facebook twitter rss vimeo

*
banner

Rankings: January/February update

The latest World of Brass—4barsrest Rankings see few changes near the very top following the first leg of the contest season.

Cory band logo

 

Stavanger is the only band in the top ten to move up, despite its disappointing result at the Norwegian Championships, but Eikanger-Bjørsvik makes a welcome return to the top 20 following its second successive win in Bergen, while Oslo Brass moves up a whopping 141 places after its surprise second place.

The other contests taking place since the last update are:

French Championships—won by Nord Pas de Calais
Butlins Mineworkers—won by Redbridge
Yeovil Entertainment Contest—won by Flowers
Brass at the Guild—won by Pemberton Old Wigan JJB
Welsh Open—won by BTM
NEMBBA Derby Contest—won by Silk Brass

The next update will follow the Regional Championships in the UK. Please note that these rankings do not include the North West Regional Championships in Blackpool.

To view all the ranked bands, go to:

www.4barsrest.com/­rankings/­default.asp



Rolls Royce

Read all about it! 2017 Midlands Regional Championships news reports

March 26 • Find out how the titles were won and lost with the full news reports from each section at the recent Midlands Regional Championships.


Greig

Llanrug set to seal Celtic/Nordic partnership

March 25 • An innovative musical link between Llanrug Band from north Wales and Tysnes Musikklag from Norway is set to be sealed at Caernafon Castle this April.


Grants for Arts

Market Rasen boosted by Grants for the Arts funding

March 25 • The Market Rasen Band gains substantial funding towards commissioning costs for new works in collaborative link with Black Dyke and composers William Himes and Paul Lovatt-Cooper.


Mummy delivery

Mummy's Day special at John Packer

March 24 • Why not treat the mummy in your life to something special — with free delivery too...


Kettering Citadel S A Band -

Tuesday 28 March • The Salvation Army Citadel. 66, Rockingham Road,. Kettering,. Northamptonshire NN16 8JU


Regent Hall Concerts - Royal Greenwich Brass Band

Friday 31 March • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London. SE7 8RE SE7 8RE


Concert - Grimethorpe Colliery: The Exchange

Saturday 1 April • Old Market Hill,Sturminster Newton, Dorset DT10 1FH


Sale Brass Band -

Saturday 1 April • Sale Sports Club, Clarenden Crescent, Sale, M33 2DE. . M33 2DE


Black Dyke Band - Malvern Festival Theatre

Saturday 1 April • Festival Theatre, Grange Road, Malvern WR14 3HB


North Somerset Community Brass

March 26 • front and back row cornets and also skin bashers wanted


Walsall Brass Band

March 25 • Walsall Brass Band are also looking for someone who would be interested in conducting the band.


Walsall Brass Band

March 25 • Walsall Brass Band are looking for:Cornets, Solo or 1st Horn,Baritone, 2nd Euphonium, 2nd Trombone,BbBass and Percussion.


Nicholas B. Hudson

FTCL LGSMD (Hons)
Musician | Trombonist | Educator