Fantasy for Brass Band – Opus 114a (1973) by Sir Malcom Arnold

Malcolm Arnold


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The Elergy from Fantasy for Brass Band recorded by the Cornwall Youth Brass Band conducted by Elgar Howarth at the 2007 Easter Concert


Dedicated to his artist friend, Tony Giles of St Agnes.

Duration: 10 minutes

Publisher: Studio Music


Used as a contest test piece including:

1974: National Championship of Great Britain (Championship Section Final)

1980: North East Midlands Winter Contest (Championship Section)

1982: Australian Championships (A Grade)

1984: West Wales BBA Contest (Class A)

1986: New Zealand National Championships (B Grade)

1986: Joshua Tetley Leeds Open (Second Section)

1993: West Wales BBA Contest (First Section)

1996: Belgian Nationals (Championship Division)

2001: National Championship of Great Britain (First Section Final)

2002: Wessex Brass Band Association (Championship Section)

2002: IABCB National Band Championships (Section 1 Brass)

2015: West of England Bandsmen’s Festival (First Section)

2017: Butlins Mineworkers (First Section)


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