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Radio: Sounds of Brass

More music from Phillip Hunt — including a fond remembrance of the composer Darrol Barry.

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  More music from Phillip Hunt

BBC SOUNDS OF BRASS Worldwide

BROADCAST ON BBC RADIO CORNWALL, DEVON, GUERNSEY & JERSEY EVERY SUNDAY EVENING @ 7.00pm and on BRISTOL, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, SOMERSET SOUND, SWINDON & WILTSHIRE Sunday 12am to 1am.

PRODUCED AND PRESENTED WEEKLY BY PHILLIP HUNT since 1985.

AVAILABLE LIVE AND LISTEN AGAIN EVERY WEEK ON THE WORLD WIDE WEB THROUGH THE BBC RADIO iPLAYER.

Live on Sundays at 19.05 or 12am British Time or at any time for 30 DAYS after the Broadcast.

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The Freeview numbers for the Stations available are, BBC Radio Bristol 719, Radio Jersey 719, Radio Devon 720, Radio Guernsey 721, Radio Cornwall 721, Radio Wiltshire 721, Radio Somerset 722, Radio Gloucestershire 735.

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Check the Sounds of Brass Blog @ www.sofbblog.wordpress.com every week for programme details, brass band articles and information.

Sunday 17th June 2018

COLONEL BOGEY ON PARADE (Kenneth J Alford)

WILLIAM TELL OVERTURE-FINALE (Rossini arr. Frank Seymour)
Men O Brass
Conductor: Harry Mortimer

ZAMPA (Herold arr. William Rimmer)
Massed Bands of Britannia Building Society & Williams Fairey Engineering
Conductor: Major Peter Parkes

CONCERT STUDY (Goedicke arr. Bruce Boughton)
Soloist: Roger Webster
Massed Bands of CWS Glasgow & United Norwest Co-operatives (Rochdale) Band
Conductor: Archie Hutchinson

LONDONDERRY AIR (Traditional arr. Gordon Coleman)
Massed Bands of Morris Concert, Ransome & Marles, Yorkshire Imperial Metals & Camborne Town
Conductor: Harry Mortimer

MEMORIES OF SCHUBERT (arr. Eric Ball)
Massed Bands of Brighouse & Rastrick, City of Coventry, Grimethorpe Colliery, GUS Footwear & Hanwell
Conductor: Eric Ball

WALTZING MATILDA (Traditional)
Massed Bands of Camborne Town Band & The Band of The Royal Corps of Signals
Conductor: Major Paul Morrell

PASTORALE (Goff Richards)
Massed Bands of Camborne Town, Mount Charles, St Austell & St Dennis
Conductor: John Maines

THE CALL OF THE RIGHTEOUS (Leslie Congdon)
Massed Bands of the International Staff Band of The Salvation Army and the Salvation Army Staff Bands of Amsterdam, Canada, Chicago, Japan, Germany, New York & Melbourne
Conductor: Ronald Waiksnoris

I VOW TO THEE MY COUNTRY (Holst arr. Ray Steadman-Allen)
Massed Bands of Black Dyke & The International Staff Band of The Salvation Army
Conductor: Dr Stephen Cobb


Sunday 24th June 2018

Remembering Darrol Barry

SUNBURST (Darrol Barry)

ELEGY (Darrol Barry)
Soloist: Mark Wilkinson
Foden's Richardson Band
Conductor: Michael Fowles

SALFORD SINFONIETTA (Darrol Barry)
BNFL Band
Conductor: Richard Evans

THE BIG MANCINI (Mancini arr. Darrol Barry)

DOWN BY THE RIVERSIDE (arr. Darrol Barry)
Trio: David Price, Thomas Swatland, John Ingman
Brighouse & Rastrick Band
Conductor: Alan Morrison

FANTASY ORIENTALE (Darrol Barry)
Soloist: David Childs
Buy As You View Band
Conductor: Dr Robert Childs

A NORDIC TRILOGY (Darrol Barry)
Cory Band
Conductor: Dr Robert Childs



iMPS

Report & Result: 2018 Morley March & Hymn Tune

June 20 • Yorkshire Imps prove to be march wizards amid the contest traffic as they claim the honours, the money and the silverware at the popular Morley contest.


Denis Wick

All that glitters...

June 20 • John Packer Ltd has a fantastic range of golden Denis Wick mutes ready to be played...


Easington

Report & Results: 2018 Brass at Beamish March & Hymn Tune

June 19 • There was a great deal of quality traditional march and hymn tune playing on show at the popular Beamish Museum in County Durham.


Coalburn

Coalburn's Got Talent — plenty of it!

June 19 • Simon Cowell should have been in Coalburn as the band's 'Talent' showcased their brilliant playing.


Tredegar Town Band - Mussorgsky meets Mozart

Wednesday 20 June • ROYAL BIRMINGHAM CONSERVATOIRE, Birmingham City University, 200 Jennens Rd, Birmingham. B4 7XR


Black Dyke Band - Halifax Choral Society

Saturday 23 June • Victoria Theatre, 2 Fountain St, Halifax HX1 1BP


The Marple Band - The Marple Band presents Music from Musicals

Saturday 23 June • Stockport Grammar School. Buxton Road. Stockport SK2 7AF


Elland Silver Band - Elland Silver Band

Saturday 23 June • Blackley Blackley Church Prospect View Elland HX5 0TD


York Railway Institute Band - Dan Thomas - Euphonium

Saturday 23 June • Central Methodist Church. St Saviourgate. York. YO1 8NQ YO1 8NQ


Witney Town Band

June 19 • A friendly 4th section band based in West Oxfordshire require Front row cornet and Second Horn. We rehearse from 7:30 - 9.30pm pm every Tuesday at Witney Methodist Church, High Street, Witney, Oxfordshire, OX28 6HG. .


Torbay Brass Band

June 19 • Torbay Brass Band is looking for trombone and cornet players to join their current set up. We are a friendly hard working group who really would welcome such players into our fold. So if you are looking to join a band or returning to playing....?


Crewe Brass

June 19 • Crewe Brass currently have vacancies for Eb and BBb Bass, Baritone, and Cornet. We are a friendly, social first section band with a good mix of concerts and contests, and rehearse on Monday and Friday evenings in Shavington, Crewe.


Simon Gresswell


Conductor, adjudicator, tutor, tuba specialist