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Brighouse & Rastrick

World Rankings — November update

November 14, 2017
Brighouse close the gap at the top following their victory in London whilst runners-up Tredegar are back in the top 5.


Westacott to bow out at top

November 9, 2017
Cornet star Rob Westacott will take a final competitive playing bow at the forthcoming Brass in Concert Championship.


No 'Bah Humbug' for Christmas for Brighouse...

November 4, 2017
National Champions to bring the Dickins spirit of Christmas to life with celebrated actor Simon Callow.

Liza Pulman

Brighouse set for Pulman tour

October 24, 2017
The new National Champion will be showcasing its talents alongside singing star Liza Pulman next year following the release of her new single.

National Trophy

 Report & Results: 2017 National Championships of Great Britain

October 14, 2017
Prof David King paints a series of evocative musical portraits to inspire Brighouse & Rastrick to their tenth National title success.

David King

Brighouse and King to showcase Gallery musical pictures

October 4, 2017
Brighouse & Rastrick will showcase their Gallery offerings under Prof David King ahead of their Royal Albert Hall appearance.

Sheona White

White returns home after memorable southern hemisphere tour

August 20, 2017
Horn star Sheona White has returned home after enjoying a memorable tour to Australia and New Zealand.


Brighouse stars help the Northern Ireland stars of tomorrow

June 28, 2017
Today's Brighouse & Rastrick stars have done their brilliant bit to inspire the Northern Ireland stars of tomorrow.

Rob Westacott

Westacott takes leading roles at Brighouse

June 14, 2017
The experienced Rob Westacott becomes the new Chairman and assistant principal cornet with Brighouse & Rastrick Band.

Whit Friday

Report & Results: 2017 Whit Friday (Saddleworth & Oldham District)

June 10, 2017
Brighouse & Rastrick deliver six of the best on Knight Templar as they retain the Saddleworth crown.


Centre Stage gain Euro stamp of quality

May 8, 2017
Centre Stage certainly made an impression at the recent European Championships in Oostende.

Brighouse presentation

Fancy a little bit of Brighouse heritage of your own?

April 26, 2017
Band Supplies now has a stock of instruments owned and played by Brighouse & Rastrick Band at brilliant second hand prices.


Brighouse hopes Prestige rubs off in Oostende

April 26, 2017
A new instrument link through Band Supplies Ltd sees Brighouse & Rastrick head to the European Championships with top of the range Besson instruments in their bags.


Brighouse set to reveal glimpse of Euro flight details

April 21, 2017
Brighouse & Rastrick will hold an open rehearsal to showcase their European preparations before they head to Ostend.

Brighouse & RAstrick logo

Brighouse in hunt for purple and black

April 17, 2017
Ahead of their European appearance later this month, Brighouse & Rastrick are asking former players to return any band attire that could be in the wardrobes.


Brighouse strengthen with Hercules

April 5, 2017
Brighouse & Rastrick announce link to Hercules Stands as they prepare for European challenge.

Kathleen Gaspoz

International leads for Brighouse as they head to Europeans with new principal and soprano

March 31, 2017
Brighouse & Rastrick sign Kathleen Gaspoz from rivals Black Dyke as their new principal cornet, as Dominic Longhurst moves to a new role on soprano cornet.

Floral Dance

Brighouse & Rastrick celebrate Floral tribute

March 29, 2017
The 40th anniversary of The Floral Dance pop hit was celebrated in nostalgic style in Huddersfield by Brighouse & Rastrick.

Alan Morrison

Morrison steps down from playing and conducting roles

March 16, 2017
Alan Morrison will make his final contest appearance with Brighouse & Rastrick at the European Championships after he announces his retirement as a player and conductor.


New additions add to Brighouse stability

January 11, 2017
Brighouse & Rastrick add extra cornet and tuba strength as they look towards a successful 2017 — including signings from Reg Vardy and Grimethorpe.

Walsall Brass Band - Willenhall Singers

Saturday 18 November • Sneyd Communnity Centre, Vernon Way, Bloxwich, Walsall. WS3 2PA

Rushden Town Band -

Saturday 18 November • Park Rd Baptist Church, Rushden, Northamptonshire NN10 0RW

Contest: Brass in Concert

Saturday 18 November • Sage Gateshead, St Mary's Square, Gateshead NE28 2JR

Foden's Band - Morley Town Hall

Saturday 18 November • Queen Street, Morley LS27 9DY

Black Dyke Band - Waterford, Ireland

Saturday 18 November • Carriganore Arena, Waterford Institute of Technology Sports Campus tbc

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.

Glossop Old Band

November 17 • SOLO TROMBONE. The Glossop Old Band Welcomes applications for the Solo Trombone Chair. The Band will be competing in the First Section as of 2018 and are looking to continue its progression back to the top levels of performance

James McLeod

BMus (hons)
Euphonium Soloist, Teacher and Conductor