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Brighouse Festival set for two days of great music making

The popular Brighouse Festival with its gala concert and great march & hymn tune contest will take place in July.

March contest
  The Brighouse Festival has become a popular weekend event for competitors and listeners alike.

This year's immensely popular Brighouse Festival of Brass will take place on the weekend of the 1st/2nd of July.

Weekend event

The two day event gets underway on Saturday 1st July at the Central Methodist Church Brighouse with a Gala Concert which this year features the Wardle Anderson Brass Band.

The March & Hymn Tune contest takes place the following day in the Town Hall Square, starting at 1.00pm, with bands from Championships to Youth level.

The March & Hymn Tune contest takes place the following day in the Town Hall Square, starting at 1.00pm, with bands from Championships to Youth level4BR


Bands wishing to take part should contact: as soon as possible.

Tickets for the free Gala Concert are available from Kirklees Music: 01484 722855


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