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Radio: World of Brass

More great music on the airwaves from John Maines

  More great music from John Maines

World of Brass Radio

John Maines invites you to listen to World of Brass Radio

A new programme every Friday heard 24/7 52 weeks! Also catch up with previous programmes. Listen now to the latest episode from 19th May

www.worldofbrassradio.com or click on the radio icon on: www.worldofbrass.com

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13th April 2018:

Grand March from Tannhauser (Richard Wagner)
Conductor: Elgar Howarth

The Bartered Bride (Bedrich Smetana)
Conductor: Dr. Robert Childs

The Victory Call (Andrew Blyth)
Boscombe SA
Soloist: Craig Snell
Conductor: Howard Evans

Carnival Overture (Antonin Dvorak)
Conductor: Garry Cutt

Fancy's Knell (Gilbert Vinter)
Eminence Brass

The Prayer (Carole Bayer Sager)
Bellshill SA
Conductor: Yvonne Ferguson

Freikugeln Polka (Johann Strauss)
Conductor: Simon Stonehouse

High Peak (Eric Ball)
Black Dyke Mills
Conductor: Geoffrey Brand

All You Need is Love (arr. Dorothy Gates)
New York Staff Band
Conductor: Ronald Waiksnoris

March Slave (Tchaikovsky)
Black Dyke
Conductor: Prof. Nicholas Childs


Report & Results: 2018 New South Wales BBA

October 15 • Warringah Concert Brass retains its New South Wales State title.

Last Post Home

Brighouse to sound Last Post Home

October 15 • Brighouse & Rastrick has linked up with Honley Male Voice Choir to help commemorate the end of the First World War


Brass Band World magazine: Latest edition out now

October 15 • The latest edition of Brass Band World magazine is now out — and its packed with plenty of things to read and enjoy...


Report & Results: 2018 West Wales BBA Welsh League Contest

October 14 • Llwydcoed lead the way in the second leg of the 2018 Welsh League series — with wins for

Besses o' th' Barn Band - Celebration Concert

Friday 19 October • Shaw Playhouse 2. 2 Newtown Street, Oldham Ol2 8NX

Regent Hall Concerts - Royal Northern College of Music Brass Band

Friday 19 October • Regent Hall. (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street Opp. RESERVED. London. W1C 2DJ

Black Dyke Band - Elsecar Heritage Centre Barnsley

Saturday 20 October • Elsecar Heritage Centre Wath Road Elsecar Barnsley S74 8HJ

Woodfalls Band - Wellstead Community Choir

Saturday 20 October • Chandlers Ford Methodist Church. Winchester Rd, Chandler's Ford, Hants SO53 2GJ

St Albans City Band - Parmiters School

Saturday 20 October • Dagnall Street Baptist Church, 1 Cross Street, St Albans AL3 5EE

Thundersley Brass Band

October 15 • Thundersley Brass Band are inviting applicants for: Soprano Cornet, 2nd Tenor Horn, to complete our line-up on a permanent basis from October 2018. This represents a fantastic opportunity to join a friendly top level brass band in the London/Essex area

Tongwynlais Temperance Band

October 13 • Tongwynlais Band have an immediate vacancy for a Solo Euphonium player to lead the section for the remainder of the year and into the 2019 contest season. The band have concerts scheduled for 2018 in Cardiff and looking to return to the Welsh Open in Feb.

Thurcroft Welfare

October 12 • Solo Horn and tutti cornet vacancies. Thurcroft Welfare are looking for a solo horn player and also a tutti cornet to join our happy ranks! Rehearsing Tuesdays and Thursdays in our own band room close to Junc 1 M18 near Rotherham/Doncaster/Maltby.

John Ward

Conductor, Adjudicator