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Radio: Sounds of Brass

Easter Sunday special from Philip Hunt — with a great chance to hear James Scott on cornet with Munn & Feltons...

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  There are some great Easter treats from Philip 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 1.00am to 2.00am.

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 20.05 or 12am British Time or at any time for 30 DAYS after the Broadcast.
To hear this week's programme instantly go to the Web Site of the BBC Local Radio Station you are listening to and click on Live or Listen Again, then Schedule.

For those listeners who can hear the programme on their TV through the Freeview Radio Channel you can now set your system to record the programme on a weekly basis by going to the Radio Programme Guide and finding our broadcast time.

At the moment the BBC Local Radio Stations on the Freeview Radio Channel can only be accessed within the individual Radio Station areas, which is why some numbers are duplicated.

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.

You can also listen to and download the programme on your Smart Phone by downloading the BBC iPlayer APP.

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Telephone: 01752 843919

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

Sunday 21st April 2019:

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

WONDERFUL DAY (Stephen Ponsford)
Bristol Easton Salvation Army Band
Bandmaster: Nathan Cole

JESUS CHRIST SUPERSTAR (Andrew Lloyd Webber arr. Alan Fernie)
Brighouse & Rastrick Band
Conductor: Gavin Lindsay

CARNIVAL OF VENICE (Del Staigers)
Soloist: James Scott
Munn & Felton's (Footwear) Band
Conductor: Stanley Boddington

SPRING (Edward Greig arr. Pat Ryan)
Leyland DAF Band
Conductor: Richard Evans

WHEN I SURVEY (Olaf Ritman)
Norwich Citadel Band of The Salvation Army
Bandmaster: Richard Woodrow

INTERMEZZO FROM CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA (Pietro Mascagni arr. William Halliwell)
Virtuosi GUS Band
Conductor: John Berryman

EASTER HYMN FROM CAVALLERIA RUSTICANA (Pietro Mascagni arr. Roy Newsome)
Soloist: Phillip McCann
Organist: Roy Newsome
Sellers Engineering Band
Conductor: Douglas Blackledge

Easter Sunday Journey
THE VICTORY CRY (Andrew Blyth)
Soloist: Craig Snell

CHRIST THE LORD IS RISEN AGAIN (Howard J Evans)
CHRIST-HYMN (Robert Redhead)
Boscombe Band of The Salvation Army
Bandmaster: Howard J Evans

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Join the banding world in Montreux

April 23 • Make sure you join brass band lovers from around the world who have been signing up for the live broadcast coverage from the 2019 European Championships.


Sparke

European Countdown: 4 days to go

April 23 • It's all about being popular in Europe...


Riley

Mortimer drives back into the spotlight

April 23 • A 1947 car once owned and driven by the great Harry Mortimer will be on display at a classic car rally in Yorkshire in June.


David Childs

Essential listening is Tidy for Childs

April 23 • David Childs has been featured on the BBC Radio 3 'Essential Classics' programme this week.


Contest: European Brass Band Championships

Friday 26 April • 2m2c Montreux Music & Convention Centre,Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland  . 1820


Regent Hall Concerts - Celebrity Recital - Brett Baker (trombone) Elliot

Friday 26 April • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street Opp. RESERVED. London . W1C 2DJ W1C 2DJ


Contest: European Brass Band Championships

Saturday 27 April • 2m2c Montreux Music & Convention Centre,Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland   1820


Fishburn band - Mike Lovatt in concert/masterclass.

Saturday 27 April • Old Elvet Methodist church. Old Elvet. Durham. DH1 3HL


Hitchin Band - Hitchin Band Spring Charity Concert

Saturday 27 April • The Forest Centre, Marston Moretaine, Bedford Mk43 0pr


East London Brass

April 23 • London Based Champ Section Band under Jayne Murrill are looking for the following quality players to join it's ranks: Tenor TromboneBBb BassPercussion


The Corsham Band

April 23 • The band are currently looking for an experienced Front Row Cornet Player to join our friendly and enthusiastic team.


Freckleton Band

April 22 • Freckleton Band have a vacancy for a 2nd Baritone player. The band currently competes in the Championship section and have a balanced concert and contest programme. Rehearsal nights are Mondays and Thursdays.


Stephen Tighe

ARCM, LDBBA, (Dip)PFS.
Adjudicator / Music Director / Arranger