Durham Country Brass Band Association


Sunday 18th June 2017

The competition is open to member bands of the Durham County Brass Band Association and also NONE member bands. The competition will comprise of three sections including Youth Bands.

Number of players permitted – 25 plus percussionists. Entry fee £40. None members £70

Class A

  • Championship – 1st and 2nd section bands
  • Prizes – 1st prize £200, 2nd prize £150, 3rd prize £100

Class B

  • Championship – 3rd and 4th section bands
  • Prizes – 1st prize £200, 2nd prize £150, 3rd prize £100
  • A prize will also be presented to the highest placed 2nd and 4th section bands.

Each band will perform a 10 minute test piece of a March and a Hymn that can be chosen by the contender. Bands may have the choice to play from Registration area to the playing area, this will not be adjudicated.

Each band member is allowed to bring a guest with them into the Museum however all other attendees must purchase a day ticket at a cost of £6 on the day.

For the full Terms and Conditions as well as for the form to enter, please click here.