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Radio: World of Brass

More great music on the airwaves from John Maines

  More great music from John Maines

World of Brass Radio

John Maines invites you to listen to World of Brass Radio

A new programme every Friday heard 24/7 52 weeks! Also catch up with previous programmes. Listen now to the latest episode from 19th May

www.worldofbrassradio.com or click on the radio icon on: www.worldofbrass.com

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13th April 2018:

Grand March from Tannhauser (Richard Wagner)
Conductor: Elgar Howarth

The Bartered Bride (Bedrich Smetana)
Conductor: Dr. Robert Childs

The Victory Call (Andrew Blyth)
Boscombe SA
Soloist: Craig Snell
Conductor: Howard Evans

Carnival Overture (Antonin Dvorak)
Conductor: Garry Cutt

Fancy's Knell (Gilbert Vinter)
Eminence Brass

The Prayer (Carole Bayer Sager)
Bellshill SA
Conductor: Yvonne Ferguson

Freikugeln Polka (Johann Strauss)
Conductor: Simon Stonehouse

High Peak (Eric Ball)
Black Dyke Mills
Conductor: Geoffrey Brand

All You Need is Love (arr. Dorothy Gates)
New York Staff Band
Conductor: Ronald Waiksnoris

March Slave (Tchaikovsky)
Black Dyke
Conductor: Prof. Nicholas Childs

David Childs

Atlantic crossing and global outreach for Childs

April 23 • David Childs accepts new academic role in the USA as well as being featured in this year's Proms Concerts in the UK.


Report & Result: 2018 Band Cymru Youth competition

April 23 • Band Jazz Ysgol Tryfan , a remarkable jazz ensemble from a single secondary school in North Wales has won the televised Band Ieuenctid Cymru competition for youth bands

Warwick Arts Centre

Result: 2018 National Youth Championships of Great Britain: Championship Section

April 22 • Youth Brass 2000 retains its Championship Section National crown in Warwickshire.

Wardle Junior Blast

Result: 2018 National Youth Championships of Great Britain: Beginners Section

April 22 • It's a winning 'Blast' from Wardle as they retain the Beginners Section title in Warwick.

Lofthouse Brass Band - Mayor's Annual Charity Concert

Monday 23 April • Ossett Town Hall, Market Place, Ossett WF5 8BE WF5 8BE

Regent Hall Concerts - Clarendon Brass Ensemble

Friday 27 April • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London. SE7 8RE SE7 8RE

Egremont Junior Band - Egremont Town Band and Workington Town Band

Friday 27 April • Workington CA14 3AW

Wotton and District Silver Band - Tom Hutchinson

Saturday 28 April • St Mary's Church, Wotton Under Edge, Gloucestershire GL12 7LS

Black Dyke Band - Lincoln Cathedral

Saturday 28 April • Minster Yard, Lincoln LN2 1PX

Hathern Band

April 23 • Hathern Band are looking for a PRINCIPAL EUPHONIUM to join their Championship Section Band. This position has become vacant because the present player wishes to retire. We are looking for a committed player to fill this key seat. www.hathernband.co.uk.

Lofthouse Brass Band

April 23 • Lofthouse Brass Band require a DRUMMER to complete their line up. We are a friendly 3rd section band who rehearse on Thursday evenings 7.30pm - 9pm and Saturday mornings 10am - 12noon at Outwood WMC.

Lindley Band

April 22 • TUTTI CORNET required to join friendly team who enjoy a sensible balance of contests and high quality engagements under the direction of our new MD Rob Westacott. We rehearse Monday and Wednesday evenings in our own bandroom just 1 mile from M62 Jcn 24.

Sarah Groarke-Booth

BA (Hons) MA
Conductor, Adjudicator, Compere, Actor