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Black Dyke stars lead trom day

May 15, 2019
Brett Baker and Paul Woodward lead the way in a great Black Day Trombone Day in Mansfield.


Dr Brett Baker takes on Education Consultant role at Geneva Group

May 4, 2019
Black Dyke trombonist to take a change of musical direction to become an integral part of the expanding Geneva Group.

Back Dyke

Black Dyke announce new soprano signing

May 3, 2019
Connor Lennon replaces purple with black as he heads to the Queensbury soprano cornet seat with immediate effect.


Marshall to lead cornet spotlight in Leeds

April 11, 2019
Richard Marshall is inviting cornet players to join his spotlight masterclass as part of the forthcoming Black Dyke Festival

Dyke Festival

Black Dyke launches 2019 Festival

March 22, 2019
The popular event — packed with masterclasses and workshops and topped by a huge afternoon gala concert at Leeds Town Hall has been launched by Black Dyke — so make sure you sign up.

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Black Dyke to showcase Seascapes preparation

February 23, 2019
The defending Yorkshire Regional Champion will be holding an open rehearsal ahead of their title defence in Morley Town Hall next week.


Lost and found for Childs

February 18, 2019
It seems Prof Nicholas Childs should have doffed his cap to the contest pavilion on reaching his century of wins a little earlier than first thought...


Marshall already off to a busy start to 2019

January 20, 2019
The New Year has just started, but Black Dyke's principal cornet has already been on his musical travels...

Haydn Griffiths

Dyke to pay musical tribute to Haydn

January 19, 2019
Black Dyke will pay a special musical tribute next month to one of the great figures of Yorkshire banding — Haydn Griffiths MBE


Saynor heads to Queensbury

January 5, 2019
One of the banding world's finest tuba players will swap the light blue of Fairey for the black, red and gold of Black Dyke.


Black Dyke breaks through 20,000 barrier

November 22, 2018
Black Dyke becomes the first British rass band to break through the 20,000 'Likes' barrier on Facebook.

Black Dyke awards

Black Dyke honour players at awards evening

November 21, 2018
Black Dyke's annual Awards Gala Dinner saw the presentation of their Pondasher of the Year and Bandsman of the Year accolades.

Black Dyke

Black Dyke look for tuba

November 10, 2018
Black Dyke is looking to appoint a Eb tuba player — so if you are interested you need to get in touch.

Senzoku Gakuen College

Japanese brass band movement reaches new stage

November 1, 2018
Black Dyke Director of Music Prof Nicholas Childs tells 4BR that he believes the Japanese brass band movement has reached a new stage of established development following his latest visit to the country.


Childs reinforces 40 year Japanese link

October 31, 2018
Prof Nicholas Childs has renewed his musical link with the Senzoku Gakuen College of Music in Tokyo, with news of a 2019 trip to Japan for the Queensbury Band.


Black Dyke ready to showcase their Handel work

October 2, 2018
The Yorkshire champion will be holding their open rehearsal this week ahead of their Albert Hall challenge.


Black Dyke's Metropolis makes its mark on classical charts

September 27, 2018
Black Dyke's latest CD release, 'Metropolis 1927' has entered the foremost classical music charts.


4BR Shop: Pre-order Metropolis 1927: Black Dyke's latest CD release on the Naxos label

September 4, 2018
You can now place your order for Black Dyke's latest CD — celebrating the 60th birthday of composer Peter Graham.

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Black Dyke to showcase Brussels preview

August 30, 2018
The Yorkshire champion announce that they will hold their Open rehearsal ahead of their Symphony Hall challenge

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Imperial Echoes for Black Dyke in Austria

July 19, 2018
The Yorkshire champion returns from a very special Proms appearance in Innsbruck with the imperial echoes of the applause still ringing in their ears.

Foden's Band - St Michaels & All Angels Church

Saturday 25 May • Egerton Road, Ashton on Ribble, Preston PR2 1AJ

St Pinnock Brass Band - Rock Choir Cornwall

Sunday 26 May • Sterts Theatre, . Sterts, . Liskeard, . PL14 5AZ PL14 5AZ

Contest: All England International Masters

Sunday 26 May • The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering Conference Centre, Thurston Drive NN15 6PB

Lewes, Glynde and Beddingham Brass Band - Eastbourne Bandstand - 1812 concert

Wednesday 29 May • Bandstand, Grand Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3AD

Black Dyke Band - George Lawton Hall, Mossley

Thursday 30 May • George Lawton Hall, Stamford St, Mossley, Ashton-under-Lyne OL5 0HR

Stannington Brass Band

May 23 • A rare opportunity has arisen to join one of Sheffield's leading bands with a vacancy for an EEb TUBA PLAYER to complete our bass section. We have a good band room atmosphere and a calendar of interesting concerts and contests.

Horbury Victoria Band

May 22 • Horbury Victoria Band.. Preparing in good time for section one next year require Solo Euphonium and Front Row Cornet.. A not too busy, friendly and happy band. Rehearsal Wednesday 8pm

Hathersage Band

May 22 • BBb Bass to join in our music making under MD Andy Furmidge. Hathersage Brass Band is a non-contesting band whose friendly members enjoy performing at Village Galas and Fetes as well as several Christmas concerts.

Stuart Black

BA (Hons) Music
Conductor, Teacher, Flugel soloist