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Summer School

Bolsover Summer School comes to a musical climax


The Bolsover Summer School will come to a triumphant climax this evening - so why not go along and enjoy the music making.


Scottish Youth to display talents in Perth


The very best young brass band players in Scotland will be showcasing their talents in Perth tonight - so make sure you get along for a fantastic musical treat.

Tom Davoren

Davoren to lead cream of Welsh talent in Aberystwyth and Monmouth


Tom Davoren will be leading the National Youth Brass Band of Wales in its end of course concerts this weekend alongside Belgian euph star Glenn Van Looy.


Opening time for new march and hymn tune contest


A brand new march and hymn tune contest will take place in Crooke later this year - with great prizes and a special beer on tap to enjoy...

Rooms 4 groups

Great group hotel deals still available for National Finals


rooms4groups has some fantastic group deals on special offer for the National Finals weekend in London.

Pennine Music

Pennine Music leading Christmas composer call


Pennine Music is looking to give composers a head start for the festive season.

Joseph Cook

Cook to enjoy extended musical visit


Geneva Instruments artist Joseph Cook is set to enjoy an extended musical visit to the UK.


Death of Jim Hartley


The death has been announced of Thurcroft Band player


Besson - the New Standard of exceptional brass


Besson New Standard instruments offer exceptional levels of performance based on years of ground breaking experience.


Thomas leads rejuvenation process at Haslingden & Helmshore


The never say die attitude of the Haslingden & Helmshore Band has paid off - with another boost to their future plans with the appointment of Huw Thomas as MD.

Brian Elliott

South West BBA seeks Association Secretary


If bands in the South West region want to have the support they need, its time for someone to come forward and offer their help...

John Packer

Fantastic second hand cornet deals at John Packer


There is a great cornet trio to get your hands on from John Packer - including a classic roundstamp cornet.

Philip Smith

Tovey and Smith ready to lead National Youth


Bramwell Tovey and Philip Smith set to lead National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain.

Paul Mealor

New Mealor work set for NYBBS premiere


A major new work by composer Paul Mealor will be premiered by the National Youth Band of Scotland this Friday.

Black Dyke Bandroom

audio icon Black Dyke heritage gains film addition


Black Dyke's plans to curate and celebrate its unique heritage has been made into a short film with a familiar accompanying tune...

Amati USA

Geneva Group purchase Amati USA


The Geneva Group has added an American arm to its growing portfolio.

Dark Arteries

Dark Arteries to gain Nordic premiere


The brass band ballet score to 'Dark Arteries' will be premiered by Manger Musikklag at the prestigious BrassWind Festival in Bergen in September.

Cory stars

Cory boosted by additional grey matter


Two of Cory's brightest young stars have shown that their academic musical skills are every bit as good as their playing ones.

James Hall

St Helen's Youth to be led by home grown talent


A local lad made good returns to lead St Helen's Youth Band as James Hall takes up MD role.

Gavin Saynor

Saynor returns to boost Fairey major assault


Tuba star Gavin Saynor returns to Fairey to boost their hopes of claiming major title silverware in Birmingham and London.


New judging format for top section at Butlins


There will be a new adjudication format for bands to take into account at next year's top section Butlins Mineworkers Championship - spiced up with extra cash.

Rainford Slow Melody

Rainford looking for entrants


Now's your chance to get your entries in for the popular Rainford Slow Melody contest.


It's official: Drumming benefits your health!


A new study has found that drumming can benefit your health - although perhaps not your hearing...

Sheet music

Has the age of great composers passed us by?


A powerfully argued article by Susanna Eastburn in The Guardian newspaper certainly has a connection to the brass band movement...


Get in touch with a Titan at Band Supplies


Band Supplies now has the brilliant Stomvi soprano cornet in store.

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