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M4 extension in South Wales

December 28, 2012
The musical roadworks continue to grow for the City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Band.


All roads lead to victory for MI, 2 & 3

November 23, 2011
There was a very speacial hat trick of wins at the SEWBBA Contest for the City of Cardiff Melingriffith Bands.


Top Welsh conducting award for Griffiths

November 23, 2011
Dewi Griffiths has been named as the 2011 Welsh Conductor of the Year.


M1, M2 and M3 motorway to success

October 11, 2011
The roadway to success continues for the bands in the burgeoning Melingriffth set up.

Dewi Griffiths

 M2 success for Griffiths

September 27, 2011
4BR talks to National Fourth Section winning conductor Dewi Griffiths of Melingriffith 2 Band.


Firsts for City of Cardiff

June 17, 2011
A great year is being given extra sparkle for City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) as they become the first brass band to appear in the Welsh capital's new concert hall.


Open House in Cardiff

February 15, 2011
City of Cardiff open the doors ahead of Miners Eisteddfod assault.


Future buds at City of Cardiff

September 24, 2010
A future generation of buddding young musical talent is set to be planted at City of Cardiff.

Melingriffith Band

Celebrations for M2

August 5, 2010
The new generation of young players at City of Cardiff (Melingriffith 2) have had plenty to celebrate at the National Eisteddfod of Wales last weekend.


Marshall Masterclass in Wales

July 3, 2010
If you are in and around the Cardiff area this Saturday then get along and enjoy a masterclass from Richard Marshall

Dewi Griffith

Mel & Griff

February 25, 2010
Dewi Griffiths takes up the baton at City of Cardiff (Melingriffith 2) Band.


M2 on the march

December 2, 2009
The City of Cardiff (Melingriffith 2) Brass Band is on the march!


 Success Rit large for Welsh conductor

November 24, 2009
4BR talks to the 2009 Welsh Conductor of the Year, Gareth Ritter.


2x2 for Melingriffith

November 19, 2009
The famous Welsh banding name has an extra dimension from next year — a fully fledged competing youth band.

City of Cardiff with silverware

Results: Nationals — Section 2

September 26, 2009
Full results for the Second Section, National Finals of Great Britain 2009 from Harrogate's International Centre.


Clean Sweep for City of Cardiff

November 20, 2008
The City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Band recently completed a clean sweep as they became Welsh League Champion.

Alexander Rees

Alex does it again!

October 6, 2008
Young sop star does it again. Have we found the new Peter Roberts?


Brassed off — not quite!

June 20, 2008
City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Band


New and old at City of Cardiff

February 6, 2008
City of Cardiff (Melingriffith) Band gain new faces and honour some older ones too.

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

Enfield Citadel Band -

Saturday 25 November • The Salvation Army. 42 Clarence Road. Southend. SS1 1AN SS1 1AN

Newstead Brass -

Saturday 25 November • John Godber Centre. Ogle Street. Hucknall. Nottingham NG15 7FQ

Olney Brass

November 23 • 2nd Trombones, look no further. We are looking for a 2nd trombone to join our band. We are an ambitious 3rd section band with a new MD, winning the ODBBA winter contest 2017. Any other instruments, we would be interested to talk, please get in touch.

The Corsham Band

November 23 • With promotion to the 2nd Section from January 2018 the band are now looking to fill a couple of vacancies. One back row cornet (2nd or 3rd) plus an EEb Bass.

Thoresby Colliery Band

November 22 • Sadly due to work commitments we are looking for an experienced Percussionist to join our friendly and progressive Band. The Band has experienced a recent run of good form and is currently enjoying a sensible mix of contests, concerts and recordings.

Chris Wormald

B.Mus (Hons), LTCL, PGCE
Conductor, adjudicator, arranger