Brass Explosion contest this Sunday!

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On Sunday we return to the ever popular Stafford Rangers football club for the final contest of the 2017 BYBA season. Eleven of the Association’s top bands will battle it out for league supremacy ahead of The National Championships on 7th October.


Stafford Rangers Football Club
Marston Road
ST16 3BX

Ticket Prices – available on the gate

Adults – £7
Under 14 and OAP – £5

Performance Schedule 

Gates Open 11:30

Cadet Class
Stafford Brigades Cadets 12:00

Contest Class
Christ Church Ashton CLCGB 12:10
Stafford Lancers 12:26
Warwick Corps of Drums 12:42

Exhibition Performances
Lanesfield Cadets 12:58
Horizon Performing Arts 13:08

Championship Class
Halifax BB/GB 14:00
Thurrock Marching Brass 14:18
Stafford Brigades 14:38
Comets PE 14:54
Liberty Drum Corps 15:12
Phantom Knights 15:30

Premier Class
Revolution 15:48


Judging Panel

Music Effect – Tony Hendle
Visual Effect – Paul Cartwright
Music Analysis – Nigel Brown
Visual Analysis – TBC
Field Music – Gavin Moore
Field Visual – Andy Horton 
Field Percussion – Jay Howard
Colour Guard – Tony Lees