Scotland 2018

Test Piece: Odyssey (Kevin Norbury)
Adjudicators: Paul Holland & Dr Michael Ball

1. Whitburn (Prof Nicholas Childs) — 94**
2. Co-operative Funeralcare (Russell Gray) — 93*
3. Kirkintilloch Kelvin (Charles Keenan) — 90
4. Bo'ness & Carriden (Lee Skipsey) — 89
5. Bon Accord Silver (Stephen Malcolm) — 88
6. Newtongrange Silver (Andrew Duncan) — 87
7. Dalmellington (Richard Evans) — 85
8. Bathgate (Anne Crookston) — 83
9. Tullis Russell Mills (Tony George) — 82

*Qualify for National Final at Royal Albert Hall
** Whitburn qualifies to represent Scotland at the 2019 European Championship in Montreux

Cornet: Whitburn
Trombone: Whitburn
Flugel: Co-operative Funeralcare
Bass Section: Co-operative Funeralcare
Bass: EEb bass (Dalmellington)
Baritone: Co-operative Funeralcare
Percussion Section: Whitburn

Section 1

Test Piece: Brass Metamorphosis (James Curnow)
Adjudicators: Michael Ball & Mark Wilkinson

1. Johnstone (Martyn Ramsay) — 92*
2. Dunaskin Doon (Chris Bradley) — 91*
3. Newmilns & Galston (Alan Cameron) — 90
4. Kingdom Brass (Ian Porthouse) — 89
5. Unison Kinneil (Raymond Tennant) — 85
6. Granite City Brass (Bruce Wallace) — 86
7. Arbroath Instrumental (Michael Robertson) — 85
8. Dalkeith & Monktonhall (James Chamberlain) — 82
9. Lochgelly (Paul McKelvie OBE) — 80
10. Coalburn Silver (Gareth Bowman) — 78

*Qualify for National Final

Best Horn: Johnstone Band
Best Instrumentalist: Fiona Waddington (euphonium) — Dunaskin Doon

Section 2

Test Piece: Ex Terra Lucem (Jonathan Bates)
Adjudicators: Mark Wilkinson & Anne Crookston

1. Campbeltown Brass (Paul Kiernan) — 94*
2. Annan Town (Paul Drury) — 93*
3. Broxburn & Livingston (John Boax) — 92
4. St. David's Brass (Iain Fleming) — 91
5. St. Ronan's Silver (Alan Fernie) — 90
6. Jedforest Instrumental (Phil Rosier) — 89
7. Clackmannan District (Paul McKelvie OBE) — 87
8. Shotts St. Patrick's (Ray Mundy) — 86
9. Croy Silver (Kenneth Blackwood) — 85
10. Renfrew Burgh (Mark Good) — 83
11. Irvine & Dreghorn (Scott Kerr) — 82

*Qualify for National Final

Instrumentalist: Stuart Dickson (Cornet) — St Davids's Brass

Section 3

Test Piece: 'Napoleon on the Alps' — Philip Harper
Adjudicators: Paul Holland & Michael Alcorn


1. Newmains & District (Michael Marzella) — 97*
2. Selkirk Silver (Stuart Black) — 95*
3. Perthshire Brass (George D. Annan) — 94
4. Langholm Town (Chris Shanks) — 93
5. Brass Sounds Inverclyde (Chris Mansfield) — 91
6. Dysart Colliery (Kenneth Letham) — 90
7. Buckhaven & Methil Miners (David Neil) — 89
8. Dunfermline Town (Andy Shaw) — 88
9. MacTaggart Scott Loanhead (Craig Savage) — 87
10. Peebles Burgh (Peter Holmes) -86

*Top two Qualify for National Final at Cheltenham

Instrumentalist: Anna Linzi (cornet) Newmains & District

Section 4

Test Piece: World Tour (Rodney Newton)
Adjudicators: Mark Wilkinson & Michael Alcorn

1. Highland Brass (Mark Bell) — 95*
2. Whitburn Heartlands (Ian Fleming) — 94*
3, Penicuik Silver (Stuart Black) — 93
4. Barrhead Burgh (David Henderson) — 92
5. Stranraer Brass (Angela Miller) — 91
6. Bon Accord Silver 'B' (Jennifer Cook) — 90
7. Dundee Instrumental (Robert McDonald) — 89
8. Kilmarnock Concert (Scott Walker) — 88
9. Callander Brass (Ian Milligan) — 87
10. Newland Concert (Paul McKelvie OBE) — 86
11. Queensferry Community Brass (James Anderson) — 85
12. Hawick Saxhorn (David Robb) — 84
13. Forfar Instrumental (Terrence Jackson) — 82

*Qualify for National Final

Best Instrumentalist: Flugel (Queensferry Community Brass)
Youngest BBb Bass: Owen Campbell (aged 13) — Dundee Instrumental