The band competed at the Annual Whiston Festival on saturday 4th July and were awarded the following prizes;

Best overall band

Most entertaining band

Best 1st section band

Best instrumentalist (Steve Scarf – soprano cornet)

NEMBBA Contest 2015

The band recently attended the Annual NEMBBA Contest and once again were winners of the first section.

Adjudicator John Berryman placing them top out of seven first section bands entered.

David Smith also won the best trombone prize for the second year running.

Whiston Festival of Brass

Strata Brass  continued their run of contest success with a win at the growing Whiston Contest.

The band were placed 1st out of 17 competing bands beating several first section bands.

Soloist was Maria Beazer playing Doyles Lament,with the front row of Mandy Holling,Stuart Neeve and Richard Ellis showing off their talents with Trumpets Wild.