A small Yorkshire village with a distant brass band past is hoping the lottery can help return the sound of brass to the dales.
July 23 • The great Edwin Firth's cornet continues to create media interest and a wonderful sound 100 years after its owners tragic death.
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.
July 23 • Andy Hunter has become the new Musical Director of Cockerton Prize Band.
July 23 • Dr Robert Childs tells 4BR that the recent 70th anniversary celebrations of the NHS has had a special family connection.
Saturday 21 July • Jodrell Bank Discovery Centre. . The University of Manchester. . Macclesfield, Cheshire SK11 9DL
Saturday 21 July • St. Marys Church. 1 Abbey Farm Cottages . Church Street. Higham. Rochester . ME3 7LS
Sunday 22 July • Oxenhope Railway Station, The Railway Station, Station Road, Haworth BD22 8NJ BD22 8NJ
Saturday 28 July • Greensward,. Frinton on Sea,. Essex CO13 9DN
Sunday 29 July • Filey Bandstand, The Crescent, Filey YO14 9JS YO14 9JS
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
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
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.
MA, B.Ed (Hons), LTCL
Conductor, adjudicator and arranger