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Hogan Music

Hogan looking for new musical heroes

Hogan Music in Newbury is looking to reinvigorate the appeal for music making in the younger generation with a free 'try out' initiative.

May 11, 2021


RedFox

Vulpes Vulpes inspires Saggers to victory...

Composer Paul Saggers claims the prestigious O/Mordent Composer competition prize with a work inspired by the fantastic Mr Fox...

May 10, 2021


Dobson

4BR Monday Interview with Simon Dobson

4BR talks to the Ivors Award winning composer following the announcement that his work, 'The Turing Test' performed by Valaisia Brass Band has been voted the 'Favourite Own Choice Performance' at the European Championships since 2003.

May 10, 2021


Fodens

Heritage boost for Foden's

Foden's gain further Heritage Lottery Funding with ambitious plans to celebrate and share their proud history with their local community.

May 10, 2021


Fodens

Record entry for Foden's on-line Whit Friday competitions

There will be a worldwide flavour to the march entertainment on offer at the forthcoming Foden's On-line Whit Friday events.

May 09, 2021


Engeset

Engeset joins judge's line-up for conducting competition

The acclaimed Norwegian conductor Bjarte Engeset.will join the adjudication panel for the forthcoming Brass Band Conductors Association's Conducting Competition.

May 09, 2021


Palanga

Palanga to showcase Legends and Stories

There is the chance to enjoy live broadcast performances from Lithuania today with seven performances celebrating the Legends and Stories of Palanga.

May 09, 2021


Festmusik

Festmusik makes immediate chart impression

The new CD from Onyx Brass has already made its mark on the Classical Charts — just a week after its release.

May 09, 2021


Bousfield

Enjoy more of the Bousfield Experience

The latest episode of the Ian Bousfield Experience has been released — and as usual it makes for interesting listening...

May 09, 2021


Black Dyke

Black Dyke mark the passing and triumph of time

Players and visitors to the iconic Queensbury bandhall will have an immediate reminder of the band's great achievements and those who delivered them...

May 08, 2021


Euro2021

Get ready for the Euros...

A weekend of great European Championship highlights starts this evening on the wobplay.com platform — so why not enjoy the brass band Eurovision from 6.30pm (BST).

May 07, 2021


Mike Lovatt

4BR Friday Interview with Mike Lovatt

4BR talks in depth with the trumpet star — from Phantom and Education cuts to the launch of his new Brass Pack band, exciting new recording projects — and even a bit of home baking...

May 07, 2021


Jam

Composers call for JAM tomorrow...

A new commission initiative is looking for composers to write quintet music for organ and brass.

May 07, 2021


Besson

Besson Fridays at Home: Episode 20

Episode 20 of Besson Fridays at Home sees the team of Philip Harper, Steven Mead and Roger Webster joined by European brass stars Tormod Flaten and Lode Violet.

May 07, 2021


Mode

Update Mode for ...Brass relaunched

The updated version of the popular teaching publication has been updated and expanded in scope by its publishers.

May 07, 2021


Perth

Scotland inks in Perth contesting dates

The Scottish Brass Band Association has confirmed the dates at Perth Concert Hall for the Scottish Festival of Brass and next year's Scottish Championships.

May 07, 2021


Dommett

4BR Thursday Interview with Jasper Dommett

4BR talks to composer Jasper Dommett as he prepares for the premiere of his opera 'Coram Boy' which will be broadcast from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in Cardiff on Friday 7th May.

May 06, 2021


Alpine

All things Bright and beautiful...

There is a great opportunity to enjoy a day of brass band entertainment in a fantastic Australian tourist spot later this month.

May 06, 2021


Blechklang

New musical chapter opens in Germany

The Blasmusikverein Carl Zeiss Jena e.V organisation will spearhead its future development under the new leadership of Norbert Goldhardt.

May 06, 2021


Brookwright

Brookwright Music launches new small ensemble composition competition

The critically acclaimed publisher launches a new competition to boost the repertoire for small brass ensembles.

May 06, 2021


MU

4BR Wednesday Interview with Chris Walters of the Musicians' Union

4BR talks to the Musicians' Union to find out more about their response to the proposal to reduce higher education funding for music and other subjects in England by 50%.

May 05, 2021


Woolston Brass

Celebrating 130 years of Woolston Brass

The most famous and most successful band in New Zealand in celebrating its 130th anniversary this year.

May 05, 2021


MIA

MIA to discuss Model Music Curriculum

The Music Industries Association will be taking a closer look at the Department of Education's recently published Model Music Curriculum — and you can be a part of the discussion.

May 05, 2021


Fully scored

Fully Scored returns for double attraction

There are two new episodes of the popular 'Fully Scored' podcast to enjoy.

May 05, 2021


Ial

Memories of the Italian jobs...

Happy memories charge the determination of the Italian Brass Band to return to rehearsals.

May 05, 2021




Hogan Music

Hogan looking for new musical heroes

May 11 • Hogan Music in Newbury is looking to reinvigorate the appeal for music making in the younger generation with a free 'try out' initiative.


RedFox

Vulpes Vulpes inspires Saggers to victory...

May 10 • Composer Paul Saggers claims the prestigious O/Mordent Composer competition prize with a work inspired by the fantastic Mr Fox...


Dobson

4BR Monday Interview with Simon Dobson

May 10 • 4BR talks to the Ivors Award winning composer following the announcement that his work, 'The Turing Test' performed by Valaisia Brass Band has been voted the 'Favourite Own Choice Performance' at the European Championships since 2003.


Fodens

Heritage boost for Foden's

May 10 • Foden's gain further Heritage Lottery Funding with ambitious plans to celebrate and share their proud history with their local community.


Contest: 168th British Open

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


Contest: Lower Section National Finals

Saturday 18 September • The Centaur, Cheltenham Race Course, Prestbury, Cheltenham GL40 4SH


Contest: Lower Section National Finals

Sunday 19 September • The Centaur, Cheltenham Racecourse, Prestbury, Cheltenham, GL40 4SH


Contest: National Brass Band Championship of Great Britain

Saturday 2 October • Kensington Gore, South Kensington, London SW7 2AP


Contest: Youth Brass in Concert

Saturday 20 November • St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead NE8 2JR


The Marple Band

May 10 • Are you looking for a change of scene after lockdown. The Marple Band are a 1st Section friendly group of musicians who are looking for an Eb Bass and Bb Bass player, 2nd Horn, Front row cornets and a second cornet to join our successful band. .


Haverhill Silver Band

May 10 • Haverhill Silver Band invite applicants for the following positions: Repiano Cornet, Percussion (to include kit)


Wotton and District Silver Band

May 10 • As soon as we get back to playing in the next couple of months we will be seeking to fill our vacancies for MUSICAL DIRECTOR and Eb BASS.


John Maines

BA (Hons)
Presenter, compere and conductor


               

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