Feb 09

Yeovil 2010 Adjudication

  1. All Night Long

A tight opening. Good sound. Soloists capture the mood. The seating of the band looks good. Technically this is impressive playing. A fine choice to open.

  1. You are the Sunshine of my Life

A nicely shaped opening. Balance spot on. The music has a lovely flow. Troms, balanced. All goes well. Lovely ending.

  1. A Short Ride in a Brass Machine

A fine opening- technically assured playing. G – Neat- Semis nicely measured. Tutti sound is fine.

  1. Brilliante (Euph Solo)

Secure opening. Great control in Cadenza. Amazing effects – E Superb, what a performer – I – Lovely cantable style. This is simply outstanding playing. L – What can I write – Simply SUPERB!! What a soloist. A Class act!!!

  1. An American Tale

Assured opening. A – Impressive with voice over. 2/4 a fine change of mood. Scherzando had the odd moment of untidy ensemble but this is fine playing. H – controlled dynamic. I – You capture the mood. K – Cornet demi-semi’s a shade heavy for melody. A fine choice of music for your final item.

An Entertaining programme, played with passion and style. Euph soloist simpley brilliant BRAVO!!!!

Dennis Wilby