The Brass Show headed to Repton School to enjoy the music making from the National Childrens Band of Great Britain under Director of Music Prof Nicholas Childs
August 20 • The vastly experienced Stephen Tighe takes on the MD role at Kippax Band.
August 20 • More great brass band music from Phillip Hunt
August 19 • The small performance amendments to the British Open test-piece 'A Brussels Requiem' remain — with agreement of the composer.
August 17 • The Royal Northern College of Music has announced an innovative conducting link to North West champion Foden's.
August 17 • There is a superb fully refurbished 922 round stamp Boosey & Hawkes BBb tuba ready for a new home at Band Supplies Leeds.
August 17 • The experienced Mark Ager will take over the conducting lead of City of Norwich Band with Cheltenham on the horizon.
August 17 • Four entertaining Scottish bands will have their efforts scrutinised by some fearless judges — and an audience — at Johnstone Town Hall later this month.
August 17 • The final touches are being out in place for the opening of the brand new Geneva Group showroom in Stockton on Tees on the weekend.
August 19 • The Brass Show headed to Repton to enjoy the music making from the National Childrens Band of Great Britain under Director of Music Prof Nicholas Childs
August 6 • The Brass Show headed to the beautiful Hardwick House to meet up with Steven Mead and the delegates and tutors on the 2018 Bolsover Summer School
August 3 • Prof Nicholas Childs and four star tutors on the recent IBBSS course make the draw for the 2018 Brass Showcase event in Johnstone
July 17 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox meets the legendary euphonium player Lyndon Baglin
August 16 • A prime time television series about aviation expansion, big business interests, venal politicians, bureaucracy and a brass band. A recipe for a biting modern day political satire or a terrible 1980s sit-com...?
August 9 • Two concert snapshots from over a century ago shed an intriguing light on musical tastes and future destinies...
August 8 • Music by one of the 20th century's greatest composers, Benjamin Britten, will be performed as a test-piece for the first time at the First Section National Finals in Cheltenham in September.
July 31 • With three major British contests looming on the horizon, Tim Mutum wonders if the days of the treasured contest programme are numbered.
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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Sunday 19 August • London Southend Airport, Southend-on-Sea, Essex SS26YU
Sunday 19 August • Ibstock Showground. Pretoria Road. Ibstock. Leicestershire LE676LN
Saturday 1 September • Duchy Rd, Harrogate HG1 2EY
Saturday 8 September • Broad Street, Birmingham. B1 2EA
Sunday 9 September • Broad St, Birmingham B1 2EA
August 19 • We are a friendly non-contesting band in Gloucestershire looking for players, particularly cornets, baritone and basses, but all are welcome. We play at many local events and bandstand jobs, and practice on Tuesday evenings just off Junction 13 of the M5.
August 19 • Trombone players needed! Due to relocation, Trentham Brass Band have vacancies in their trombone section. We are a friendly band based in Stoke-on-Trent, rehearsing on Friday and Sunday evenings in our own band room. Confidentiality guaranteed.
August 19 • Friendly 3rd section band, Jubilee brass oxford are looking to complete their trombone & bass sections. We are a sociable friendly group who practice twice a week. All other instruments welcome, come along and see what we are about, you will be welcome
MA (Dist), Mus.B (hons), ARCM (hons), LRAM, LTCL, PGCE
Conductor, composer, arranger, tutor and pianist