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John Maines invites you to listen to World of Brass Radio
Brass Music 24/7 52 Weeks of the Year!

November 1st

Le Trico Rouge
Wilfred Heaton
Black Dyke
Conductor: Dr. Nicholas Childs

The Force of Destiny
Giuseppe Verdi
CWS (Manchester)
Conductor: Alex Mortimer

William Himes
Virtuosi GUS
Conductor: John Berryman
Solo: Thomas Fountain

Ernesto Nazareth
European Youth Band
Conductor: Irene Anda

Of Distant Memories
Edward Gregson
Black Dyke
Conductor: Dr. Nicholas Childs

Vox Delecti
Kenneth Downie
Reading Central SA
Conductor: Paul Mortlock

Carnival of Venice
Del Steigers
Munn & Feltons
Conductor: Stanley Boddington
Solo: James Scott

The Lord Bless You and Keep You
arr. Sharman
Conductor: Dr. Stephen Cobb

Lucy Long
Charles Godfrey
Cammell Laird
Conductor: James Scott
Solo: Harry Mather

Franco Cesarini
Tredegar Town
Conductor: Ian Porthouse

Wilfred Heaton
Black Dyke
Conductor: Dr. Nicholas Childs

David Horsfield

Funeral details for David Horsfield announced

October 22 • The funeral details for David Horsfield, who passed away this week have been announced.


Results: 2016 Dutch National Championships

October 21 • There are victories for Gereformeerde Brassband Groningen and Immanuel in the Third and Fourth Sections in Utrecht — both conducted by Jan Werkman.

Adam Frey leads the mastercalss

Into the Frey as German banding gains masterclass boost

October 20 • American euphonium virtuoso Adam Frey has been leading the latest masterclass boost to the emerging German brass band movement.

Oldroyd Cardinal

Hayes Music to take the Cardinal route

October 20 • Hayes Music will now stock the Oldroyd Cardinal range of instruments.

Jackfield Band -

Saturday 22 October • Ounsdale High School, Ounsdale Road, Wolverhampton, West Midlands WV5 8BJ WV5 8BJ

Contest: scaba Quartet & Ensemble contest -

Saturday 22 October • St Paul's Catholic College, Burgess Hill RH15 8GA

Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Band - Imps Veteran Members

Saturday 22 October • Ossett Town Hall WF5 8BE

Regent Hall Concerts - GMT Brass Ensemble

Saturday 22 October • St Alfege Church. Greenwich Church St. London SE10 9BJ SE10 9BJ

Contest: Dutch National Championships

Saturday 22 October • Music Centre Tivoli Vredenburg (Main Hall), Vredenburgkade 11, 3511 WC Utrecht, Netherlands 11, 3511

The Tilbury Band

October 20 • Tilbury Brass Band (Essex) require the following players. Eb Bass. Bb Bass. Trombone. Kit Percussionist

Wardle Anderson Band

October 20 • Wardle Anderson Brass, Wardle, Rochdale. Ambitious & sociable 1st Section band require Solo Cornet players.. The Band rehearse Monday 7pm to 9pm at Wardle Academy.

Rainford Band

October 20 • The Rainford Band are looking for a top quality baritone player to strengthen its ranks.. . After an extremely successful year, we are eager to recruit someone that will perform to the highest of their ability both on and off the contest stage.

Gary Davies

Conductor, Band Trainer, Adjudicator