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4BR is making the trip to Montreux this weekend to cover the 40th Swiss National Championship.
Geneva Instruments hope to make further inroads into the European marketplace with the help of their latest Symphony performer, Glenn Van Looy.
Make sure your spending puts you in the black this Christmas at Ev-entz - starting this Friday.
A new venue hosts 15 bands battling it out to become the National Champions of Belgium this weekend.
One of the most successful contesting partnerships in European banding has come to an end.
Belgian euphonium star becomes latest top flight performer to opt for the Geneva Symphony brand.
Composer Peter Graham will be linking up with Prof Nicholas Childs and delegates on the International Brass Band Summer School in 2015.
Composer Simon Dobson has confessed to 4BR that one of the most exhausting periods of his life has also been one of the most musically rewarding too.
Euph star Steven Mead will be performing a brace of Philip Sparke Diamond Concerto's in Germany this weekend.
The innovative Raw Brass instruments from County Instruments have been making an impact on both sides of the North Sea.
Two lucky 4BR readers certainly enjoyed their trip to the Brass in Concert Championship this year.
Former Black Dyke sop star has been enjoying himself in multi instrumental mode in Sweden...
Windcorp makes it six in a row as they claim Swedish National title under the direction of Garry Cutt.
One of the elite bands in the Netherlands takes delighted delivery of their new Geneva cornets and flugel horn.
Brassband Oberösterreich led the way at the inaugural Austrian National Brass Band Championships to book their place in Freiburg.
David Childs leads Lyngby-Taarbæk to Danish title and place at 2015 Europeans.
If you do feel like taking to the roads to get fit, why not try and do it to a brass band arrangement of one of these top 20 ultimate running songs...
Brass Band Schoonhoven will be hoping to be inspired by their trips to the Rainbow Nation of South Africa as they prepare for Brass in Concert challenge - orange included of course...
An exciting new app is due to be launched that will help your playing skills in all sorts of funky ways...
From Switzerland via Birmingham and Manchester to Cardiff all in one hectic musical weekend for euphonium virtuoso David Childs...
Full results from Norway as Stavanger and Allan Withington take the Elite title.
De Bazuin shock rivals to tame Simon Dobson's Lone Wolf to claim national title and book place at 2015 Europeans
Raw Brass flugel and cornet to make debut at premier Norwegian entertainment contest this weekend in Stavanger.
4BR will be in Wychavon, Sandbach and Utrecht this weekend bringing you the action and reports from three significant brass band events.
David Childs will be making flying stops in Switzerland, Birmingham, Denmark and maybe back in Wales with a bit of luck...
6th European Composerâ€™s Competition
Venue: Konrad-Adenauer-Platz 1, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany 79098