Test your Champions League knowledge and get your hands on a cracking starter cornet thanks to Band Supplies and a goal scoring footballer...
September 20 • James Nash heads to the Royal Academy of Music in London on a high after helping Leyland Band to a richly deserved sixth place at the British Open .
September 20 • Music from two giants of English composition to enjoy from Phillip Hunt — Vaughan Williams and Gustav Holst
September 19 • The youngsters of Elland Silver Youth Band will be in marathon mode on the weekend as they get ready for a 12 hour musical marathon to help raise funds for their next European adventure.
September 19 • The next generation of young tenor horn, baritone and euphonium players will have the opportunity to work with expert tutors at the RNCM in Manchester for free. So get in touch and find out more...
September 18 • The long standing musical partnership between the respected conductor Paul Dalton and the Freckleton Band has come to an end.
September 18 • More great music to send out to the banding world from Chris Helme in the heartland of Yorkshire...
September 18 • There are some great prizes up for grabs at the forthcoming Foden's Solo, Duet & Quartet Contest — from trophies and prizes to awards a new music commissions...
September 18 • The latest edition of the leading brass band magazine is now out — with reports, articles, features and reviews from around the globe.
September 17 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to John Collins, the conductor of Oldham (Lees) following their victory in the First Section National Championships.
September 15 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to a delighted Julian Bright, the conductor of the new Fourth Section Champion Band of Great Britain
September 15 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Kevin Gibbs - the conductor of Middleton Band - the new Second Section Champion Band of Great Britain.
September 11 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Cory MD, Philip Harper after his band claimed the British Open title at Symphony Hall
September 14 • Someone's prescribed destiny may well come true in Cheltenham on Sunday evening — although thankfully they won't have to pull a sword out of a stone to prove worthy of winning the First Section title.
September 13 • Stephen Bulla's powerful rhapsodic reflection on the military interventionist age we live in will prove a stern test of character for the bands looking to claim victory in their own National battle.
September 12 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks at a work of youthful personal reflections that will need careful consideration by the bands in the Third Section if they are to lift the National title.
September 11 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox takes a closer look at the test awaiting the 18 competitors in the Fourth Section this weekend — and wonders which band will come out on top to join the Cheltenham hall of fame...
August 15 • Cory Band. Conductor: Philip Harper. Soloists: Tom Hutchinson, Helen Williams, Glyn Williams, Steve Kane. Doyen Recordings: DOY CD371
August 14 • Foden's Band. Conductor: Michael Fowles. Doyen Recordings: DOY CD370
August 12 • Joseph Cook. Manger Musikklag. Conductor: Allan Withington. Doyen Recordings: DOY CD374
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Thursday 20 September • Blidworth Miners Welfare. Mansfield Road. Mansfield NG21 0AR
Friday 21 September • The course will take place at Manor Adventure â€“ Abernant Lake Hotel from Friday 21st September 2018 concluding with a mini concert for family member Ld5 4rr
Saturday 22 September • Lytham Methodist Church. Park Street. Lytham Saint Annes . FY8 5LU FY8 5LU
Saturday 22 September • St Mary's Church, Church Ln, Nantwich CW5 5RQ
Saturday 22 September • KKL, Europaplatz 1, 6005 Luzern, Switzerland 6002
September 18 • Settled in at Nottingham, Trent or Derby university and looking for a band? . . Newstead Brass and MD Jim Davies are always keen to welcome and support young players looking to develop their brass or percussion skills.
September 18 • #TeamAmington is looking for back row cornets, a tenor and bass trombone and a bass player or either flavour. We're a friendly band of mixes ages with a varied concert diary worked in around contests throughout the year.
September 18 • Under MD Duncan Beckley, Prospect Brass are on the look out for a BACK ROW CORNET player. Rehearsals are Mon/Fri 7-9pm in our very own bandroom which is within easy reach of Huddersfield & Wakefield.
Bass/Tenor Trombone Player, Adjudicator (Member of AoBBA) Occasional Conductor