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Death of Arnold Walker

January 8, 2015
The death has been announced of the well known and respected musician Arnold Walker.

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Euro Brass undergoes revamp

January 7, 2015
The former Euro Brass contest in Drachten will now become the Dutch Open with a new format following a major contest overhaul.

Long Eaton Band

New home for the new year for Long Eaton

January 7, 2015
The Long Eaton Silver Prize Band will enjoy the comforts of a new home in 2015.

Centre Stage

Uniformity at Centre Stage

January 7, 2015
The twin arms of the successful Centre Stage business will come under one new company banner.

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Get your event listed FREE for 2015

January 7, 2015
With the new contesting season due to start in ten days time, find out if your event is listed for the 2015 contest season on 4BR?


 Interview with ABBA Chairman Alan Morrison

January 7, 2015
4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Alan Morrison, the Chairman of the Association of Brass Band Adjudicators.


Awards for Whitburn prize winners

January 7, 2015
Scottish Open champion dishes out the gongs after a successful 2014 campaign.

Troms against Cancer

American patrol boosts Troms against Cancer

January 7, 2015
There will be a welcome contingent of American friends flying in to support the Trombones against Cancer initiative at Butlins this year.


Tuba triumphs at Abertillery awards night

January 7, 2015
It was the players from the lower end of the band that scooped the gongs at Abertillery Band's recent annual awards night.


Kippax announce conducting brace

January 7, 2015
The Kippax Band will gain conducting support from some experienced former MDs for Butlins and Bradford.

Unite the Union

Unite we stand for three more years

January 7, 2015
Unite the Union will be raising their banner high at brass band events for another three years thanks to renewal of sponsorship agreement.

Derwent Brass

Derwent departures for stalwarts

January 7, 2015
Derwent Brass will be missing two of their longest serving stalwarts this season.

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Funeral of Bob Archer

January 7, 2015
There has been a slight change in the funeral service details for the late Bob Archer.

Guide Dogs charity

Guide Dog help for Bennett and Batten

January 7, 2015
Paul Bennett and Richard Batten have helped the Shirley Band raise much needed funds for the Guide Dogs charity.

Noel Fest

Elf service not under threat at Silkstone

January 7, 2015
A wonderful Old Silkstone Christmas concert showed locals that the elf service is in fine fettle...

Black Dyke Band

World Rankings: End of year update

January 4, 2015
Time to reflect on who were the biggest winners and losers over the past 12 months.

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Hampton takes on top role at Newstead

January 4, 2015
22 year old Mathew Hampton has become the new principal cornet of Newstead Brass.

New presidents

Presidential roles for Spennymoor stalwarts

January 4, 2015
Two of Spennymoor Town Band's finest stalwarts will now take on Presidential duties...

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Greater Gwent in concert

January 4, 2015
The Greater Gwent Youth Band will be performing its end of course concert in Newport this afternoon.

Troms against Cancer

Wilby provides sixth premiere for Cancer initiative

January 3, 2015
Prof Philip Wilby is the sixth renowned composer to provide a new work for Kevin Holdgate's ‘Trombones against Breast Cancer’ fund raising initiative at Butlins.

Tredegar Town Band - Mussorgsky meets Mozart

Wednesday 20 June • ROYAL BIRMINGHAM CONSERVATOIRE, Birmingham City University, 200 Jennens Rd, Birmingham. B4 7XR

Black Dyke Band - Halifax Choral Society

Saturday 23 June • Victoria Theatre, 2 Fountain St, Halifax HX1 1BP

The Marple Band - The Marple Band presents Music from Musicals

Saturday 23 June • Stockport Grammar School. Buxton Road. Stockport SK2 7AF

Elland Silver Band - Elland Silver Band

Saturday 23 June • Blackley Blackley Church Prospect View Elland HX5 0TD

York Railway Institute Band - Dan Thomas - Euphonium

Saturday 23 June • Central Methodist Church. St Saviourgate. York. YO1 8NQ YO1 8NQ

Witney Town Band

June 19 • A friendly 4th section band based in West Oxfordshire require Front row cornet and Second Horn. We rehearse from 7:30 - 9.30pm pm every Tuesday at Witney Methodist Church, High Street, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX28 6HG. .

Torbay Brass Band

June 19 • Torbay Brass Band is looking for trombone and cornet players to join their current set up. We are a friendly hard working group who really would welcome such players into our fold. So if you are looking to join a band or returning to playing....?

Crewe Brass

June 19 • Crewe Brass currently have vacancies for Eb and BBb Bass, Baritone, and Cornet. We are a friendly, social first section band with a good mix of concerts and contests, and rehearse on Monday and Friday evenings in Shavington, Crewe.

Dr. Stephen Arthur Allen

D. Phil. (Oxon) [Ph.D Oxford University], GBSM, LTCL, ABSM, ALCM, Cert. Ed.