facebook twitter rss vimeo shop label

*
banner

Harrison's Dream

4BR talks to trumpeter Mark Harrison following his acclaimed solo performance at the RNCM Festival of Brass.

Harrison

 



4BR managed to catch up with trumpeter Mark Harrison following his scorching performance of 'Tango' by Gavin Higgins at the RNCM Festival of Brass.

Oslo

The third year student told 4BR Editor Iwan Fox about the preparation work he had to put into the performance on both flugel and trumpet, as well as his current development as a player as he studies for a year in Oslo.



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.


Phillip Littlemore

GGSM, AoBBA Member
Conductor, Band Trainer, Adjudicator, Arranger, Teacher and Publisher