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The Iles and Mortimer Medals will once again be presented at the British Open Championship at Symphony Hall this weekend.
Phillip Hunt and the Sounds of Brass radio programme will celebrate its 30th anniversary next weekend.
London Fohqudill Instruments will be at the forthcoming British Open to showcase their market leading renovation, repair, valve overhaul and plating services.
We have another little weekend brain tickler if you want to get your hands on some great brass band CDs.
Yorkshire champion Carlton Main Frickley gain a double boost ahead of their Symphony Hall challenge.
More music and chat from Frank Renton at the BBC...
The competing bands at this year's British Open need to make sure their on-line registry details are fully up to date.
There are a few small changes to be made on the British Open test piece ahead of Symphony Hall
The defending British Open champion Black Dyke will be holding their open rehearsal on Wednesday 2nd September.
All you have to do is tell us the surname that links these icons together...
The fantastic Boobs & Brass ladies are carrying on the fight against breast cancer - and you can help them keep believing too...
The line-up has been announced for the 2015 Dr Martin Wainstone Cup Contest - with a whopping first prize of £4,000 prescribed to the winners.
Bedford Town Band has just enjoyed a wonderful return trip to the historic island of Malta.
All you have to do is tell us the identity of this famous brass band trophy - taken at a very peculiar angle by the 4BR Editor...
Clifton & Lightcliffe bring a musical taste of Yorkshire to the shores of Lake Maggiore in Italy.
All you have to do is tell us where this famous Nationals venue is to win a trio of great brass band CDs.
If you are looking for a fantastic deal on a superb second hand Neo baritone or Prestige or Geneva tenor horn then Duchy Brass has just the right instrument for you...
Don't let disaster strike to find out that you may not be properly covered by your outdated insurance policy.
The amazing Jager Maestro Oompah Band is set to become one of the star attractions of the Edinburgh Festival fringe this year...
Allan Withington and Simon Dobson have been letting the ideas and the wine flow as they set their plans out for what for what they hope will be a fourth Siddis victory in a row with Stavanger.
Watership Brass is getting ready for their latest overseas tour to Europe.
There will be an added bit of percussion on hand for bands at the British Open next month.
The list of competing bands and their conductors taking part in this year's British Open at Symphony Hall in Birmingham has been confirmed.
The Bolsover Summer School has been hailed a great success - with inspirational leadership, music making and visitor attractions.
Another tester from 4BR to solve if you want to get your hands on a fantastic Fusion Premium Cornet gig bag courtesy of our friends at Band Supplies...
Swiss National Brass Band Championships
Venue: Montreux Music & Convention Centre, Grand-Rue 95, tel. +41 21 962 20 00, fax +41 21 962 20 20 CH-1820
Black Dyke Band Salle De Concert Artikuss, Luxembourg
Venue: Grande-Duchesse JosÃ©phine-Charlotte Concert Hall. 5326