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Kippax welcomes New Year arrivals

January 2, 2018
The Kippax Band will look forward to the 208 season bolstered by new signings.

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Kippax welcomes trio of new signings

October 11, 2017
Three new players help boost the ranks at Kippax.

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Death of Keith Fairburn

May 18, 2017
The death has been announced of the respected Kippax Band Secretary, Keith Fairburn.

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New cornet brace at Kippax

May 10, 2017
The Kippax Band has signed two new cornet players as they prepare for a busy second half of the year


Kippax offer test piece showcase

February 2, 2017
The Kippax Band is offering the chance to hear the First, Second, Third and Fourth Section Area test-pieces for free at a forthcoming run-out event

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Kippax back to full strength for Yorkshire challenge

January 26, 2017
The Kippax Band will take to the stage with a full team at the Yorkshire Area Championships in March.

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Special K lead at Kippax

December 9, 2016
Ian Knapton's enthusiasm, attention to detail and especially his strong determination make an immediate mark at Kippax.


Report & Results: 2015 Brass Factor Wetherby

November 4, 2015
Kippax take the honours on their first Brass Factor contest performance in Wetherby.

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Jack Smith takes on lead role with Kippax

May 23, 2015
Jack Smith has been appointed the new MD of the Kippax Band.


Kippax announce conducting brace

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

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Lancaster leaves MD role at Kippax

December 13, 2014
David Lancaster has resigned from his role as MD of the Kippax Band in Yorkshire.


Kippax wants to reunite

February 6, 2014
If you've played with the Kippax Band then they want you to help them celebrate their two hundredth anniversary this year.

Kippax 200 years

A grand up for compositional grabs

January 17, 2014
If you can write a great piece to celebrate the Kippax Band's 200th anniversary then you could get a grand reward.


Bi-centenary for Kippax

December 25, 2013
The Kippax Band will be celebrating 200 not out in 2014 — aided by their local parish council.

Peter Roberts

Roberts set for return

October 21, 2011
Soprano legend to make return to banding


Death of Jean Moss

June 8, 2011
The death has been announced of Jean Moss of the Kippax Band.


Keep you eye out for a special soprano

February 6, 2011
And if you do see it — then makes sure it gets back to its owner...


Kippax announces entertainment contest

October 28, 2010
Kippax Band to promote own entertainment contest in 2011.


Kippax welcome Lancaster

April 23, 2009
David Lancaster has been announced as the new MD of the Kippax Band.


Double celebration for Kippax

March 10, 2009
3rd place and 50 not out for Kippax stalwart Keith Fairburn.

Contest: North West Regional Championships

Sunday 25 February • Winter Gardens Complex, Church Street, Blackpool. FY1 1HU

Friary Guildford Brass Band - the best of Guildford's musical talent

Sunday 25 February • Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Millbrook, Guildford GU1 3UX

Northop Silver Band - Northop Brass

Thursday 1 March • Northop Band Room CH7 6BQ

Regent Hall Concerts - Guildhall Brass Band

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

Contest: Yorkshire Regional Championships

Saturday 3 March • Corporation St, Huddersfield HD1 2TA

Wakefield Metropolitan Brass Band

February 25 • FLUGEL PLAYER required to join us after the Area Contest. We are a hard-working and sociable band and are looking for a committed player to fill a key seat. We have a sensible mix of concert and contests throughout the year.

Amington Band

February 25 • Amington Band are in desperate need of a Bass Trombone player for the Midlands Area on 10th March (and beyond!). We’re a friendly bunch of mixed ages, rehearsing under MD Alan Gifford on Mondays and Wednesdays 8-10pm in our band room in Tamworth.

Enderby Band

February 24 • Enderby Band are looking for a SOLO TROMBONE to join us after the Area Contest. We are a hard-working and sociable band and are looking for a committed player to fill a key seat. We have a sensible mix of concert and contests throughout the year.

Alan Widdop

Conductor, Brass teacher, Adjudicator (ABBA)