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Youth Brass Band North Rhine-Westphalia has already enjoyed a great 2014, but is hungry for more success.
Four leading partners link to form new North West Youth Band.
Besson Musical Instruments announce partnership with British Open champion.
If you need to make yourself heard not too loudly this summer then John Packer is the place to have a quiet look...
The death has been announced of Rod Franks - trumpet player with the London Symphony Orchestra.
Black Dyke and the Yorkshire Youth Band help lead the Tour de France on its way....
David Roberts has just notched up 20 years at the helm with Rothwell Temperance Band.
The death has been reported of former Wingates conductor and CWS (Manchester) player Stanley Whiteman.
More music to enjoy in the sun with John Maines
Allan Withington and composer Simon Dobson inspired by French connection for Siddis hat-trick assault.
Adam Turner has been announced as the new solo euphonium player of Skelmanthorpe Band.
If you want to become something of a brass band mastermind then get along to Lofthouse Band's latest brain teaser evening...
Young composers with an appetite to try something a little daring need to get in touch with a certain Jonny Midnight...
There was plenty of fine music making and two successful title defences for Easington and Houghton at the recent Durham CBBA Entertainment contest.
The National Australia Brass Festival gains acclaim for its global AMP educational work.
Besson announce signing of Tredegar principal cornet player Dewi Griffiths.
An on-line article in the Financial Times has shone a positive light on the innovative partnerships between well known artists and brass bands.
Wingates Band birthplace is commemorated for future generations to glance up on and admire in their home town of Westhoughton.
North of England qualifiers East Yorkshire Motor Services have added strength to their ranks ahead of Albert Hall return.
Ireland Colliery Chesterfield are just about full as they prepare for their National Finals appearance in Cheltenham.
4BR has been informed of the death of the popular conductor and trombonist Jim Cant.
More music from Frank Renton at the BBC.
Andrew Duncan departure leaves question marks over the Scottish Brass Band Association's funding of future youth development.
A musical family link giives Wardle Academy a great boost in fortunes at the recent Music for Youth Festival in Birmingham.
The sonic euphonium playing of Thom Kellar will provide the musical background to a new Aussie film featuring Hollywood star Guy Pearce.
Welwyn Garden City Band
A friendly & sociable Second Section Band, we need CORNET, BBb BASS and TUNED PERCUSSION players, to fill just a few empt...
Lower Section National Finals
Venue: The Centaur, Cheltenham Racecourse. GL50 4SH
Lofthouse Brass Band Ripon Races
Venue: 17 Highfield Rd, Ripon, North Yorkshire HG4 2JZ HG4 2JZ