The 3rd Annual Lakeside Open Invitation Contest

Carlton Brass in association with Lakeside presents: 3rd Annual Open Invitation Contest Sunday 16th September 2007 Adjudicator: David Read Compare: Lyndon Cooper of Newstead Welfare Band Draw 11am Start 12 Noon Full outdoor BBQ Breakfast and Dinner plus cheap outdoor bar at Lakeside Enjoy good music in the fantastic settings of Lakeside, located on Mansfield […]

Carlton Brass come third at Butlins

For the second year running we retained our 3rd place spot at Butlins coming third behind Kippax and Delph. All three bands were on top form and stood out from the rest of the runners. Below is a quote from 4barsrest.com: Carlton Brass were excellent value for their podium place. What a great sounding band […]

Carlton Brass come second at Leicester

Walter had a really fine day on his first contest with the band at Leicester yesterday. We were not on top form but the quality was there as was proved when Steve Parker on sop collected the soloist prize for his playing in Eric Ball’s “Tournament for Brass”. The winners on the day were The […]

Lakeside Entertainments Contest 2006

Results Strata Brass Retain Title 1. Strata Brass 189 points 2. Shirebrook Miners Welfare 188 points 3. The Harborough Band 186 points 4. Unity Brass 5. Whitwell Brass 6. Hawk Green ( Marple ) Band 7. Leics Co-op Best Soloist: Andrew Smith Trombone -Blessed Assurance – Strata Brass Best Entertainment – Hawk Green (Marple) Band

Lakeside Entertainments Contest 2006 – Important Information

Because of severe parking problems at Lakeside the Entertainments Contest on Sept 10th has been relocated to The Mapperley Plains Social Club on Plains Road Mapperley Nottingham NG35RH. All timings remain the same and full refreshment facilities and bar is available. Individual band secretaries will be contacted directly. For More details please contact Michelle Donze […]

Lakeside Details

Lakeside Entertainments Contest 10th September 2006 All is now set for a fine day of brass music at Lakeside in Nottingham. It is regretted that the planed Championship/first section and the top prize of £1000 has had to be postponed till next year, this is due to the fact of other contests on the same […]

Battle of the Bands Contest

Yet again Tony managed to gain another two prizes, this time at The Ireland Band’s Entertainment contest. Playing band number three we managed to gain second prize and the best soloist prize. The programme was: Stingray 2nd movement from Gordon Langford’s  Sinfonietta Georgia  – Cornet Soloist Andy Allison Bramwyn At the sign of the swinging […]

Whit Friday Marches 2006

What a fantastic day we had on this years Whit Friday marches, we may not have won any prizes but we did manage to get to 9 playing venues. We did have a slight panic attack a couple of days before the event when Janet Bailey was taken into hospital so we were left with […]

Lakeside Invitation Contest 2006

Carlton Brass, in association with Lakeside, announce that after the success of last years Lakeside invitation entertainment contest this years contest will take place on Sunday September 10th. This years contest will see several changes. The first being that there will now be a championship/1st section. The second being that the prize money has been […]

Strata Brass win Lakeside

Strata Brass win Lakeside Strata Brass and David Hirst come out on top at the lovely surroundings of the Lakeside. Strata Brass conducted by David Hirst came out on top at the Lakeside Brass Extravaganza Open Entertainments Contest.