2017 Scottish Open & Swiss Nationals
Perth Concert Hall and Auditorium Stravinski, Montreux
25-26 November 2017.
67 bands will compete for the various Swiss National titles in Montreux this weekend, with the best seeking a trip to Utrecht by creating their perfect Eden.
November 24 • Ian Porthouse, Katrina Marzella, Richard Marshall, Nick Hudson, Simon Gresswell and Helen Varley will be leading an Open Day alongside The Band of the Royal Corps of Signals at RAF Cosford next week — and you can be there!
November 24 • There is a cross border, cross ocean feel to the Scottish Open Championship in Perth this weekend.
November 24 • The A4 Brass Quartet is hoping a new composer competition will help reinvigorate the art of brass ensemble writing...
November 24 • Forget rushing around — Band Supplies Black Friday lasts until the Wicked Wednesday of the 10th December...
November 24 • The Yamaha cornet star will launch his third CD album at the Swiss National Championships — with tradition at the heart of all that he now loves about his musical life.
November 24 • There are some remarkable second hand deals on at Sterling — and all because more and more players are deciding to perform on the world class instruments.
November 24 • More music from the heart of Yorkshire from Chris Helme
November 24 • More music to enjoy in the new year from Frank at the BBC...
November 18 • The best showbiz bands in the world are back in Gateshead to showcase their brands of free of artistic restriction entertainment.
October 18 • Selection of images from the contest, as it happened,at this year's 2017 National Championships of Great Britain
October 17 • Selection of prize giving images from this year's 2017 National Championships of Great Britain
October 16 • What the judges wrote about the top three bands Brighouse & Rastrick, Tredegar and Cory at the Royal Albert Hall on the weekend.
November 9 • Conductor: Lee Skipsey. Uppermill Civic Hall. Saturday 4th November
November 8 • Cpl Lewis Musson, SAC Mike Howley, Robert Mosely, Matthew White, Becky Smith;. Chf Tech Jon Truscott, Cpl Jonathan Gawn, David Kendall, Andrew Kershaw, Les Neish;. SAC Louisa Gaw; SAC Joseph Whelan. Regent Hall. Friday 3rd November
November 7 • Regent Hall. Conductor: Tom Davoren. Featuring Les Neish (tuba). Friday 3rd November
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November 11 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Lito Fontana, the inspirational figure behind the success of the Italian National Championships.
November 11 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Italian trombonist Peter Steiner
November 14 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to the new 2017 Italian National Champions Italian Brass Band
November 11 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to the new 2017 Division 2 Italian National Champions Brasskneidl - Die Puschtra Brassband
Friday 24 November • 19A The Close, Lichfield WS13 7LD
Saturday 25 November • Pudsey Parish Church, Church Lane, Pudsey, LS28 7BD LS28 7BD
Saturday 25 November • Lofthouse Methodist Church, Leeds Road, Lofthouse, Wakefield WF3 3NE
Saturday 25 November • The Salvation Army. 42 Clarence Road. Southend. SS1 1AN SS1 1AN
Saturday 25 November • John Godber Centre. Ogle Street. Hucknall. Nottingham NG15 7FQ
November 24 • Join our team - Harrogate band! We are looking for committed front and back row cornet players who are looking for a new challenge to join our thriving, dynamic, fun and exciting 1st Section band. Our cornet section are a friendly bunch!
November 24 • Bb BASS. The band are currently preparing for Butlins/Area Contests (1st Section). MD Jonathan Bates (Solo Horn - Fodens Band). Rehearsals SUN/WED,bandroom 5 mins from J35/36 M1 (Hoyland)
November 23 • 2nd Trombones, look no further. We are looking for a 2nd trombone to join our band. We are an ambitious 3rd section band with a new MD, winning the ODBBA winter contest 2017. Any other instruments, we would be interested to talk, please get in touch.
Conductor, Band trainer, Adjudicator, Instrument Repairer - Brasstoff