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No 'Bah Humbug' for Christmas for Brighouse...

November 4, 2017
National Champions to bring the Dickins spirit of Christmas to life with celebrated actor Simon Callow.

Band Supplies

Brilliant Bonfire deals from Band Supplies

November 4, 2017
There are plenty of sparklers from Band Supplies to make sure your rehearsals have that extra bang over the Bonfire Night period.


Strong own-choice line-up for Leicester BBA contest

November 4, 2017
55 bands will take to the stage to showcase their own-choice selections at Loughborough Endowed Schools in Leicestershire later this month.

Oliver Waespi

Waespi work comes out of the shadows for German premiere

November 4, 2017
A major new work from Swiss composer Oliver Waespi has just been given its German premiere.

Your Logo Here

New appointment at Your Logo Here Ltd

November 4, 2017
There has been an addition to the market leading team at Your Logo Here Ltd.

AllBrass RADIO

Radio: All Brass Radio

November 4, 2017
Cory head the worldwide listening stakes on All Brass Radio


Eden offers Meditation for Remembrance

November 4, 2017
Composer Matt Eden has worked alongside Derwent Brass to bring a timely reminder of the ultimate sacrifice of those who fought at the horrific Battle of Passchendaele.


Report & Results: 2017 Foden's Solo, Duet & Quartet

November 4, 2017
Brilliant performances from the youngest to the oldest were on show at the recent Foden's Solo, Duet & Quartet

Dark Arteries

Influential music blog spotlights brass band movement boundaries

November 4, 2017
Composer Liz Lane has used her guest editorship of the 'The Sampler' music blog in the leading Sound and Music on-line publication to highlight how and why the brass band movement must continue to break traditional boundaries.

Kevin Gibbs

Gibbs takes the lead at Middleton

November 4, 2017
Kevin Gibbs has been appointed the new MD at Middleton Band.

David Johnson

Johnson set for Torquay return with St Pinnock

November 4, 2017
The experienced David Johnson will return to Cornwall to work with St Pinnock Band for their 2018 West of England Regional title assault.

Ice Cream

Oh we do like to be beside the seaside...

November 4, 2017
The John Packer team will be in Torquay today with a trade stand full of Christmas goodies...


Cory to support BrassFestUK 2018

November 4, 2017
The world's number 1 ranked band has offered it proactive support for composers wishing to take part in the worldwide BrassFestUK 2018 initiative.


Talented Scot takes Halle role

November 4, 2017
22 year old Kyle MacCorquodale, a former player with Coalburn Silver and the National Youth Band of Scotland, has been appointed the new bass trombonist at the Halle Orchestra.


Dance moves for Engeset and Bjorsvik at Siddis

November 3, 2017
A quartet of very different dance moves will test the lips not hips of the experienced pairing of Bjarte Engeset and Bjorsvik Brass at the Siddis Entertainment contest in Stavanger this weekend.


New trio join Imps

November 3, 2017
A new trio of players joins Yorkshire Imperial DUT as Yorkshire band looks towards 2018.

Pennine Music

Pennine stocked with Christmas treats for contest travels

November 3, 2017
Pennine Music will be stopping off at a number of popular contests in the coming weeks — all they are packed with plenty of Christmas treats for bands.


New band to make a debut with a bang in Wimbledon this weekend

November 2, 2017
The new Putney & Wimbledon Band will perform in public for the first time this weekend — and hope to bring brass band playing with a bang to their community.

Macclesfield Youth

Zombie success at Brass Factor

November 2, 2017
The brilliant Macclesfield Youth Band leaves rivals dead and buried to win the Holmfirth Brass Factor contest in Zombie fashion under MD Morticia Renshaw...


Report & Results: 2017 NWABBA Rochdale Contest

November 2, 2017
Milnrow heads the prize list at the NWABBA Rochdale contest, with section awards going to Marsden Silver, Horwich RMI, Ifton Colliery and Blackley.

Walsall Brass Band - Willenhall Singers

Saturday 18 November • Sneyd Communnity Centre, Vernon Way, Bloxwich, Walsall. WS3 2PA

Rushden Town Band -

Saturday 18 November • Park Rd Baptist Church, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 0RW

Contest: Brass in Concert

Saturday 18 November • Sage Gateshead, St Mary's Square, Gateshead NE28 2JR

Foden's Band - Morley Town Hall

Saturday 18 November • Queen Street, Morley LS27 9DY

Black Dyke Band - Waterford, Ireland

Saturday 18 November • Carriganore Arena, Waterford Institute of Technology Sports Campus tbc

Newstead Brass

November 18 • Bb Cornet (position negotiable). . Newstead Brass, established Midlands Championship section, have opportunity for an additional cornet player. Suitable for experienced player or someone looking to take the next step in their development.

Wakefield Metropolitan Brass Band

November 17 • FRONT ROW CORNET. SOLO TROMBONE. . The band have an exciting concert/contest/marching schedule ahead. We are looking for a committed front row cornet and solo trombone player to come and join us in the Yorkshire 1st Section! MD: Richard Larder.

Glossop Old Band

November 17 • SOLO TROMBONE. The Glossop Old Band Welcomes applications for the Solo Trombone Chair. The Band will be competing in the First Section as of 2018 and are looking to continue its progression back to the top levels of performance

David Hirst

MA, B.Ed (Hons), LTCL
Conductor, adjudicator and arranger