West of Scotland Entertainment Contest 31st August with a 'Burns' Theme

Friday 14 June 2019

West of Scotland Brass Band Association

West of Scotland Open Band  Contest.

Supported by South Ayrshire Council.
Walker Halls Troon

 Saturday 31st August 2019

 Bands are invited  to take part in the above contest, which will be run in accordance with the rules of the Scottish Brass Band Association.

 The entry fee will be £100, which will include thirty admission tickets.

 The music to be played shall be an own choice concert programme comprising a minimum of three items not exceeding fifteen minutes playing time, to include music with a link to the works of Robert Burns.


First Prize.       The William Beardmore Shield and  £250

Second Prize    The Peter Grant Memorial Cup and £100

Third Prize      The Clydebank Centennial Cup and    £75

Fourth Prize    The Mayers and Harrison Cup

Best Championship Band                    The Renfrew 600 Cup and £50

Best First Section Band                       The Glangarrell Cup and £50

Best Second Section Band                    The John Gillespie Cup and £50

Best Third Section Band                      The John Auld Shield and £50

Best Fourth Section Band                    The Strathclyde Cup and £50

Conductor of winning Band                

Trophies for the Best Solo Cornet and Best Bass Section.

Send  entries toTom Allan Secretary WoS BBA 

 Closing date for entries 14th JULY 2019

Download Entry Form