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Solar System

Sparke work to increase brass band sphere of influence

December 10, 2017
Philip Sparke's 'Music of the Spheres' is to be performed by Brass Band of Battle Creek at the opening of the influential Midwest Clinic in Chicago.

Factory Girls

Time travellers sought in South Wales

December 10, 2017
A television production company is looking for people with an interest in all things 1970s — especially with the rag trade and a bit of brass banding...

Fountain City

Fountain City success makes a mark in Kansas

December 10, 2017
The UK tour success of Fountain City in claiming podium finishes at Brass in Concert and the Scottish Open has certainly made a mark back home in Kansas.

Portraits of Tibshelf

Godley's cream given retrospective

December 10, 2017
The work of renowned i-pad artist Mik Godley has been given a retrospective by the influential East Midlands Contemporary Visual Arts Network — including the innovative Portraits of Tibshelf project.


Radio: Sunday Bandstand: 3rd December

December 10, 2017
More great music to send out to the banding world from Chris Helme in the heartland of Yorkshire...


Final call for Butlins competitors

December 10, 2017
All the packs have been sent out, so Bultins bands need to check they have got all the necessary information for Skegness.

Richard Marshall

Marshall pays tribute to the Mr Man

December 10, 2017
The musical memory of a great tutor has been recalled with the presentation of a memorial tankard to Black Dyke principal cornet Richard Marshall by Hatfield Band.


Yorkshire quartet take scientific lead to explore brass

December 10, 2017
Four bands recently performed at Magna Science Adventure Centre's Red Hall to showcase communal music making at its best.


Bodmin set to prosper from jail time

December 10, 2017
Bodmin Band makes an innovative sponsorship link to their historic tourist attraction prison.


Call goes out for Welsh soloists

December 10, 2017
Burry Port Band set to host West Wales Solo & Ensemble Day — with prizes galore.


Dreams can come true for a pound

December 10, 2017
You can help a fantastic charity this Christmas by showcasing your caroling talents...

Conducting hands

Luke feels the conducting force with Farnworth

December 10, 2017
Luke Pallister takes his first conducting steps with Farnworth & Walkden Band.


Hepworth makes songwriter link to help homelessness charity

December 10, 2017
The Hepworth Band had joined up with singer songwriter Roger Davies to help the work of the Simon on the Streets homelessness charity.


Eikanger to light up Bergen with world premieres

December 6, 2017
A brace of new contemporary works by Norwegian composers will be premiered by Eikanger-Bjorsvik in Bergen this weekend.


Hesketh work claims British Composer Award

December 6, 2017
Kenneth Hesketh's 'In Ictu Oculi' for wind orchestra wins the 'Wind Band or Brass Band' category of the 2017 British Composer Awards.

John Packer

John Packer's Advent Calendar of festive goodies

December 6, 2017
On the sixth day of Christmas John Packer has for you...


Foden's set up for Sandbach festive treats

December 6, 2017
Foden's will start their final round of Christmas concert appearances in their home town of Sandbach — with festive fun for everyone.

Gota Brass Band

Gota! Your Logo Here makes a successful impression in Sweden

December 6, 2017
The team for Your Logo Here enjoyed their recent trip to Sweden as Gota Brass won the National title kitted out in their best bib and tucker.

Kenny Latham

New leadership at Dysart for new era

December 6, 2017
Dysart Colliery Silver Band prepares for life in the Third Section with a new MD at the helm.


New signings at Boarshurst Silver

December 6, 2017
National Champion determined to make a mark as they prepare for life in the First Section boosted by a brace of new signings.

Northop Silver Band - Rhys Meirion & Denbighshire Youth Choir

Monday 11 December • St. Asaph Cathedral LL17 0RD

Strata Brass -

Wednesday 13 December • Rockingham Centre,Sheffield Road,Hoyland Common,Nr Barnsley S74 1DQ

South London Fellowship Band -

Wednesday 13 December • John Lewis Department Store. Bluewater. Kent DA9 9SA

Black Dyke Band - Queensbury Parish Church

Thursday 14 December • Queensbury Parish Church Halifax Road Queensbury BD13

Regent Hall Concerts - Royal Greenwich Brass Band

Thursday 14 December • St Alfege Church. Greenwich Church Street. London. SE10 9BJ SE10 9BJ

Crewe Brass

December 11 • Crewe Brass are welcoming applications for a new MD who could take us to the NW Areas and potentially beyond. The band has recently gained promotion to the 1st section as of Jan 2018, and we are very easy to reach, located near J16 of the M6.

Chelmsford Silver Band

December 11 • Chelmsford Silver Band require a Bb bass, a 2nd Baritone players and a front row Solo Cornet player. A non-contesting band, established for over 50 years and enjoy a good reputation performing at local and regional events plus organizing our own concert

Uppermill Band

December 10 • Cornet players required urgently in preparation for the upcoming Contest season. Positions negotiable on ability. If you are looking for a change or moving into the area come and join us in a rehearsal. We are a friendlly team with ambition to succeed

Julian Bright

Conductor, Compere/MC, Cornet Soloist