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Norman Knapton

Death of Norman Knapton

February 21, 2024
The passing has been announced of the respected musician and brass band supporter Norman Knapton.


De MAESENEER

De Maeseneer project to give horn repertoire major boost

February 21, 2024
A raft of significant composers will provide Belgian performer Tim De Maeseneer with new works for tenor horn as part of landmark recording and performance project.


wANTAGE

Childs plans base camp assault on High Peak with Wantage

February 21, 2024
Dr Robert Childs has helped Wantage Concert Brass plan their 'High Peak' assault in Stevenage.


Elevate

Elevate programme opens for third round

February 21, 2024
If your band is looking to try and expand its musical horizons in different ways then the third round of the BBE Elevate project has just been launched.


Red Admiral

New entertainment contest launched to celebrate Red Admiral anniversary

February 21, 2024
A brand new entertainment contest with equal prize money across the sections will be held later this year.


John Maundell

RNCM Founding Principal to be honoured with sculpture

February 20, 2024
The contribution of Sir John Manduell CBE in helping to create the Royal Northern College of Music is to be marked with the unveiling of a new sculpture at the conservatoire.


Manx Concert Brass

Manx ready to create top section history

February 20, 2024
Manx Concert Brass will become the first band form the Isle of Man to play in the top section at the Regional Championships this year.


Scottish Festival

Tuba Festival extends application date

February 20, 2024
Players with a professional ambition have a bit more time to apply for a place on the Scottish International Tuba Festival.


Elland

Tesco cash boost for Elland's free taster sessions

February 20, 2024
Elland Silver Band has received a grand boost to its great outreach work.


Brass at the Castle

BBE helps gain Brass at the Castle

February 20, 2024
A fantastic new day of community, music making and shared heritage has gained invaluable financial funding thanks to the work of BBE Fundraiser Beth Lambert.


Ian Thomspon

Death of Ian Thompson

February 20, 2024
The death has been announced of Black Dyke Band trustee, vice-president and supporter Ian Thompson.


Roston

Royston gains three year respite from huge lease increase

February 20, 2024
A three year step in the right direction sees Royston Town Band saved from huge lease increase.


oCEAN bRASS

Report & Results: 2024 ODBBA Winter Contest

February 20, 2024
Verwood, Jackfield, Ocean, Welwyn, Witney and Hook Norton enjoy a late Winter celebration as they taste test-piece success at the Oxfordshire & District contest.


Sunday Bandstand

Radio: Sunday Bandstand 18th February

February 20, 2024
More great brass band music to enjoy from Chris Helme.


Newstead

Report & Results: 2024 NEMBBA Contest

February 18, 2024
Newstead, Unite the Union, Hatfield & Askern Colliery, Dronfield Genquip, Whitwell, Ratby Crescendo and Shirland Training enjoy the weekend at Normanton.


UniBrass

Report & Results: 2024 UniBrass Championships

February 17, 2024
There are student victories for Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and Lancaster University Brass Band at the UniBrass Championships in Warwick.


Ebbw Valley

Report & Result: 2024 Welsh Open Entertainment Contest

February 17, 2024
Ebbw Valley claim the cross border entertainment honours in Newport


RNCM

New Wobplay additions to RNCM International Brass Band Festival highlights

February 17, 2024
The concerts of Foden's, Treize Etoiles, Tredegar, Black Dyke and the RNCM Brass Band are now available to enjoy on the Wobplay media platform — with more to come.


UnIbRASS

UniBrass Championships ready for student exams

February 17, 2024
The only student studying today will be on the music on the stands in front of them on stage as the UniBrass Championships take place at Warwick Arts Centre.


AMPCharity

AMP Charity aims to create more youth opportunities with new image

February 17, 2024
The AMP youth charity aims to increase its impact and reach — including its links to organisations such as Brass Bands England


Frank Rothwell

Rothwell record adds to charity cause

February 16, 2024
The remarkable Frank Rothwell has rowed the Atlantic again to help raise funds for Alzheimer's Research UK charity.


Elgar Winter School

Winter School addition to Elgar attractions

February 16, 2024
A new Elgar International Winter School course will take place this December.


Ron Bligh

Death of Ron Bligh

February 16, 2024
The death has been announced of Woodfalls Band stalwart Ron Bligh.


fAIREY

KNDS Fairey on a 'igh from downunder release

February 16, 2024
A new digital EP release by KNDS Fairey Band has a very English inspiration from Australian composer Jared McCunnie.


Welsh Open

Extra time needed for Welsh Open

February 16, 2024
Bands and supporters heading to Newport for the Welsh Open should give themselves a little extra time to get to the venue.




Norman Knapton

Death of Norman Knapton

February 21 • The passing has been announced of the respected musician and brass band supporter Norman Knapton.


De MAESENEER

De Maeseneer project to give horn repertoire major boost

February 21 • A raft of significant composers will provide Belgian performer Tim De Maeseneer with new works for tenor horn as part of landmark recording and performance project.


wANTAGE

Childs plans base camp assault on High Peak with Wantage

February 21 • Dr Robert Childs has helped Wantage Concert Brass plan their 'High Peak' assault in Stevenage.


Elevate

Elevate programme opens for third round

February 21 • If your band is looking to try and expand its musical horizons in different ways then the third round of the BBE Elevate project has just been launched.


London Central Fellowship Band - The International Staff Band in Cambridge

Saturday 24 February • Wesley Methodist Church, Christ's Pieces, Cambridge CB1 1LG


Contest: North West Regional Championships

Sunday 25 February • Winter Gardens Complex, Church Street, Blackpool FY1 1HU


Contest: Midlands Regional Championships

Saturday 2 March • Corby Business Academy, Gretton Road, Corby NN17 5EB


Haverhill Silver Band - Waterbeach Brass - Spring Concert

Saturday 2 March • Histon Baptist Church, Station Road, Histon, Cambridge CB24 9LQ


Contest: Yorkshire Regional Championships

Saturday 2 March • Corporation Street, Huddersfield HD1 2TA


Mereside Brass

February 20 • Mereside Brass (Rudheath, Northwich) are looking for a FRONT ROW CORNET, position negotiable. We are a friendly 4th Section band restarting contesting this year and with a sensible calendar of jobs and band social events. Come and give us a try!


Haverhill Silver Band

February 19 • Play Bb (or Eb) bass and want to compete at the Spring Festival and Whit Friday? . . Due to work commitments, Haverhill Silver Band (L&SC Champions 2022) have a vacancy for a talented Bb or Eb bass player to join us after the areas.


London Central Fellowship Band

February 16 • We are currently recruiting a back-row cornet player, a Solo Cornet player, a Tenor horn player and a percussionist.


Andrew White

MA(Ed Man), B Ed (Hons), BBCM, ADNCB, PGCE, Cert Ed
Conductor, Arranger, Adjudicator & Educationist


               

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