2012

The 2012 Contest was held on Saturday 18th February at Lancaster University, and was adjudicated by Paul Andrews and Derek Broadbent. The contest was won by Brass United, which was a combined band from the Royal Northern College of Music and The University of Manchester. The full results are as follows:

 

 PointsBand (Conductor)
1137Brass United [RNCM & University of Manchester] (Adam Cooke)
2135Huddersfield University (Jonathan Beatty)
3132Lancaster University (Jonny Parton and Chris Childs)
4127University of York (Matthew Thomas)
5125Cardiff University (Jeremy Meddows-Taylor and Martin Humphries)
6121Southampton University (Mat Milnes)
7118Keele University (John Watson)
8116Oxford University (Peter Bassano)
9*112University of Birmingham (Christopher Sheldrake)
10*112Bangor University (Meurig Jenkins)
11109Cambridge University (Peter Edwards)
12105University of Hull (Peter Kench)

*Where points were tied music points were taken over entertainment points.

Additional Categories

CategoryWinner
Best Solo/FeatureMatthew White and Lewis Musson (Both Euphonium - Brass United) - Brilliante (duet)
Best MarchKnight Templar - Brass United
Most EntertainingBrass United