Hat-trick for Brass Band Willebroek
Congratulations to Brass Band Willebroek who was crowned as Belgian champion for the 20th time in its 40 year history. The band and its conductor Frans Violet celebrated another landmark victory, securing a hat-trick of wins and an invitation from EBBA to the European Brass Band Championships in Palanga next year.
(set test/ own choice)
1. Brass Band Willebroek - Frans Violet (96/97) 96,5%
2. Festival Brass Band - Steven Verhaert (94/96) 95%
3. NoordLimburgse Brass Band - Erik van de Kolk (93/92) 92,5%
4. Brassband Buizingen - Harmen Vanhoorne (91/94) 92,5%
5. Brass Band Heist - Bert van Thienen (90/90) 90%
6. Kortrijk Brass Band - Warde De Ketelaere (87/93) 90%
7. Brass Band Leieland - Sam Werbrouck (88/91) 89,5%
8. Brassband Zele - Bart Van Der Strieck (88/88) 88%
Best soloist: Eb-bass Brass Band Willebroek
Best percussion section: Brass Band Willebroek
For more news, features, articles and reviews, subscribe to BBW Digital, available to read online (annual subscription: £30), or subscribe to BBW's printed magazine delivered by post: £40 (UK); £68 (Europe); £81 (Rest of the World). Alternatively, receive both the Digital and printed editions combined: £55 (UK); £83 (Europe); £96 (rest of the world) - saving 50% on the Digital edition. Click here to subscribe!