The Bob Hughes Bass Trombone Competition 2014

The British Trombone Society is pleased to announce the second competition for bass trombone players, not older than 23 on Sunday 5 October 2014.
First prize

The Bob Hughes Bass Trombone Competition plaque, which remains with the winner until the next competition, a consultation lesson of one hour with a top bass trombonist, to be agreed upon, and a brand new Rath R9 bass trombone with Rotax valves. The competition winner may also be invited to perform at a BTS event of his/her choice during 2014-2015.

The preliminary round of the competition is through the submission of a CD recording of two works for bass trombone. The total playing time should be 12-15 minutes.

Set piece

• Konzertantes Allegro by Alexei Lebedev, for tuba and piano (available from June Emerson Wind Music, Ampleforth, Yorkshire, YO62 4HF. Tel. 01439 788324