The Yorkshire Champion, Brighouse & Rastrick led by Dr David Thornton make it a quartet of Saddleworth & Oldham District Whit Friday titles boosted by over £8,000 in prize money.
June 18 • Black Dyke will hold an open rehearsal ahead of its BrassPass Band of the Year challenge this weekend — with a trio of world premiere works being given an airing.
June 17 • The Earby Band has paid its tribute to those who took part in the historic D Day Landings as well as a hero of their own.
June 17 • Milnrow claims the silverware at Hebden Bridge.
June 17 • The experienced Frank Hoyland has become the new MD at East Riding of Yorkshire Band.
June 17 • Skelmanthorpe takes the march and hymn tune honours at Morley
June 17 • Brass and voice come together to help raise funds for wonderful projects in Kenya.
June 17 • Besses o' th' Barn Band welcome a trio of new signings.
June 17 • Flowers claim a third French Open title in Amboise
May 2 • You can still enjoy the action from a memorable 2019 European Brass Band Championships
March 30 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to conductor Chris Jeans of the 2019 National Youth Champions of Great Britain, Youth Brass 2000.
March 30 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Darren Henley OBE, CEO of Arts Council England who was a welcome visitor to the 2019 National Youth Championships on the weekend
March 30 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to two of the players from Wardle Academy School Band after they won the Intermediate Section of the 2019 National Youth Championships.
June 13 • Malcolm Wood looks forward to what could be the start of a new era in the long history of the famous Whit Friday contests...
May 18 • All the action from the 2019 British Open Spring Festival — as it happened.
May 16 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks ahead but not down on the thrills and spills of the trio of Spring Festival qualification contests at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool this weekend.
May 15 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox picks five points of interest that emerged from the recent European Championships in Montreux.
June 16 • Foden's Band. Conductors: Michael Fowles & Russell Gray. Soloists: Mark Wilkinson, Gary Curtin. Featuring: Richard Evans (vocalist); Robin Dewhurst (piano). Doyen Recordings: CD 391
June 15 • Conductors: Prof Nicholas J Childs; Dr Brett Baker; Richard Marshall. Leeds Town Hall. Sunday 2nd June
June 14 • Conductor: Michael Fowles. St Andrew's Hall . Norwich. Sunday 2nd June
|2||Valaisia Brass Band||972.33|
|4||Brighouse and Rastrick||816.55|
|5||Paris Brass Band||741.40|
|8||Brass Band Willebroek||372.60|
Saturday 22 June • St. Saviours Church, South Street, Eastbourne BN21 4UT
Saturday 22 June • Hunts Bank, Manchester M3 1DA
Saturday 22 June • Blackley Baptist Church Blackley Elland HX5 0TD
Saturday 22 June • Richmond Hall, Richmond Avenue, Benfleet, Essex SS7 5HA
Saturday 22 June • West Side Presbyterian Church. 6 South Monroe Street. Ridgewood, NJ 07450
June 18 • The band are currently looking for an experienced Back Row Cornet Player to sit on 2nd Cornet. We are a newly promoted Second Section band with a friendly and enthusiastic team.
June 17 • SOLO CORNET & PRINCIPAL Eb BASS in this Yorkshire Championship Band.. Rehearsals MON/WED,bandroom 5 mins from J35/36 M1 (Hoyland). MD Jonathan Bates.. Sensible concert/contest schedule,good bandroom atmosphere.. Challenging exciting music guaranteed.
June 17 • Witney Town Band have a vacancy for a Principal Euphonium. . Rehearsals are once per week on Tuesday evenings - 7:30pm - 9:30pm at the Methodist Church in Witney, OX28 6HG.
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