Contest Wins

I have been very fortunate to play with the following bands and achieve the following contest wins: 1992-2016

Shield    Nationals

4 British Open Championships, Free Trade Hall & Symphony Hall

1993 (Williams Fairey Band) 2005, 2006, 2014 (Black Dyke Band)

5 National Finals, Royal Albert Hall

1993 (Williams Fairey Band), 2001, 2004, 2008, 2009 (Black Dyke Band)

4 European Brass Band Championships,

Various 1994 (Williams Fairey Band) 2005, 2012, 2015 (Black Dyke Band)

5 Yorkshire Area Championships, Bradford

2001, 2002, 2008, 2012, 2017 (Black Dyke Band)

4 English Nationals, Preston and Birmingham

2009, 2011, 2012, 2013 (Black Dyke Band)

2 All England Masters, Cambridge:

1996 and 1997 (Williams Fairey Band)

1 Brass in Concert, Spennymoor

1996 (Williams Fairey Band) (As the featured soloist) Conductor James Gourlay

1 Butlins Mineworkers Contest, Skegness

2016 (Flowers Band) Conductor Paul Holland

1 Spring Festival Grand Shield, Blackpool

1998 (Flowers Band) (Solo Prize with Woodfalls 2015) Conductor Bob Childs

2 Northwest Area Championships, Blackpool

1996, 1997 (Automatic qualification from 1993-1995) (Williams Fairey Band) Conductor Major Peter Parkes

1 North American Brass Band Championships (NABBA), Fort Wayne Indiana

2016, (Fountain City Brass Band, Kansas City) Conductor Joseph Parisi

2 Australian National Championships, Adelaide

2005 (Brisbane Excelsior Band), 2013 (Kew Band, Melbourne) Conductors Howard Taylor and Mark Ford

2 Australian Open Championships (FABB), Tweed Heads:

2013 (Brisbane Excelsior) and solo prize in 2013 and 2010 with Kew Band, Melbourne, Conductors Howard Taylor & Mark Ford

1 Yeovil Entertainment Contest,

Yeovil 2011 (Woodfalls Band) (won solo prize with Flowers Band in 1998) Conductor Gareth Pritchard