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Radio: Bob's Brass Bands

More great brass band music from north of the border with Bob Jarvie

Bob Jarvie


Bob's Brass Bands:
Village FM:

The easiest way for listeners to access the show is by going to the ‘Bobs Brass Bands’ page on Facebook and following the link from there.

Otherwise go directly to: www.villagefm.listen2myradio.com on the internet.

Tuesday 10th January:

The Wizard

Chariots of Fire
Brass band de Waldsang

An Age of Kings
Black Dyke

You Needed Me
Yorkshire Building Society

Il Viaggio a Reims
Yorkshire Building Society

Black Dyke

Dream a Little Dream of Me
Eikanger Bjorsvik

Morgan Griffiths

Williams Fairey

An English Suite
Black Dyke

My Father’s world
Yorkshire Building Society

Jurassic Park
Brass band Burgermusik Luzern

Salute to Youth
Williams Fairey

Entry of the Gladiators
The Best of ABBA

Song of Peace
Yorkshire Building Society

Caro Nome from Rigoletto
Black Dyke

Let Me Try Again
Peter Roberts

Mountain Views
Black Dyke

Drums of Thunder
Yorkshire Building Society

Here’s that Rainy Day
London Horn Sound

Born Free
Brass Band de Bazuin

Hello, Goodbye

Shepherdess of the Alps
Britannia Building Society

The programme will be repeated on Thursday 12th January at 8 PM.


Foden's gain new lottery funding award

January 18 • Foden's proactive approach to organisational development sees them secure funding from Arts Council England's National Lottery funded Catalyst programme.

Yamaha Neo

Interview with Yamaha on the new Neo euphonium launch

January 16 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Jeremy Smith of Yamaha to find out more about the launch of the brand new Neo and Custom euphonium.

Flowers Cheer

Report & Results: 2018 Butlins Mineworkers Championships: Championship Section

January 14 • Flowers regain contest prestige and ambition with Butlins victory under David Childs.


Results: 2018 Butlins Mineworkers Youth Section & Junior Ensemble

January 14 • It's Butlins joy for 3BA Brass and Shirland as they take the Youth and Junior titles in Skegness

Regent Hall Concerts - RAF Wind Soloists

Friday 19 January • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London. SE7 8RE SE7 8RE

The Brighouse & Rastrick Band - EYMS Brass Band at Hull City Hall

Saturday 20 January • Hull City Hall. 67 Carr Lane,. Kingston upon Hull HU1 3RQ

Black Dyke Band - Morley Town Hall

Saturday 20 January • Morley Town Hall, Morley, Leeds LS27 8DX

Wantage Silver - Gary Curtin

Saturday 20 January • Reading Central Salvation Army RG1 7JR

The Hepworth Band - Soprano Sarah Ogden

Sunday 21 January • Christ Church, Sude Hill, New Mill, Holmfirth HD9 7BL

Shipston Town band

January 18 • We currently need a Kit percussionist, horn and Bb Bass as we prepare for the forthcoming Midlands Area at Bedworth in March. We are graded Section 4

The Corsham Band

January 18 • Having now been promoted to the 2nd Section for the forthcoming Contest season, the band are now looking for a back row cornet player, 2nd or 3rd, to join our team

Derwent Brass

January 17 • Derwent Brass | Championship | Midlands invites applications for PERCUSSION. At Derwent Brass percussion is an important and integral part of the band. We are looking for a talented percussionist, ideally with good tuned ability, to complete the section.

David Frame

Bass/Tenor Trombone Player, Adjudicator (Member of AoBBA) Occasional Conductor