Articles & features: 2013 / Europe
4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks back at a possible defining victory for Cory at the European Championships in Olso.
Has the plan for never ending European banding expansionism finally come to an end in Oslo?
Could home advantage be the deciding factor this year in Oslo?
11 of the very best bands will lock horns to see who can be crowned the 2013 Champion Band of Europe.
4BR Editor Iwan Fox takes a closer look at an intriguing take on Norwegian pond life from the pen of Stig Nordhagen.
4BR's Malcolm Wood meets the Norwegian trumpet star who has just about everything in life planned out to perfection.
Malcolm Wood catches up with the talented Belgian quartet Exit Brass!
In the first of two interviews, Chris Thomas talks to Stephen Roberts - a musician of who has made such a significent mark in both the orchestral and banding worlds.
4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks back on how an unbreakable desire to remain the champion gave Eikanger their 14th National title in Bergen.
4BR Editor Iwan Fox wonders if the first signs of contesting cynicism are creeping ino the Norwegian banding culture, despite another wonderful event at the Grieghallen in Bergen.
All roads lead to the Grieghallen in Bergen this weekend - so don't miss the action even if you have to sit in front of your computer for two days...
4BR will be in Bergen to witness brass band contesting in the elemental raw.....
10 brilliant bands will battle it out for glory in Bergen on the weekend.
4BR casts its eye over the 11 bands hoping to make the step up and join the Elite bands in Norway this weekend.
Another cracking contest in store in the Second Division with 13 well matched bands all hoping to gain another step up the Norwegian promotion ladder.
There is plenty to look forward to in the Third Division - especially as it may be so difficult to separate the bands out.
As the Fourth Division enters its second decade of competition, the signs are that the Norwegians have got the contest formula right - thanks to plenty of musical ambition.
Norway continues to build on its latest contesting foundation stone with strength in numbers and musical ambition.
Who has won what and when since the Norwegian Nationals started in 1979.
The Headmaster has finished writing his 2012 end of year reports on the 20 top ranked pupils in the 4BR sixth form school.