Podcasts / US & Canada
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Presented by Pat Herak and Malcolm Wood. In this podcast we look back at the 2007 US Open Championships held at Arlington Heights, Illinois, on Saturday 10th November, 2007. We would like to sincerely apologise for the exceptionally poor sound quality of this podcast.
Playing time: 00:40:44
Presented by Anthony Banwell, Iwan Fox and Kenny Croofston. In this podcast we look back at the All England Masters International held in BlackpoolCambridge's's Corn Exchange on Sunday 27 May 2007. Interviews with Garry Cutt, Mark Wilkinson and Joe Pirisi. Thanks to Polyphonic for use of the music.
Playing time: 00:43:19
Presented by Patrick Herak and Tim Jameson. This podcast includes music excerpts, interviews and comments from some of the winning performers and adjudicators including Lee Harrelson and Raquel Rodriquez of the Fountain City Brass Band, adjudicator Col Tom Palmetier, Jessica Sneeringer director of the Central Ohio Brass Band, Kevin Stees director of the Massanutten and James Madison bands, and Tony Granados and Paul Pietrowski directors of the Triangle Youth bands.
Playing time: 00:37:41
The 2007 Ohio Brass Arts Festival and God & Country Weekend presented by Patrick Herak. This podcast includes music excerpts, interviews and comments from several festival participants including Dr. Paul Droste, director of the TBDBITL Active Band, Ben Tubb, composer at RNCM, George Zonders, OBAF compere, Keith Wilkinson, director of the Central Ohio Youth Band and Brass Band of the Western Reserve, Helen Tyler, OBAF clinician from Fodens Richardson Band, and Lee Harrelson of Twisted Steel and the Fountain City Brass Band.
Playing time: 00:25:45
Presented by Anthony Banwell, Iwan Fox and Malcolm Wood. In this podcast we look back at the 2006 Brass in Concert Championships held at The Sage, Gateshead, on Sunday 19 November, 2006, won by the Brighouse & Rastrick Band conducted by Richard Evans. Interviews and comments from adjudicator Nigel Boddice and Martin Winter together with Brass Band of Central Florida MD Michael J Garasi. Thanks to World of Brass for the music snippets from Brighouse's winning performance.
Playing time: 00:48:05
Presented by Pat Herak and Rob Richardson. In this podcast we look back at the 2006 US Open Championships held at Arlington Heights, Illinois, on Saturday 4th November, 2006.
Playing time: 00:27:34
High quality download of the 4barsrest.com podcast theme written especially for us by Phil Lawrence and played by the Fairey Band conducted by Simon Stonehouse.
Playing time: 00:01:28
Our first attempt at a fully featured podcast. Presented by Anthony Banwell and Iwan Fox, this podcast covers the US Open Championships in detail with full interviews with the winning MD of the Brass Band of Central Florida, Michael J Garasi; Florida soprano player Dee MacAfee; adjudicators Curtis Metcalf and John Phillips; Dr Keith Wilkinson; Dave Lea; the voice of the US Open, Frank Renton; President of the US Open Clark Niermeyer and 4BR US correspondant Pat Herak.
Playing time: 00:40:10