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36 talented young players from 14 countries will showcase their talents as part of the European Youth Band in Freiburg.
Delegates on the 25th anniversary International Brass Band Summer School in Swansea will get the chance to work with Prof Peter Graham this year.
Allan Withington will be leading reigning Scottish Champion, Co-operative Funeralcare in defence of their domestic title and in their Euro assault in Germany.
The sensational Argentinean trombonist Lito Fontana is in Cardiff inspiring the students at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama.
If a band is going to win the 2015 European title in Freiburg it will have to find the God Particle to do it....
Geneva Instruments connects with German National Champion, 3BA to boost German brass banding hopes...
Composer Dr Nigel Clarke has upped the ante in the fight to save Bromley Youth Music Trust with a scathing open letter to local councillors.
Raw Brass instruments made a real impact at the recent Norwegian National Championships in Bergen.
There is a fantastic chance to get your hands on a great tuba bargain at John Packers at the moment.
Dutch euphonium star Robbert Vos is set to take an enjoybale trip to link up with Kirkintilloch Kelvin Brass for the Scottish Championship.
Tom Davoren has become the new Associate Composer of Brass Band Buizingen in Belgium.
The three composers and their works that will battle it out for the European Composers Competition prize in Freiburg have been announced.
Angelo Bearpark will be making an emotional return from Switzerland to play for Diggle Band at the North West Area this year.
Stavanger's long term planning pays off in Bergen with first title success since 2007.
If you are going to win a great prize with a great music image then why not go the whole hog...
Cory make partnership link with Majestic Percussion.
Composer Oliver Waespi has combined the forces of an symphony orchestra and brass band for his latest work to be premiered in Germany next month.
The musical tale of a mythical tree that connects the whole of the Norse cosmos as well being home to a dragon, hawk and squirrel is set for a Bergen premiere by Jaren Hornmusikkforening this weekend.
3BA Concert Brass, the reigning German National champions have been enjoying a musical visit from Black Dyke MD, Prof Nicholas Childs.
Danish composer Jacob Vilhelm Larsen will be able to listen to not one, but two world premiere contest performances in Bergen next weekend...
Paris Brass Band retains its title in Lille to book return trip for European in 2016.
4BR will be reporting from two major brass band events this weekend - the RNCM Festival of Bras sin Manchester and the French National Championship in Lille.
4BR Editor Iwan Fox meets up with Peter Vulperhost of Majestic Percussion to find out more about all things drums...
Lithuanian euphonium star Algirdas Matonis is the latest high profile player to opt for the Sterling Virtuoso sound...
Another leading euphonium star puts his playing faith in Sterling.
Pemberton Old Wigan DW Youth Band
Pemberton Old Wigan DW Youth Band have vacancies for Trombone & Basses. We have excellent links and support from both our...