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£20,000 brass boost for Foresters

January 8, 2009
Big cash boost helps worn out Foresters gain new lease of instrument life.


Thoresby get 'big end' replacements

January 8, 2009
The Thoresby Band has just received a total tuba replacement — all for £10,000.

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State Youth Brass Band all set

January 8, 2009
The Victorian Youth Brass Band assembles this weekend.


 Webster talks about Grimey departure

January 7, 2009
Roger Webster talks exclusively to 4BR about his departure from Grimethorpe Colliery Band.


Cory set for World assault

January 7, 2009
European champions set their eyes on World domination in Kerkrade in 2009.


Busy Baker

January 7, 2009
Composer Leigh Baker has a busy year ahead — right through to 2010.

Upper Rhondda Solo & Quartet Contest

January 7, 2009
Entrants are required for the first Upper Rhondda Solo & Quartet Competition.


Imps up for Butlins

January 7, 2009
Yorkshire Imps will be opening the doors ahead of their Butlins Mineworkers Challenge.


4BR Bookies

January 7, 2009
4BR has teamed up with the local branch of 'Honest Ted Bookmakers' and has come up with the definitive odds on all the big races in the next few months...


4BR Best Sellers

January 7, 2009
What were the best selling CDs and DVDs this Christmas from 4BR?


New signings at Boarshurst

January 7, 2009
Someone has been busy making sure the Christmas wish list came true...

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Rankings: End of year/January update

January 6, 2009
The final World of Brass—4barsrest Rankings for 2008 confirm Cory as the world’s leading band, following a year that saw it win the European Championship for the first time in 28 years.


 PLC reveals his Sleepless inspirations

January 6, 2009
Composer Paul Lovatt-Cooper talks to 4BR about his latest major commission and the worldwide musical inspiration behind ‘Sleepless Cities’.


Advert: Virtuosi Instruments

January 6, 2009
If you are looking for a new mute for the New Year then Virtuosi dealer First Brass is the place to go and visit at Butlins.


Harper in a hurry

January 6, 2009
Philip Harper has been racking up the miles over the Severn Bridge in recent months.


Danford's guest house

January 6, 2009
After a week in Cornwall, Dave Danford heads north to Gloucester for another guest appearance.


Lions hold workshop

January 6, 2009
Lions Youth Band recently held a New Year's workshop with Mark Wilkinson and the star players of Fodens.

Fancy a Concerto in Croyden?

January 6, 2009
The Croyden Concerto Competition is looking for entrants to win its £1,000 top prize.


Butlins announces 2010 test-pieces

January 5, 2009
The Butlins Mineworkers Championships have announced the test-pieces for its 2010 Festival.


2009 Butlins Mineworkers Championship

January 5, 2009
Organisers announce full details of the forthcoming contests in Skegness.

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

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.

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.

Derek Renshaw

ABBA Member
Conductor, Band Trainer and Adjudicator.