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Judges delighted by youth initiative success

March 21, 2019
The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators has been given top marks from the youngsters who took part in this year's Young Adjudicators scheme in Huddersfield and Stevenage


Top 25 ranking for University of Huddersfield

March 21, 2019
The University of Huddersfield is celebrating an elite level subject ranking.


Webster and Schwartz head to Germany

March 21, 2019
Roger Webster and Philippe Schwartz will be in Germany this weekend to lead three day course at Folkwang University of Arts Essen.


Wingates pioneer mental health workshop

March 21, 2019
Wingates Band is linking up with health care professionals and the Coop to run a free mental health workshop linked to the benefits of playing a brass band instrument.


Cory announce 2019 Composition Prize details

March 21, 2019
The fifth RWCMD & Cory Band Composition Prize competition is now open for 5 minutes of potential lasting fame...


Death of Gerald Harrison

March 21, 2019
The death has been announced of Gerald Harrison, the man who brought brass bands into the homes of millions of people.

Burry Port

Burry Port welcomes competitors ready to shine

March 21, 2019
Players of all ages and abilities can showcase their talents at the forthcoming West Wales Solo & Ensemble Day in Burry Port — so why not go along and see if you can win...

Brass Band Regensburg

Regensburg seek inspirational replacement

March 21, 2019
Brass Band Regensburg from Bavaria in Germany will say a fond farewell to their inspirational MD Christine Hartmann — with a new person needed to carry on her great work.


Wessex Summer School to celebrate half century of music making

March 21, 2019
The popular Wessex Band Summer School is celebrating 50 years of music making this year — and is looking to set up a reunion band to help recall great memories.


Coalburn look forward to Cheltenham challenge

March 21, 2019
The Coalburn Band is still celebrating after gaining their qualification trip to the National Finals later this year fuelled by players who have come through the organisation's ranks.


Radio: Sounds of Brass

March 21, 2019
The sound of music conducted by Michael Fowles is the feature this week on the programme hosted by Philip Hunt.

Tredegar Band players with MD Ian Porthouse

World Rankings — March update

March 20, 2019
Lots of movement throughout the rankings table following the round Regional Championships with Tredegar the biggest mover in the top 10 after their impressive win north Wales.

National Finals

2019 National Finalists confirmed

March 18, 2019
The list of bands who will challenge for National honours in the autumn is now complete following the last round of 2019 Regional contests on the weekend.


Report & Results: 2019 North of England Regional Championships

March 16, 2019
East Yorkshire Motor Services, J36 Brass, North Skelton, Bearpark & Esh and Tewit Silver claim the honours in Durham


Report & Results: 2019 London & Southern Counties Regional Championships

March 16, 2019
Friary, Amersham, Epsom & Ewell, Chichester City and Simon Langton Brass take the spoils at Stevenage.

Taff Vale

Report & Results: 2019 Welsh Regional Championships

March 16, 2019
Tredegar lead the way in Wales as they claim the Championship title, with section awards going to Goodwick, Newport Borough, Taff Vale and Gwaun Cae Gurwen


Brass makes debut at International Tchaikovsky Competition

March 15, 2019
For the first time ever, there will be a brass category in one of the world's most prestigious soloist competitions.


Fulham makes Parkhouse signing for Stevenage

March 15, 2019
Fulham Brass heads to Stevenage with a raft of new signings — headed by the ISB's baritone star Iain Parkhouse.

Big Shiny

New Quintacular release from Big Shiny Brass

March 15, 2019
A fantastic new quintet release is now available form Big Shiny Brass

Stoller Hall

Young Brass Award judges announced

March 15, 2019
An international panel of judges will decide who will win the 2019 Young Brass Award

Jackfield Band -

Friday 29 March • Dawley Town Hall, 6 New Street, Dawley TF4 3JR

Black Dyke Band - Boston

Saturday 30 March • Centenary Methodist Church, Boston, PE21 6NY

Contest: National Youth Brass Band Championships of Great B

Saturday 30 March • University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL

Black Dyke Band - Bury Parish Church

Thursday 4 April • The Rock, Bury BL9 0AH

Strata Brass -

Friday 5 April • Rockingham Centre. Hoyland Common. Barnsley S74 9DQ

The Corsham Band

March 26 • The band are currently looking for an experienced Front Row Cornet Player to join our friendly and enthusiastic team.

Shipston Town Band

March 25 • Fresh from winning the 4th Section at the ODBBA Winter Contest and our success at the Midland Area we are looking for a Bb Bass Eb Bass and a back row cornet as we prepare for our Summer Programme and our visit to Cheltenham in September for the finals

chadderton brass band

March 25 • Chadderton Band is a non-contesting band requiring players of any age and ability to come along to one of our rehearsals and give us a try. We are a friendly band playing at various concerts throughout the year. Conductor required also percussionist.

James McLeod

BMus (hons)
Euphonium Soloist, Teacher and Conductor