facebook twitter rss vimeo


21 to 40 of 1628

Tongwynlais Temperance

Arrivals and departures at Tongwynlais

December 24, 2015
Hellos and goodbyes at Tongwynlais Temperance as Welsh band looks forward to 2016 season.

Mat Piller

EBBA announce trio of key appointments

December 24, 2015
Matt Piller, Paul Hindmarsh and Erik Janssen appointed to major roles in European Brass Band Association.


BBE seek better co-ordination

December 24, 2015
Brass Bands England seek new Operations Co-ordinator as lack of progress in key role hinders excellent Liaison work...

Mr Tuba

Special tuba sounds for Santa

December 23, 2015
There may more than the sound of sleigh bells heralding a night time visitor to your home this Christmas...


New band set for high profile Christmas appearance

December 23, 2015
A new band will make a festive debut in front of millions on Christmas Day...


James duo join Tredegar

December 23, 2015
David James and Alyn James take on the flugel and horn roles at Tredegar.


Age limit restriction dropped by Adjudicators Association

December 23, 2015
There will be no minimum age restriction on becoming a member of the Association of Brass Band Adjudicators following legal advice...

Eric Kidd

Kidd given SBBA honour

December 23, 2015
The remarkable musical work of Eric Kidd in the north east of Scotland has gained honorary reward from the Scottish Brass Band Association.


Scots let down by Tattoo decision

December 21, 2015
The Scottish Brass Band Association and the Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo at odds over cancelled National Youth Band trip to Canada...

Tullis Russell Mills Band

The Force is with Tullis

December 21, 2015
Tullis Russell Mills Band awarded £20,000 backing by Fife Taskforce...

Black Dyke

Huge artistic funding boost for Black Dyke

December 21, 2015
Black Dyke awarded £49,000 from National Lottery through Arts Council England towards three year strategic music development plan.


BBE announce National Youth Championship details

December 20, 2015
Details of the 2016 National Youth Championship of Great Britain have been announced by Brass Bands England.


Deepcar un-Bolted

December 20, 2015
Deepcar Band has announced the departure of Lindon Bolt after five years of great music making.

Ailsa Russell

Inspirational Russell on parade in Pembrokeshire

December 20, 2015
Cory solo horn and professional Army musician was on inspirational form on her recent musical visit to Pembrokeshire.

Brian Grant

Grant aid for Grimethorpe

December 19, 2015
Brian Grant has been appointed Associate Conductor of Grimethorpe Colliery Band.

James Shepherd

Last notes ring out for JSVB

December 19, 2015
43 years of fantastic music making comes to an end for the James Shepherd Versatile Brass group and its iconic founder.

Prof Nicholas Childs

Prof Nicholas Childs to conduct Foden's at Area Championship

December 19, 2015
Black Dyke's Director of Music will conduct Foden's at the North West Regional contest in Blackpool in February.


Centre Stage announce percussion partnership with Music School

December 19, 2015
Centre Stage Percussion will provide the acclaimed LES Music School of Loughborough Endowed Schools with their musical needs.

Guild Hall

Brass at the Guild contest gains fine response

December 19, 2015
There has been a great entry response from bands for the Brass at the Guild contest in Preston next month — with a few places still left.

Kim Ward

Life of Bryan link re-connected by Grimethorpe

December 19, 2015
A wonderful link to Grimethorpe's past has been re-connected with the appointment of their new assistant librarian.

Contest: London & SC Regional Championships

Saturday 17 March • Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, Stevenage SG1 1LZ

Contest: Welsh Regional Championships

Saturday 17 March • Brangwyn Hall, The Guildhall, Swansea SA1 4PE

Contest: North of England Regional Championships

Saturday 17 March • The Gala Theatre, 1 Millennium Place, Durham DH1 1WA

Black Dyke Band - Victoria Hall, Bolton

Saturday 17 March • 37 Knowsley St, Bolton BL1 2AS

Contest: London & SC REgional Championships

Sunday 18 March • Stevenage Arts & Leisure Centre, Lytton Way, Stevenage SG1 1LZ

Wakefield Metropolitan Brass Band

March 17 • Musical Director due to work commitments, the Wakefield Metropolitan Band seeks applications for this position. 1st section band with a 5th place at the areas. We require someone with the drive and ambition to take us to the next level is this you ?

Walsall Brass Band

March 17 • WALSALL BRASS BAND are looking for Cornets, 1st Baritone, 2nd Euphonium, Bb Bass and Percusion.

Cheshire Constabulary Band

March 17 • We are urgently looking for a Tenor Horn, Cornet and snare drummers (for our Corps of drums). Smart friendly well run band with varied engagements, just one rehearsal a week. Open to all walks of life ( you do not need to work for the Police!)

David A. Stowell

Conductor and composer