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Easinton Colliery

Report & Results: 2015 DLI Contest

6-Jul-2015

Easington Colliery enjoy the open air to record a hat trick of wins at the DLI Museum contest.


Columbus

Report & Results: 2015 Ohio Brass Arts Festival

6-Jul-2015

Brass Band of Columbus take the honours at the Ohio event by impressing adjudicator David Thornton.


New Zealand

Rotorua set for New Zealand National Championship

5-Jul-2015

The oldest National Brass Band Championship in the world will be held in Rotorua this coming week with 27 bands battling for glory.


Folwers in action

Flowers draw acclaim for artistic exhibition

4-Jul-2015

The Flowers Band has gained widespread critical acclaim for its musical contribution to the renowned Cheltenham Music Festival.


Hilary Tann

Neath Cardiff skies for Welsh Youth Band...

4-Jul-2015

The National Youth Brass Band of Wales will perform in Neath and Cardiff to round off this year's summer course under Philip Harper.


p bONE

Rewards for Bone Idol teachers...

4-Jul-2015

Great, inspirational music teachers can gain plenty of reward thanks to a new competition...


Fodens

Foden's welcome Swiss principal

4-Jul-2015

The departure of cornet player Andrew Stevenson to the RAF, sees Foden's gain a Swiss replacement.


Skelmanthorpe

New duo at Skelmanthorpe

4-Jul-2015

Two new players join the ranks of the Skelmanthorpe Band.


Geneva cornets

Geneva pass the Duchy to the south west side

2-Jul-2015

The respected retailer Duchy Brass will become the exclusive port of call for Geneva Instruments in the Cornwall, Devon, Somerset and Devon areas.


Bolsover Festival to be broadcast live

2-Jul-2015

There will be 10 hours of live performances, interviews and opinions broadcast to the world at this year's Bolsover Festival of Brass.


Centre stage

Briliant 50% off showroom stock at Centre Stage

2-Jul-2015

There is a brilliant 50% off showroom display at Centre Stage in preparation for new coming stock - so don't miss out.


Box

Adjudication Association extremely disappointed over SBBA Passport scheme

2-Jul-2015

The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators says it is extremely disappointed not have been involved in further agreed consultation over SBBA's Passport to Adjudication scheme.


New Parliamentary Brass Bands Group set up

2-Jul-2015

A brand new Parliamentary Brass Bands Group has been set up with the aim of helping bands throughout the UK.


Coalburn Silver

Coalburn make an eight player mark at NYBBS

2-Jul-2015

Eight talented young players will represent the Coalburn Band at the summer course of the National Youth Band of Scotland this year.


oPERA

Fireworks at the Royal Opera House over William Tell

30-Jun-2015

It's not just brass band audiences who show their displeasure at someone giving tradition a new modern look and feel then...


March

New app looking for march content

30-Jun-2015

A brand new innovative app from artist Haroon Mirza could offer bands an unique chance to be heard on the march...


cd COVER

30 year test piece vinyl first for Dobson?

30-Jun-2015

Composer Simon Dobson may have created a something of a long awaited test piece first with the release of a vinyl version of his CD, Euneirophrenia.


Lurs

The lure of the Lur inspires Walkley

30-Jun-2015

An ancient Nordic horn has inspired Nick Walkley and the Aedelfrith Brass Quintet for their performances at the forthcoming Ryedale Festival.


Josh Hughes

Sale ends for Hughes

30-Jun-2015

The successful partnership between Sale Brass and conductor Josh Hughes has come to an end.


Downton logo

Postcode pounds set to help Downton future

30-Jun-2015

An award from the People's Postcode Lottery Trust will help the Downton Band secure their playing future - hopefully for another 140 years...


Hill family

Hill side welcome at Shipston

30-Jun-2015

The Shipston Band has welcomed the Hill family from Singapore - just in time to fill a few seats in their busy concert diary...


Blackburn and Darwen

Blackburn & Darwen to host new march & hymn tune event

30-Jun-2015

To help celebrate their 175th anniversary, the Blackburn & Darwen Band will host a brand new march & hymn tune contest.


Cornet

Renovation discounts at London Fohqudill Instruments

30-Jun-2015

With years of market leading service in the aviation industry to fall back on, London Fohqudill Instruments now offers an unrivalled repairs and renovation service with great discounts for band owned instruments.


Mealor

National Youth Bands set for exciting new challenges

29-Jun-2015

Both the National Childrens Band and the National Youth Band of Great Britain will have plenty to look forward to on their forthcoming residential courses and concerts - with new works from the likes of composer Paul Mealor. .


Shri Sriram

Good Vibrations for Hammonds

29-Jun-2015

Hammonds Saltaire will premiere a new work in collaboration with renowned Indian musician Shri Sriram at Durham BRASS next month.


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