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4BR Test Piece Workshop Supplement

A repeat of the live 2015 4th Section Area test piece workshop with Editor Iwan Fox, David Hirst of ABBA and Tredegar Band under Ian Porthouse on An English Pastorale by Dean Jones

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Another chance to watch the recent live broadcast 2015 4th Section Area test piece workshop.

4BR Editor Iwan Fox is joined by David Hirst, Secretary of the Association of Brass Band Adjudicators and Ian Porthouse leading Tredegar Town Band as viewers ask questions as the trio take a forensic look at 'An English Pastorale' by Dean Jones.



Frth

Firth cornet continues to sound on national stage

July 23 • The great Edwin Firth's cornet continues to create media interest and a wonderful sound 100 years after its owners tragic death.


NYBBS

180! Scottish Youth Bands get ready for showcase concerts

July 23 • 180 talented young players are in Perthshire working hard under tutors and MDs on the annual National Youth Brass Bands of Scotland course.


Cockerton

Hunter takes the helm at Cockerton

July 23 • Andy Hunter has become the new Musical Director of Cockerton Prize Band.


Childs

NHS pride for Childs family

July 23 • Dr Robert Childs tells 4BR that the recent 70th anniversary celebrations of the NHS has had a special family connection.


Roberts Bakery Band - Bluedot Festival

Saturday 21 July • Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre. . The University of Manchester. . Macclesfield, Cheshire SK11 9DL


Medway Band - Higham Church Annual Prom

Saturday 21 July • St. Marys Church. 1 Abbey Farm Cottages . Church Street. Higham. Rochester . ME3 7LS


Lofthouse Brass Band - Oxenhope Railway Station

Sunday 22 July • Oxenhope Railway Station, The Railway Station, Station Road, Haworth BD22 8NJ BD22 8NJ


Tendring Brass - Opening Night Concert of the Frinton Mission 2018

Saturday 28 July • Greensward,. Frinton on Sea,. Essex CO13 9DN


Lofthouse Brass Band - Filey Bandstand

Sunday 29 July • Filey Bandstand, The Crescent, Filey YO14 9JS YO14 9JS


Walsall Brass Band

July 22 • Walsall Brass Band need a 1st Tenor Horn player & 2 or 3 Cornet players for an event on Sunday 5th August 2 - 4 pm


Flixton Band

July 22 • With an exciting time ahead, Flixton band invite applications for FRONT ROW CORNET. As we prepare to move into 1st section next year we are looking to complete our line up for Cheltenham in September


Frampton on Severn Silver Band

July 22 • We are a friendly non-contesting band in Gloucestershire looking for players, particularly cornets, baritone and basses, but all are welcome. We play at many local events and bandstand jobs, and practice on Tuesday evenings just off Junction 13 of the M5.


Simon Gresswell


Conductor, adjudicator, tutor, tuba specialist