Annual General Meeting sees Brass Bands England confident of being in the position to offer enhanced benefits to increased membership.
February 21 • The cooperation band has received another major boost ahead of its Scottish Championship challenge as it benefits immediately from a renewed partnership link to Geneva Instruments.
February 21 • The Wantage Band organisation certainly worked Besson star Owen Farr hard on his recent visit!
February 21 • If you want to hear each of the Area test-pieces ahead of the Yorkshire Area then now is your chance...
February 21 • You can't beat something for nothing every Friday...
February 21 • National Champion looks ahead to Blackpool and beyond with a big thank you to their Patrons and to their former Composer in Residence Andy Scott.
February 21 • North East band to celebrate 25 years of sponsor support with the creation of a new music academy and youth band to inspire the next generation of brass band players in their area.
February 20 • Allegro Optical leads the way in helping musicians overcome problems with their vision — with a special focus on those in brass bands...
February 20 • Allan Withington is set to explore the fragrance of music on his latest Conducting Summer School course.
January 8 • 4BR travels to Manchester to see euphonium virtuoso David Childs recording four concerto works with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
November 26 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox recently met up with composer Simon Dobson in Montreux to talk Glass, GRAMMYs and rock and roll..
November 26 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox rounds up with his final thoughts on what was a memorable 2018 Swiss National Championships in Montreux
November 25 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Arsene Duc, the conductor of the 2018 Swiss National Champion, Valaisia Brass Band
February 6 • Almost half a million people know a bit more about the musical joys of the tenor horn and baritone thanks to the success of the Saxhorn Fest led by Katrina Marzella-Wheeler and Helen Varley.
January 24 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks forward to the most vital showcase for brass banding excellence in the UK at the RNCM Brass Band Festival in Manchester this weekend.
January 13 • All the action from the 2019 Butlins Mineworkers Championship — As it happened.
January 10 • The overture to the 2019 contesting year is provided at Skegness this weekend when 70 bands battle for the Butlins accolades and hefty cash prizes...
February 18 • Conductor: Ian Porthouse. UniBrass Championship Gala Concert. Theatr Bryn Terfel. Bangor University. Saturday 2nd February
February 17 • Conductor: Glyn Williams. Immanuel United Reform Church. Swindon . Saturday 26th January
February 16 • Burns Night Celebration. Conductor: Major Ian Johnson. Guards Chapel. Friday 25th January
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Saturday 23 February • The Vera Fletcher Hall. 4 Embercourt Road. Thames Ditton Surrey KT7 0LQ
Saturday 23 February • Broughton Fields Primary School. Milton Road. Broughton MK10 9LS
Saturday 23 February • 9 Church St, Doncaster DN1 1RD
Saturday 23 February • Brooksbank School Victoria road Elland H50QG
Sunday 24 February • The Hawth in Crawley, West Sussex RH10 6YZ
February 21 • Player relocating for work so we need to fill our 1st Baritone vacancy. Tuesday evening rehearsals in Loughton, MK just off A5. About 11 engagements per year and 5/6 contest (including Butlins) plus opportunities for small group work.
February 21 • Vacancies have arisen for a front row CORNET and EB BASS to complete our line up. Rehearse on Mondays in our own bandroom, friendly well attended rehearsals. It's our centenary year so CD, concert with Tom Hutchinson tour to France, plus contests booked..
February 21 • Due to work commitments, a vacancy has arisen for a Tenor Trombone player. First or Second position available. We are a newly promoted Second Section band with a friendly and enthusiastic team.
Conductor and Adjudicator