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Test Pieces

The test pieces for the 2014 Regional Qualifying Contest are:

Section Piece Composer Publisher
Championship St Magnus Kenneth Downie SP&S
1 Cry of the Mountain Howard Lorriman Obrasso Verlag
2 Chaucer's Tunes Michael Ball Novello
3 Partita for Band (Postcards from Home) Philip Wilby Rosehill Music
4 Three Spanish Impressions for Brass Band Alan Fernie Obrasso Verlag


The championships are held under the rules of the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain updated 2013.

The rules of the new Brass Band Players Ltd registry may be found here.


For the purposes of the championships, Great Britain is spilt into seven regions and Scotland. Click on the map or the links below for information on the region.

London & Southern Counties Midlands North West North of England Yorkshire Scotland Wales West of England

Links to other web sites with information related to the regional contests may be found here. The presence of a link should not be taken as any endorsement of the organisation by the regional committee.