Wilton and District Youth Band

Contest History:


Recent Contest Results


National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain



A Malvern Suite (Philip Sparke)

Adjudicators: Gareth Pritchard and Derek Southcott

10th out of 19



A British Isles Suite (Jonathan Bates)

Adjudicators: Mike Kilroy and Colin Hardy

15th out of 22


West of England Regional Championships


2015 (Section 3)

Evolution, Five States of Change (PhilipSparke)

Adjudicators:  Lt Col Graham Jones & Prof Roger Webster

7th out of 16


2014 (Section 3)

Partita for Band - Postcards from Home (Philip Wilby) Adjudicators: Mr Steve Pritchard-Jones & Mr Frank Renton

10th out of 14


2013 (Section 4)

A Devon Fantasy (Eric Ball)

Adjudicators: Brett Baker and Stephen Roberts

Positioned 2nd out of 21.  

Qualified for the National Finals

Promoted to 3rd Section



English Folk Song (Ralph Vaughan Williams)

Adjudicators: Alan Morrison and Tony Swainson

Positioned 4th out of 25.  

Qualified for the National Finals



Prelude, Song and Dance (John Golland)  

Adjudicators: Derek Broadbent and David Lancaster

Positioned 8th out of 22




Saint-Saens Variations (Philip Sparke)

Adjudicators: Stan Lippeatt and Jappie Dijkstra

Positioned 16th out of 20



The Talisman for Brass Band (Frank Hughes)

Adjudicators: Paul Norley and Simone Rebello

Positioned 5th out of 19


Other Contests

Wessex Brass Band Association Contest – Nov 2011

The Dark Side of the Moon (Paul Lovatt-Cooper) – own choice

Adjudicator: Dave Barringer

Positioned 12th out of 19

One mixed section.  Second out of 4th section bands and beat all 3rd section bands.


WBBA Youth and Training Band contest - 2009

Adjudicator: Lt Col Nick Grace

Wilton & District Training Band awarded best overall band of the day (own choice – variety) and best hymn tune.