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Matthew White

GUS take White approach

September 8, 2017
Midlands Area champion Virtuosi GUS sign Matthew White as their new solo euphonium.

Games at Bedworth

Report & Results: 2017 Midlands Championships: Championship Section

March 12, 2017
An impressive Virtuosi GUS emphatically make it four wins in a row in Bedworth, as a rejuvenated Thoresby Colliery join them in Kensington in October.

GUS celebrate Butlins win

World Rankings — February update

February 4, 2017
Virtuosi GUS's win at Butlins sees the Midlands-based band march in to top 10.

Virtuosi GUS celebrate

Report & Results: 2017 Butlins Mineworkers Championships: Championship Section

January 15, 2017
Virtuosi GUS takes the £10,000 and first place in the Blue Riband event at Skegness bringing to an end Flowers Butlins dominance.

Virtuosi GUS

Personal link brings bands together for charity cause

September 2, 2016
Virtuosi GUS and Staines Lammas Bands come together to help a wonderful charitable cause.

Simon and the team

Gresswell helps boost GUS foundations

April 12, 2016
Yamaha Neo Performing artist Simon Gresswell has been helping boost the confidence of the foundation builders at Virtuosi GUS Band.

edward Gregson

GUS to celebrate Gregson 70th

March 19, 2016
The newly crowned Midlands Regional Champions, Virtuosi GUS will be celebrating the 70th birthday of composer Edward Gregson next month.

Thomas Fountain

New Fountain lead at Virtuosi GUS

October 17, 2015
Thomas Fountain has been appointed the new principal cornet of Virtuosi GUS Band — taking over the role from his brother.

GUS Masters

Report & Results: 2015 All England Masters International Championship

May 24, 2015
Virtuosi GUS's 'Salute to Youth' of detail and character takes the Masters title in style and comfort in Kettering.

Virtuosi GUs

Virtuosi GUS preview their Open sesame

April 30, 2015
The Virtuosi GUS Band will be previewing their Grand Shield preparation on Arabian Nights before Blackpool.

Virtuosi GUS

Youthful injection for Virtuosi GUS

April 2, 2015
The newly crowned Midlands Regional Champion look towards Blackpool boosted by injection of talented youth.

Virtuosi GUS

Report & Results: 2015 Midlands Regional Championships

March 7, 2015
Virtuosi GUS lead the way in Bedworth as Jackfield, Carlton, Ifton and Cubbington claim section honours.

Virtusoi GUS

New player influx at Virtuosi GUS

November 25, 2014
There are a number of new faces in the Virtuosi GUS ranks as they look ahead to the 2015 season.

James Fountain

Fountain becomes top man at the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

November 25, 2014
James Fountain is to be appointed Principal Trumpet of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

GUS Geneva

Geneva set to help GUS Open challenge

August 27, 2014
A brand new set of Geneva Symphony cornets will certainly help Virtuosi GUS in their bid to the British Open...

Virtuosi GUS

Daws set for Virtuosi GUS

March 24, 2014
David Daws is set to become the new principal euphonium at Midlands Area champion, Virtuosi GUS.

GUS in action

Seismic change at GUS

December 18, 2013
Solo baritone Jo Stephenson opts to find out more about what makes the earth shake in Australia.

Adam Cooke in action

Cooke to explore South Africa and Norway

December 5, 2013
Virtuosi GUS MD Adam Cooke is set for musical exploration in South Africa and Norway over the coming months.

GUS in action

Great success for Virtuosi East Anglian Trainers

October 7, 2013
Tutors from the Virtuosi GUS Band lead a successful training day in East Anglia.

Adam Cooke in action

Cooke to take new lead at Virtuosi GUS

July 10, 2013
Butlins champions announce Adam Cooke as their new Musical Director.

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

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 Chamberlain

BMus (Hons) PGCE
Conductor, Teacher