facebook twitter rss vimeo


21 to 40 of 137

Fancy a little something for Xmas?

November 19, 2001
4BarsRest launches its secure online shopping facility.

Results — Wilkinson Northern Open Brass Band Championships 2001

November 18, 2001
Hepworth under Mark Bentham take 1st prize from BT and Mike Fowles

Results — Treorchy entertainment competition

November 18, 2001
BTM take top spot as Burry Port become champions of Wales

Grimey take top honours in Spennymoor

November 18, 2001
Grimethorpe and Garry Cutt win the Brass in Concert Championships in Spennymoor- full results

Big Losses for Euro

November 16, 2001
The European Brass Band Association announce Montreux loss.

Miss White Returns as BBC give us some Air

November 16, 2001
Sheona White officially returns back to the YBS fold and the BBC give us a radio outing.

Wilkinson Northern Open Contest

November 15, 2001
Plenty of bands in St. Helens for the Northern Open this weekend. We have the details and our tips for the prizes.

Eikanger Retain Norwegian Crown

November 12, 2001
Eikanger Bjorsvik retained the premier Entertainment title in Norway by winning the SIDDIS title. We have all the details.

Simply Red and the JAGS take the honours

November 11, 2001
Redbridge Brass win Reading and JAG Mount Charles take Torquay by storm.

King Wins the Open — Again

November 9, 2001
Andrew King of the Leyland Band retains his British Open Solo Title.

Changing Band Rooms

November 7, 2001
Rhos Silver decamp to Wrexham to take up a new identity and more secure future.

Reading, Steady, Go.

November 7, 2001
We give a preview and customary dodgy prediction for this weekends contest in Reading.

All together in Unison.

November 4, 2001
Unison Kinneil take the honours north of the border in the Whitburn Contest. We have the details with a full report to follow.

4BR to take on the Judges of the Secret Court!

November 3, 2001
4BR has been asked to address the Association of Brass Band Adjudicators on the topic of Open Adjudication.

CWA Brass take Irish title

November 3, 2001
We have the details of the latest Northern Ireland Brass Band Contest.

Contests! Contests! Contests!

November 3, 2001
We have the details of four of the most important up and coming contests this month — Spennymoor, The Mineworkers, Northern Open and Treorchy — just so you know!

The Nationals Challenge results

October 29, 2001
Competition results now available.

Troongate — Whitburn Band and the Land O' Burns Contest

October 29, 2001
As many of you are aware there has been something of an ongoing discussion about the disqualification of the Whitburn Band from the recent Land O’ Burns contest at Troon.

JAGS are Pontins Top Cats

October 28, 2001
The JAG Mount Charles Band are the newly crowned Harry and Margaret Mortimer Pontins Champions

Black Dyke takes 19th National Title

October 21, 2001
The Black Dyke Band conducted by Nicholas Childs won the 2001 National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain at the Royal Albert Hall in London

Gloucestershire Brass Band Association - Own Choice March & Test Piece Contest

Sunday 19 November • All Saints’ Academy. Blaisdon Way. Cheltenham GL51 0WH

Rotherham Schools' Youth Brass Band - Fountain City Brass Band

Monday 20 November • Rotherham Minster - Rotherham s60 1pd

Foden's Band - Matt Ford - Lichfield Cathedral

Friday 24 November • 19A The Close, Lichfield WS13 7LD

Lofthouse Brass Band - Pudsey Churches Together Christmas Concert

Saturday 25 November • Pudsey Parish Church, Church Lane, Pudsey, LS28 7BD LS28 7BD

Lofthouse Brass Band - Lofthouse Christmas Fair

Saturday 25 November • Lofthouse Methodist Church, Leeds Road, Lofthouse, Wakefield WF3 3NE

The Corsham Band

November 21 • With promotion to the 2nd Section from January 2018 the band are now looking for an experienced Front Row Cornet Player to join our friendly and enthusiastic team.

Chinnor Silver

November 20 • Despite winning the 2nd section at the GBBA contest we still need a Bb BASS to complete our line up. Good but realistic book of concerts and concerts planned.. We have well attended rehearsals on a Wednesday in our own bandroom.

Hucknall & Linby Brass

November 20 • Hucknall and Linby Band - 2nd section- Require a front row cornet player. We rehearse Thursdays 7.30 -9.30 in Hucknall, Nottingham. With great transport links to the city centre and the universities.

John Maines

BA (Hons)
Presenter, compere and conductor