2004 News / International
The 12 bands hoping to take the 28th Yeovil Brass at the Octagon title for 2005 have been announced.
Professor David King and his YBS not only took awards from our readers, they also finished the year top of the 4BR World Rankings as well.
Plenty of great trombone bargains to be had at Normans if you need some new instruments for the new contest season ahead.
The Senior players at Sellers have finally called a halt to their successful 2004.
Verwood Concert Brass sell out their annual concert.
Perthshire "Drum Up" Support for Romania as Grant Roper heads for the town of Cluj to support charity work.
The Youth Band of Sellers International have been a busy lot this festive season.
The popular conductor receives his MBE off the Queen (Charles anyway).
Eikanger-Bjørsvik has been granted financial support from the Arts Council of Norway.
Deatails released by the organisers for the 2005 event at the RNCM.
Thoresby's new principal euph has been upstaged it seems by his splendid new jacket!
SWT Woodfalls have been dashing all around the place like Rudolph and his friends it seems.
Michael J Garasi has been headhunted to conduct the high profile event in Florida.
Ray Farr and his Reg Vardy (Ever Ready) are the first with the Sage for Christmas.
Santa brings two new players to the ranks of Brighouse and Rastrick.
With another 12 months contesting under the belt, where does your band lie in the top 200 list.
Graham O'Connor leads Ransome in their annual Chrsitmas bash and hand out theor own awards as well.
European Champions launch their brand new website.
Besses O' th' Barn has announced Jim Cant as their new MD.
Glyn Williams is set to tie the knot for Christmas with Julie Ann Bedder.
Prestigious award for 13 year old trombonist from the National Children's Orchestra.
Glossop Bandroom will be filled with the sounds of an Richard Evans and his All Star Band raising money for Cancer Charities. Make sure you are there!
Newstead Welfare complete their festive season in fine style.
Chris Wormald and Smithills join forces with Wigan Youth Jazz Orchestra for BBC.
Opera North trombone star is set to coach North Cheshire Concert Band.
Poole Borough Band
Poole Borough Band has immediate vacancies for a 2nd BARITONE player and a PERCUSSIONIST. Due to work commitments we are now ...
Morley March & Hymn Tune Contest
Venue: Queen Street, Morley, Leeds. LS27 9BR
Thoresby Colliery Band Spitfire flypast
Venue: Riverside Park, Newark as part of the Newark Festival.