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Sounds of Brass

Details of the radio programmes from Philip Hunt for the 4th and 11th January.

 

SOUNDS OF BRASS
BROADCAST ON BBC RADIO BRISTOL, CORNWALL, DEVON, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, GUERNSEY, JERSEY, SWINDON & WILTSHIRE EVERY SUNDAY EVENING AT 5 PAST 7
PRODUCED AND PRESENTED BY PHILLIP HUNT
FM Frequencies, BRISTOL 94.9,CORNWALL 95.2, DEVON 103.4, GLOUCESTERSHIRE 104.7,GUERNSEY 93.2, JERSEY 88.8, SWINDON 103.6, WILTSHIRE 104.3.
Requests and Comments welcome at,
E mail. Telephone 01752 843919.

AS FROM THIS WEEK WE NOW BROADCAST ON 8 BBC LOCAL RADIO STATIONS ACROSS THE WEST OF ENGLAND AND CHANNEL ISLANDS.

4th January 2004.

SOUNDS OF BRASS
Kevin Ackford
Camborne Town Band
Conductor Kevin Ackford
Our new Signature Tune, composed especially for the Programme.

BRAVURA
Wim Laseroms
Lanner & District Silver Band
Conductor Stuart Chappell

FINGALS CAVE,
Hebrides Overture
F Mendelssohn arr. G Thompson
The Flowers Gloucester Band
Conductor David Williams

FINALE from the VIOLIN CONCERTO
F Mendelssohn arr. Michael E Hopkins
Woodfalls Band
Conductor Jonathan Camps
Tenor Horn Soloist Trish Chislett

A FISHY TALE
Roy Newsome
The Sun Life Band
Conductor Roy Newsome

THE BEST OF BOND
John Barry/M Norman arr. Darrol Barry
Aldbourne Band
Conductor Ian Holmes

CLEOPATRA
Cornet Solo Damare
CWS (Manchester) Band
Conductor Alex Mortimer
Soloist Derek Garside

ZAMPA
F Herold arr. William Rimmer
CWS (Manchester) Band
Conductor Alex Mortimer

SOUNDS OF BRASS
Listing for 11th January 2004.

PUNCHINELLO
William Rimmer
Camborne Town Band
Conductor Derek Greenwood

JUBILEE OVERTURE
Philip Sparke
JAG Mount Charles Youth Band
Conductor Jonathan Small

NESSUM DORMA
Cornet Solo G Puccini arr. Howard Snell
The Lydbrook Band
Conductor Alan Tyler
Soloist Robert Morgan

RUSSIAN SAILORS DANCE
Gliere arr. Dodds
Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Conductor Elgar Howarth

SELECTION FROM PAINT YOUR WAGON
Leowe arr. S Duro
The Woodfalls Band
Conductor Courtney Bosanko

HEAR MY PRAYER
Euphonium Solo F Mendelssohn arr. David Childs
Soloist David Childs
Accompanied by Philip Wilby Organ and Georgina Wells Harp

TOUR de BAND
Michel Camilo/Juan Tizol/Duke Ellington
Eikanger-Bjorsvik Band
Conductor Reid Gilje

WHEN WE WERE TWO LITTLE BOYS
Theodore Morse arr. Darrol Barry
Pendennis Brass
Conductor Glyn Vaughan Thomas

GAELFORCE
Peter Graham
New York Staff Band
Bandmaster Ronald Waiksnoris




Fodens

RNCM announces conducting link with Foden's

August 17 • The Royal Northern College of Music has announced an innovative conducting link to North West champion Foden's.


tuba

Superb tuba on hand at Band Supplies

August 17 • There is a superb fully refurbished 922 round stamp Boosey & Hawkes BBb tuba ready for a new home at Band Supplies Leeds.


Norwich

Ager to take helm at City of Norwich

August 17 • The experienced Mark Ager will take over the conducting lead of City of Norwich Band with Cheltenham on the horizon.


AUDIENCE

Judges announced for Brass Showcase event

August 17 • Four entertaining Scottish bands will have their efforts scrutinised by some fearless judges — and an audience — at Johnstone Town Hall later this month.


St Michael's Brass Band - We are playing in Middleton Town Centre.

Saturday 18 August • Middleton Gardens, Middleton. M244DF


Ibstock Brick Brass - Ibstock Country Fair

Sunday 19 August • Ibstock Showground. Pretoria Road. Ibstock. Leicestershire LE676LN


Black Dyke Band - St Wilfrid's Church, Harrogate

Saturday 1 September • Duchy Rd, Harrogate HG1 2EY


Contest: 166th British Open

Saturday 8 September • Broad Street, Birmingham. B1 2EA


Black Dyke Band - Brass on Sunday Gala Concert, Birmingham

Sunday 9 September • Broad St, Birmingham B1 2EA


Elland Silver Band

August 17 • Are seeking a Repiano Cornet Player. This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced or talented young player to join one of Yorkshire's progressive championship section bands.


Crewe Brass

August 17 • Crewe Brass seek Eb and Bb bass, Euphonium and Baritone players. We are a friendly 1st Section Band and perform at a variety of events (including contests) under the baton of our MD Matt Pithers. Rehearsals are every Friday at 7.45pm in Shavington, Crewe.


Burnham and Highbridge Brass Band

August 16 • The Burnham and Highbridge Band has the following vacancies: Principal and 2nd Trombone, 2nd Euphonium and, Back Row Cornets.


Christopher Houlding

MMus, GGSM, LRAM
Conductor, Performer, Educator