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4BR Quiz: Christmas Day Quiz

We have two of the latest DVDs up for grabs for our Christmas Day Quiz.



There is a great prize on offer from 4BR of a pair of the latest brass band DVDs on offer if you can answer our special Christmas Day quiz question.

Top DVDs

We have the 125th British Bandsman Anniversary Concert—complete with Black Dyke, James Morrison and Ian McMillan on brilliant form at Symphony Hall in Birmingham earlier this year.

Sit back and marvel over a stale mince pie as the Wizard of Oz plays Basin Street Blues on piano and trumpet—at the same time.

Then we have ‘An Audience with RSA’—and a great chance to hear the music and find out more about one the finest compositional talents of the Salvation Army: Ray Steadman Allen enjoying his 90th birthday celebrations.

James Morrison was once the host of which popular Australian Television programme?4BR

Quiz Question:

All you have to do is answer the following question:

James Morrison was once the host of which popular Australian Television programme?

A: Top Gear Australia
B: Top of the Pops Australia
C: Top Trumps Australia

Closing date:

All answers for this one must be in by midnight tonight!

There's another quiz for Boxing Day too!


E-mail us the answer at:

Black Dyke

Black Dyke open up on Odyssey

February 20 • Defending champion Black Dyke will hold their open rehearsal on 'Odyssey' ahead of their title defence in Huddersfield.


Porthouse the Main man for Carlton challenge

February 20 • Ian Porthouse will lead Carlton Main Frickley's challenge at the Yorkshire Area Championships.


Pre-regional run outs in the Midlands

February 20 • A dozen bands will give themselves a pre-regional run-out at the NEMBBA contest this weekend in Normanton.


Golding to take final bow at Blackpool

February 20 • Mike Golding will take Pemberton Old Wigan DW B Band for the last time at the North West Regional Championships.

Foden's Band - Patrons Concert

Tuesday 20 February • Sandbach School. Crewe Rd, Sandbach CW11 3NS CW11 3NS

Regent Hall Concerts - RAF Chamber Ensemble

Friday 23 February • Regent Hall. (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London W1C 2DJ (opposite RESERVED) W1C 2DJ

Marshfield Band - Marshfield Male Voice Choir

Saturday 24 February • Marshfield Community Centre. Hayfield. Marshfield SN14 8PG

The Brighouse & Rastrick Band - Chirst Church Ilkley

Saturday 24 February • Christchurch,. The Grove,. Ilkley LS29 9LW

Elland Silver Band -

Saturday 24 February • All Saints Church Savile Road Elland HX5 0NH

Thundersley Brass Band

February 20 • Thundersley Brass, a Championship section band based in Benfleet, Essex are welcoming applicants for the following positions (seats negotiable)from April 2018:. Eb Bass. BBb Bass.

The Corsham Band

February 20 • Having now been promoted to the 2nd Section for the forthcoming Contest season, the band are now looking for an experienced Front Row Cornet Player to join our friendly and enthusiastic team.

Waitakere Auckland Brass Band

February 20 • Ever fancied moving to New Zealand? Waitakere Auckland Brass is looking for players to join their ranks. Our friendly band meets twice a week at our Auckland band room. We have an exciting year ahead so get in touch and find out more.

Mark Wilkinson

Cornet Soloist, Teacher, Adjudicator, Conductor