Page 2 of 3


Fraser legacy to be continued with Scottish youth

July 18, 2017
A great act of generosity will see the music and the memory of the popular composer and conductor Bruce Fraser live on at the National Youth Brass Bands of Scotland.

National Youth Brass BAND OF sCOTLAND

Triple bonus attractions for Scottish Youth

July 16, 2017
You can hear plenty of fantastic music making in Scotland over the next few weeks — from the trio of National Youth Bands to Tubular Brass


Scottish Youth to display talents in Perth

July 29, 2016
The very best young brass band players in Scotland will be showcasing their talents in Perth tonight — so make sure you get along for a fantastic musical treat.

Paul Mealor

New Mealor work set for NYBBS premiere

July 26, 2016
A major new work by composer Paul Mealor will be premiered by the National Youth Band of Scotland this Friday.

National youth band of Scotland

Scottish Youth return from Nordic delights

July 18, 2016
The National Youth Band of Scotland has just returned home after a memorable annual course with a great difference....


Scottish Youth heads to Norway

June 26, 2016
The National Youth Brass Band of Scotland is heading to Norway today for a special Summer Course led by Russell Gray and Richard Evans.

Paul Mealor

Free Mealor premiere in Scotland tonight!

April 06, 2016
A major new work by composer Paul Mealor will be heard in Scotland tonight — and its free!


Scottish youth set to record Arnold landmark

November 12, 2015
The National Youth Band of Scotland will be recording some of the finest works to come from the pen of Malcolm Arnold this weekend.


Three levels of Scottish cream set to top in Dunblane

July 11, 2015
The three levels of National Youth Bands in Scotland are set to enjoy a great summer course and concert finale.


Scottish Youth ready for Loony Dook

April 08, 2015
Scotland's finest young brass band talent is enjoying their Easter Course in Stirling this week — ready to experience an icy dook too...

Richard Evans

Evans elixir sees return to youth

November 09, 2014
Richard Evans will once again team up with the National Youth Brass Bands of Scotland in 2015.


Huge Viking invasion of Perth

July 15, 2014
The huge musical presence of Eirik Gjerdevik will be seen and heard to brilliant effect on this year's National Youth Brass Band of Scotland course.

Kristy Rowe with the NYBBNZ

Busy times for New Zealand's best

March 25, 2014
From Beijing to Invercargill — New Zealand banding is in overdrive mode.

Russell Gray in action

Gray accepts MD role at National Youth Brass Band of Scotland

December 01, 2013
Russell Gray has been appointed the new Musical Director of the National Youth Brass Band of Scotland.

Richard Evans

Evans resigns from National Youth Band of Scotland

November 12, 2013
An unacceptable way of doing business leads Richard Evans to resign from his position as MD of the National Youth Band of Scotland.


Scottish Youth debate continues

November 03, 2013
Opinions are being polarised on the question of the future development of the National Youth Band of Scotland.

sbba logo

SBBA hits back with heavyweight response

October 31, 2013
The Scottish Brass Band Association hits back with a heavyweight response to criticism over National Youth Band.


National Youth Bands of Scotland Summer Course announced

October 30, 2013
Scottish Brass Band Association announce dates for its 2014 National Youth Band courses.


Audition process put in place for National Youth Band of Scotland

October 28, 2013
Players will now have to go through an audition process to become members of Scotland's flagship youth band.


Scottish youth set for concert climax

August 09, 2013
The trio of Scottish National Youth Bands are getting ready for a Perth concert climax.


NYBBS retirement for Cross

June 21, 2013
The National Youth Brass Bands of Scotland will be losing the services of Course Director Neil Cross after 20 years of dedicated service.


Scottish youth set for Easter course

March 26, 2013
The talented players of the Scottish Youth Brass Band are getting ready to enjoy a three day Easter Course under the baton of Philip Harper.


National Youth Band of Scotland auditions anounced

February 11, 2013
The times dates and venues have been announced for young players wishing to be part of the National Youth Band of Scotland organisation.


Fusion success for NYBBS

January 29, 2013
The National Youth Band of Scotland has enjoyed critical acclaim for their contribution to Shetland folk fusion project.


Fusion mix for Scottish Youth

January 13, 2013
The Scottish Youth Band is to join forces for a new take on a classic wartime story.


Bolsover advent entertainment: No.2 Unite the Union

December 2 • There was a little bit of the dark side about Unite the Union at the 2019 Bolsover Festival of Brass...


On the 2nd Day of Christmas...

December 2 • Something to protect your mouthpieces...


High fives as London & Southern Counties look at potential 2021 contest return

December 2 • There may be the possibility of an amended 'Area' contest held in June next year, if conditions allow.

Peter Moore

Much Moore to enjoy this evening...

December 2 • The latest Brass Bands England webinar will see trombone star Peter Moore in the spotlight.

The Marple Band - Marple Band Family Christmas Concert

Friday 18 December • Marple Conservative Club, church Lane, Marple, SK6 6AY

Black Dyke Band - Brighouse & Rastrick, Huddersfield Town Hall

Saturday 27 March • Corporation St, Huddersfield HD1 2TA

Contest: 100thSpring Festival

Saturday 8 May • 97 Church St, Blackpool, FY1 1HL

Contest: Whit Friday March Contests

Friday 28 May • Saddleworth & Tameside OL3

Contest: 168th British Open

Saturday 11 September • Symphony Hall, Broad Street, Birmingham. B1 2EA

Foss Dyke Band

November 30 • Front Row Cornet vacancy still up for grabs! Come and join Foss and enjoy our newly refurbished band room with newly appointed MD David Dernley. Foss Dyke are a 1st Section Band with a moderate contest and concert schedule.

Chadderton Band

November 17 • Chadderton Band is a non-contesting band playing at various events throughout the year. We are a friendly band looking for players of all ages and abilities on all sections + EUPH and percussion. Most welcome to come along and have a blow give us a try.

Crewe Brass

November 12 • Crewe Brass require an Eb or Bb Bass to complete the "engine room" line up. We are also seeking a Tuned Percussionist to complete our section.

Andreas Kratz

Mus.B (hons)
Conductor, Adjudicator, Teacher


 © 2020 4barsrest.com Ltd