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Results: 2023 French Open

June 07, 2023
Hammonds lead the prize winners in Amboise as they lift the French Open title.

Whit Friday

Report & Results: 2023 Saddleworth & Oldham District Whit Friday

June 03, 2023
Brighouse & Rastrick make it a Knight to remember as they claim the Saddleworth Whit Friday honours.

Whit Friday

Report & Results: 2023 Tameside Whit Friday

June 03, 2023
Foden's maintain their grip on the Whit Friday honours as the National Champion once again triumphs in Tameside

Kirkintilloch Kelvin

Report & Results: 2023 Northern Counties Entertainment Contest

May 30, 2023
Kirkintilloch Kelvin head into space to claim the entertainment honours in Perth

Hebden Bridge

Report & Results: 2023 Buxton Contest

May 22, 2023
Hebden Bridge lead the list of winners as the sun shone and a wide variety was performed in Buxton.

Ebbw Valley

Report & Result: 2023 SEWBBA Spring Festival

May 22, 2023
The domestic Welsh contesting season enjoyed a timely boost in Tonyrefail with an encouraging day of performances led by Ebbw Valley and RAF St Athan.

Winter Gardens

Report & Result: 2023 Grand Shield

May 13, 2023
Whitburn 'Rejoice' at victory in the Grand Shield and a return to the British Open — joined by Hepworth.

Winter Gardens

Report & Result: 2023 Senior Cup

May 13, 2023
Llwydcoed takes the Senior Cup spoils to take a step closer to the British Open alongside Fishburn, St Dennis and Redbridge.

Winter Gardens

Report & Result: 2023 Senior Trophy

May 13, 2023
Thundersley heads the huntsman's challenge to claim victory in Blackpool.

catch basin

Result: 2023 European Youth Championships: Premier Section

May 07, 2023
Catch Basin Brass Band from Austria makes it a hat-trick Premier success in Malmo.


Result: 2023 European Youth Championships: Development Section

May 07, 2023
The fantastic Smoras Skolemusikk takes the Development Section title honours back to Norway.


Report & Result: 2023 European Championships: Championship Section

May 06, 2023
Brass Band Treize Etoile claims the 44th European honours in Malmo as the title returns to Switzerland for the first time since 2018.


Report & Result: 2023 European Championships: Challenge Section

May 06, 2023
Italian banding claims a seventh Challenge Section title since 2014 as Brass Band Uberetsch came played and conquered in Malmo.


Report & Result: 2023 European Soloist Competition

May 04, 2023
20 year old Belgian baritone star Thibaut De Bondt claims the first European title on offer in Malmo.


Report & Results: 2023 BBNI Spring Festival

April 24, 2023
1st Old Boys claim a full house of domestic titles as they become BBNI Band of the Year, whilst Roughan Silver and Dynamic Brass pick up the section silverware in Omagh.


Report & Result: 2023 Fife Festival of Brass

April 23, 2023
the cooperation band claim the entertainment honours at the Fife Festival of Brass.


Report & Results: 2023 Oslo Brass Festival

April 23, 2023
Jaren Hornmusikkforening are inspired to claim the top honours in Oslo with section victories going to Brottum Brass, Krapfoss Hornorkester and Saksumdal Musikkforening.


Report & Results: 2023 North America Brass Band Association Championships

April 23, 2023
A new NABBA Champion is crowned as Five Lakes Silver Band strike gold in Huntsville to claim the Championship Section title.


Report & Results: 2023 Swiss National Solo & Quartet Championships

April 11, 2023
Oriane Bruckel adds yet more solo titles to her CV as Swiss soloists display their talents in Lucerne.

Australia 2023

Report & Results: 2023 Australian National Championships

April 09, 2023
Sydney Brass, Boroondara Brass, Willoughby Band No.2, Hyde Street Youth Band, City of Wollongong Junior Brass Band claim the titles in Newcastle.


Report & Results: 2023 ConsTest Birmingham Open

April 01, 2023
Sovereign reign at the inaugural ConsTest Birmingham Open on a day when the plaudits went to the winners and the inspirational contest organiser.


Report & Results: 2023 Scottish Youth, Solo & Ensemble Championships

March 29, 2023
There was plenty of gold on show in Bellshill as a host of talented Scottish youngsters showcased their talents.

Youth Champs

Report & Results: 2023 National Youth Brass Band Championships of Great Britain

March 25, 2023
Youth Brass 2000 and Seindorf Ieuenctid Beaumaris claim the competitive honours on a day of inclusive music making in Stockport.

Foutnain City

Report & Results: 2023 Gateway Brass Band Championships

March 23, 2023
Fountain City warm up for the defence of their NABBA National title with victory at the Gateway Championships in St Louis.


Report & Results: 2023 BBNI Brass in Concert

March 23, 2023
1st Old Boys Association Silver, CWA Brass and St Mark's Silver claimed the entertainment prizes at the recent Brass in Concert event in Fivemiletown.


Results: 2023 French Open

June 7 • Hammonds lead the prize winners in Amboise as they lift the French Open title.

Dylan Thomas

Welsh poet inspires new trombone work

June 7 • The words of Welsh poet Dylan Thomas have inspired composer Gareth Trott to write a new trombone work to be premiered by Jonathan Pippen this weekend.

World of Sound

Recording job opportunity at World of Sound

June 7 • If you are creative and proactive with a great interest in all things brass and music making then World of Sound has an exciting job offer that may be perfect for you.

Leyland Band

Heart and soul of entertainment celebrated by Leyland

June 7 • A celebration of the wonderful musical life of Richard Evans has helped Leyland Band raise funds for an equally brilliant cause.

Regent Hall Concerts - RAF Salon Orchestra

Friday 9 June • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London. . W1C2DJ

Leicestershire Co-op Band - The Great British Music Hall concert

Saturday 10 June • The Palace Community Centre. Ibstock . Leicestershire LE67 6LG

Besses Boys' Band - Besses Boys' Band Summer Concert

Saturday 10 June • St Mary's Church, Prestwich, Greater Manchester M25 1AN

Newtown March Contest - Newtown (Mid Wales) March and Open Air Contest

Sunday 11 June • Newtown Town Hall Grounds. Back Lane. Newtown. Powys SY16 2NZ

Boarshurst Silver Band - Silk Brass Band

Sunday 11 June • Boarshurst Band Club. Greenbridge Lane. Greenfield. Saddleworth OL3 7 EW

The Hepworth Band

June 6 • We would like to invite applications for an EEb bass player and percussionist to join the band.. We enjoy well attended rehearsals, an attractive programme of concerts and are looking forward to competing at the British Open Championships in September

Mereside Brass

June 5 • MERESIDE BRASS (Northwich, Cheshire) are looking for a front row CORNET, possibly PRINCIPAL for the right player and a PERCUSSIONIST. We are a friendly 4th Section band, currently not contesting but with a sensible calendar of jobs and band social events

Besses Boys' Band

June 5 • Besses Boys' Band (2nd Section NW) are looking for a TUTTI SOLO CORNET to join the band. Rehearsals take place Monday and Friday, 19:30-21:30 in Simister, Prestwich, Manchester, M25 2SB

Nigel Seaman

Conductor, band trainer, teacher and adjudicator


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