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Local Award for 4BR Editor

January 5, 2009
4BR Editor's expertise bears fruit — on the poker table...


Dobson wins conducting award

January 5, 2009
The talented Simon Dobson becomes the first winner of the Denis and Maud Wright Conducting Award.


Evans for Evans sake!

January 5, 2009
David Evans takes over the conducting duties from Richard Evans as Yorkshire Imps make conductor change for Butlins.


McCabe helps explore classic work

January 5, 2009
Composer John McCabe has been throwing light on his classic test piece 'Cloudcatcher Fells' in Durham.


Conductors set for workshop

January 5, 2009
Conductors set for South West workshop help on 3rd & 4th Section test pieces.


Miles better at Stocksbridge

January 5, 2009
Miles Davison has been appointed the new MD at the Stocksbridge Band.

Dobcross Youth

World Premiere — after 400 years!

January 5, 2009
A new world premiere will take place shortly — only 412 years after it was written.


Troms to the fore at RNCM

January 5, 2009
Royal Northern College of Music set for Trombone Focus with star performers such as Chris Houlding and Ben van Dijk.


Brass Festival comes to Open venue

January 5, 2009
A Slow Melody & Quartet Contest is to be held at a former Open outpost, with Malcolm Brownbill at the helm.

Stalwarts honoured

January 5, 2009
Some great stalwarts of the North East Midlands Brass Band Association have been honoured for their long and valuable service.

Maopa Royal King of Tonga brass band

McDonnell in Tonga

January 3, 2009
Riki McDonnell visits the Kingdom of Tonga.

Charley Brighton

Numbers game for Charley

January 3, 2009
Charley Brighton looks back at 2008 and announces 2009 recital programme.


Chuffed Mead

January 3, 2009
Steven Mead has expressed his thanks for yet another 4BR Award.


4BR make Telegraph headlines!

January 3, 2009
It seems the influence of 4BR is spreading to the dizzy heights of the Telegraph newspaper...


Yeovil confirm open line up

January 3, 2009
Yeovil confirms open line up as bands get ready for the start of the 2009 season.

Boobs and Brass

Boobs mean Brass in 2008

January 3, 2009
It's been a great 2008 for the fantastic girls of Boobs & Brass.


Back to the future

January 3, 2009
Tim Oldroyd and North Skelton look back to go forward — and all past members are welcome for the ride.

West Mercia

Cops help great causes

January 3, 2009
West Mercia Constabulary help brace of great causes.


Bowles hat trick at Bilton

January 3, 2009
Tenor horn player Ian Bowles makes it a personal hat trick at Bilton Silver.


Wetherby secure Hallas

January 3, 2009
Garry Hallas takes over the helm at Wetherby Silver.

Black Dyke Band - Mirfield Parish Church

Thursday 22 March • Mirfield Parish Church, 38 Church Lane, Mirfield WF14 9HX

The Fairey Band - Ensembles from Bramhall High School

Friday 23 March • Bramhall High School. Seal Road. Stockport SK72JT

Regent Hall Concerts - Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama Brass Band

Friday 23 March • Regent Hall. (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London W1C 2DJ (opposite RESERVED) W1C 2DJ

The Brighouse & Rastrick Band - Boobs & Brass at Huddersfield Town Hall

Saturday 24 March • Huddersfield Town Hall. Corporation St,. Huddersfield HD1 2TA

Croydon Citadel Band - The International Staff Band of The Salvation Army

Saturday 24 March • The Salvation Army. Booth Rd. Croydon. CR0 1XY CR0 1XY

Hitchin Band

March 20 • BASS TROMBONE VACANCY - Hitchin Band (promoted to Championship as of 2019) are looking for a bass trombone player to fill our vacancy. We are a friendly and sociable band with a busy and varied concert programme throughout the year.

Milnrow Band

March 20 • 2nd EUPHONIUM and 2 FIRST CLASS CORNET PLAYERS. We have immediate vacancies for a 2nd Euphonium & 2 Cornet players (positions negotiable). We rehearse Mon/Thur 8pm-10pm in our own bandroom in Milnrow, situated just off J21 M62 and accessible via Metrolink.

Amesbury Town Band

March 20 • Players of any standard are always warmly welcomed especially some more solo cornets and a spare percussionists to help out existing players. We don't contest, so feel free to drop in, even if you just fancy a blow or want to try another instrument.

Sarah Groarke-Booth

BA (Hons) MA
Conductor, Adjudicator, Compere, Actor