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As it happened: 2015 Spring Festival

Rothwell Temperance conquers Arabian Nights to head to Symphony Hall & the British Open whilst Jaguar Land Rover truly impress on Festival Music and Rainford triumph on Tallis Variations.

EBBC 2015: Full Report of the Championship & Challenge Sections

Black Dyke takes its thirteenth European title in Freiburg after a brace of high class performances repels brilliant rivals.

Interview with Philippe Schartz

4BR Editor Iwan Fox catches up Philippe Schartz to find out more about one of Europe's top orchestral trumpet players and his brass band background

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The Corsham Band
Following our recent solid result at the Area Contest we are looking to strengthen our Bass section with either an EEb or BBb...


Whit Friday March Contests
Date: 29-May-2015
Venue: Saddleworth and Tameside. OL3


Bilton Silver (Rugby) Band A Celebration of Great British Music
Date: 23-May-2015
Venue: Dunchurch Village Hall, Rugby Road, Dunchurch, Rugby, CV22 6PN CV22 6PN