The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators has expressed its gratitude as well as their concerns following the recent series of Regional Championship events.
March 22 • The Bolsover International Brass Band Summer School will have plenty of attractions for its delegates this year... led by Steven Mead.
March 22 • Ian Porthouse and Russell Gray asked to swap roles to ensure EBBA's perception of anonymity in adjudication in Utrecht.
March 22 • There is a strong line-up of competitors for the forthcoming Flemish Open in Mechelen.
March 22 • A packed Llandaff Cathedral paid its respects and celebrated the life of the great Cory Band principal cornet player Ian Williams.
March 21 • The series of Regional Championship events has brought player registration infringements to light — with investigations and disqualification decisions made.
March 21 • Bramwell Tovey and the National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain will head to Cheltenham and Wells this April for their end of course concerts — with an Open Day opportunity on offer too.
March 21 • The popular Shirebrook Entertainment Contest is looking for competing bands as local council continues long term support of banding movement.
March 21 • The death has been announced of the celebrated New Zealand brass band musician Riki McDonnell QSM.
March 18 • All the action from the 2018 London & Southern Counties Championships — As it happened.
March 18 • All the action from the 2018 North of England Regional Championships — As it happened.
March 18 • All the action from the 2018 Welsh Championships — As it happened.
March 15 • 4BR looks forward to the battles for qualification places at Stevenage, Durham and Swansea this weekend.
March 15 • Massed Bands of Her Majesty's Royal Marines. Conductors: Lt Col Jon Ridley, Major Huw Williams, Major Ian Davis, Captain Andy Gregory. Royal Albert Hall. Saturday 10th March
March 14 • Conductors: Captain Bethan Waters, WO2 David Hatton. Vocal soloists: Able Musician Rebecca Nelson; Wynne Evans . Guards Chapel, London. Thursday 8th March
March 13 • Conductor: Matthew Stein. Regent Hall, London. Friday 2nd March
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February 21 • Highlights from the 2017 Allan Withington Conducting Course.
February 10 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Viggo Bjorge of Eikanger Band
January 27 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks about the future of brass band broadcasting with Tim Mutum and Philip Hunt
January 13 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Jeremy Smith of Yamaha to find out more about the launch of the brand new Neo and Custom euphonium
Thursday 22 March • Mirfield Parish Church, 38 Church Lane, Mirfield WF14 9HX
Friday 23 March • Regent Hall. (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London W1C 2DJ (opposite RESERVED) W1C 2DJ
Friday 23 March • Bramhall High School. Seal Road. Stockport SK72JT
Saturday 24 March • The Salvation Army. Booth Rd. Croydon. CR0 1XY CR0 1XY
Saturday 24 March • Theatre Hafren, Llanidloes Rd, Newtown SY16 4HU
March 22 • We are still looking for a Tenor Horn, Cornet and snare drummers (for our Corps of drums). Smart friendly well run band with varied engagements, just one rehearsal a week. Open to all walks of life (you do not need to work for the Police!)
March 22 • Do you want to be part of one of the best run brass band organisations in the North West of England? Then look no further. The Pemberton Old Wigan DW organisation are holding auditions for the position of Conductor for their B band. The band is currently well placed in the 2nd section North West area and are looking for an ambitious and forward looking candidate who can take the band forward. No time wasters please.
March 22 • Chelmsford Silver Band require the following. Bb bass, Cornet and 2nd Baritone players. A non-contesting band, established for over 50 years and enjoy a good reputation performing at local and regional events plus organizing our own concerts.
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