudication change has been made to this year’s competition judging panel. Ian Brownbill will now replace Jonathan Corry in the Second and Third Sections. Ian will join Stephen Roberts in the box for the competition.

2014 Contest Information

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Please see the attached three documents: A schedule of indicative timings for the Area weekend, Contact details of possible rehearsal facilities for bands and a list of provided percussion.

Midlands Area 2014 – Indicative timings

Rehearsal facilities Bedworth (Updated)

Percussion Provided (Updated)

Percussion Layout: Printable Sheet

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