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Death of Arnold Walker

January 8, 2015
The death has been announced of the well known and respected musician Arnold Walker.

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Euro Brass undergoes revamp

January 7, 2015
The former Euro Brass contest in Drachten will now become the Dutch Open with a new format following a major contest overhaul.

Long Eaton Band

New home for the new year for Long Eaton

January 7, 2015
The Long Eaton Silver Prize Band will enjoy the comforts of a new home in 2015.

Centre Stage

Uniformity at Centre Stage

January 7, 2015
The twin arms of the successful Centre Stage business will come under one new company banner.

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Get your event listed FREE for 2015

January 7, 2015
With the new contesting season due to start in ten days time, find out if your event is listed for the 2015 contest season on 4BR?


 Interview with ABBA Chairman Alan Morrison

January 7, 2015
4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Alan Morrison, the Chairman of the Association of Brass Band Adjudicators.


Awards for Whitburn prize winners

January 7, 2015
Scottish Open champion dishes out the gongs after a successful 2014 campaign.

Troms against Cancer

American patrol boosts Troms against Cancer

January 7, 2015
There will be a welcome contingent of American friends flying in to support the Trombones against Cancer initiative at Butlins this year.


Tuba triumphs at Abertillery awards night

January 7, 2015
It was the players from the lower end of the band that scooped the gongs at Abertillery Band's recent annual awards night.


Kippax announce conducting brace

January 7, 2015
The Kippax Band will gain conducting support from some experienced former MDs for Butlins and Bradford.

Unite the Union

Unite we stand for three more years

January 7, 2015
Unite the Union will be raising their banner high at brass band events for another three years thanks to renewal of sponsorship agreement.

Derwent Brass

Derwent departures for stalwarts

January 7, 2015
Derwent Brass will be missing two of their longest serving stalwarts this season.

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Funeral of Bob Archer

January 7, 2015
There has been a slight change in the funeral service details for the late Bob Archer.

Guide Dogs charity

Guide Dog help for Bennett and Batten

January 7, 2015
Paul Bennett and Richard Batten have helped the Shirley Band raise much needed funds for the Guide Dogs charity.

Noel Fest

Elf service not under threat at Silkstone

January 7, 2015
A wonderful Old Silkstone Christmas concert showed locals that the elf service is in fine fettle...

Black Dyke Band

World Rankings: End of year update

January 4, 2015
Time to reflect on who were the biggest winners and losers over the past 12 months.

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Hampton takes on top role at Newstead

January 4, 2015
22 year old Mathew Hampton has become the new principal cornet of Newstead Brass.

New presidents

Presidential roles for Spennymoor stalwarts

January 4, 2015
Two of Spennymoor Town Band's finest stalwarts will now take on Presidential duties...

Gareth Ritter

Greater Gwent in concert

January 4, 2015
The Greater Gwent Youth Band will be performing its end of course concert in Newport this afternoon.

Troms against Cancer

Wilby provides sixth premiere for Cancer initiative

January 3, 2015
Prof Philip Wilby is the sixth renowned composer to provide a new work for Kevin Holdgate's ‘Trombones against Breast Cancer’ fund raising initiative at Butlins.

Marshfield Band - Marshfield Male Voice Choir

Saturday 24 February • Marshfield Community Centre SN14 8PG

The Brighouse & Rastrick Band - Chirst Church Ilkley

Saturday 24 February • Christchurch,. The Grove,. Ilkley LS29 9LW

Marshfield Band - Marshfield Male Voice Choir

Saturday 24 February • Marshfield Community Centre. Hayfield. Marshfield SN14 8PG

The Cobham Band -

Saturday 24 February • The Vera Fletcher Hall . 4 Embercourt Road. Thames Ditton. KT7 0LQ KT70LQ

Milton Keynes Brass - "Blow away those Winter Blues"

Saturday 24 February • The United Reformed Church. High Street. Newport Pagnell MK16 0FH

West Somerset Brass Band

February 23 • West Somerset Brass is looking to strengthen its cornet and baritone section. We are a community band playing all over Somerset and hope to undertake a tour to France later in the year. If you can play whatever standard please make contact

The Corsham Band

February 22 • Having now been promoted to the 2nd Section for the forthcoming Contest season, the band are now looking for a back row cornet player, 2nd or 3rd, to join our team

Thundersley Brass Band

February 20 • Thundersley Brass, a Championship section band based in Benfleet, Essex are welcoming applicants for the following positions (seats negotiable)from April 2018:. Eb Bass. BBb Bass.

Alan Duguid

BA (Hons), PGDipMus, PGCE
Conductor, Composer, Adjudicator (ABBA)