The Hannaford Cup Goes International

April 05, 2009

…”Although the festival is not particularly competitive (the main purpose to bring together and showcase the best of community bands), the Hannaford Cup is the one aspect of the festival that pays respect to brass banding’s competitive British roots. Yesterday, amongst a great showing from a variety of Ontario bands and two from the US, the Brass Band of Columbus will be taking the Hannaford Cup to Ohio for their rendition of the Padstow Lifeboat. ”