The Winners 2002: more... There have been over 150 contests of sorts during 2002, and we have the list of as many winners as we could find. See if your band won something in the last 12 months..... 29.12.02
Breathless Churchill Society The Churchill Society respond to 4BR about our article and support for Conelia Parkers "Breathless" work of art. date: 18.02.02
Now and Then David Read, one of our leading adjudicators gives his views on the banding scene of today and of yesteryear. date: 17.02.02
Wanabe a Conductor? Robert Childs, MD of BAYV Cory gives an insight into preparing a lower section test piece for the Regionals. date: 16.02.02
2002 Norwegian Championships Preview We take a a look at this years contest at the Greig Hall Bergen. Full details of all the bands, profiles, test pieces and own choices being played and of course our predictions. date: 07.02.02
Yeovil in Retrospect We take a retrospective look back at Mount Charles victory at the first big entertainment contest of the year, plus details of what all the bands played. date: 04.02.02
Yeovil Contest Preview The first big contest of the year takes place in Yeovil. We have all the details of the runners and riders, plus the usual dodgy prediction. date: 02.02.02
Tim Mutum's Long Player Reviews The leading brass band record collector reviews two of his favourite LP's (remember them?) from Mirrlees and Black Dyke, many moons ago date: 27.01.02
January 28 • CORNET VACANCY. Do you live near Oxford and looking for a band to play in? We have exciting opportunities for brass and percussion players who are keen to join a friendly and inclusive musical group.
January 28 • Tired of Contesting? Concert Brass Poynton seek a Bass, Front Row Cornet and Trombone player. Not a learner band. Higher section players should enjoy our rehearsal. Rehearing Weds, 8.00 to 10.00pm in Poynton (between Stockport & Macclesfield.
January 27 • Mereside Brass (Rudheath, Northwich, Cheshire) are looking for a front row CORNET, possibly PRINCIPAL for the right player. We are a friendly 4th Section band, currently not contesting but with a sensible calendar of jobs and band social events