In the first of three interviews, 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks about the forthcoming Brass Band Conference with BBE CEO Kenny Crookston.
August 23 • Bramwell Tovey's triumphant return to the conducting rostrum has been greeted by acclaim by American critics.
August 23 • The UniBrass Foundation is looking for new trustees to carry on its innovative work — so why not give it a go...
August 22 • A band with a rich community history raises over £370,000 to secure the next 200 years of its future...
August 21 • Free weekend workshops for low brass will be extended for another year at the RNCM in Manchester.
August 20 • You had to come up with a bit of saintly intervention to find the answer to our latest quiz.
August 20 • The success of the recent International Brass Band Summer School in Swansea has already seen people signing up for 2020.
August 20 • The perfect way to ensure that baritone players are kept in practice...
August 20 • The sound of a brass band has been heard at one of London's iconic bandstands...
August 16 • 4BR was given exclusive access to find out how the forthcoming Sky Arts documentary series was put together by the production team at Twofour...
August 15 • Sky Arts trailer for the forthcoming four part documentary series produced by Two Four...
June 19 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Scotland's Minister for Culture at the MEPG Celebration Day event at Glasgow's Concert Hall.
March 30 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to conductor Chris Jeans of the 2019 National Youth Champions of Great Britain, Youth Brass 2000.
August 9 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox picks five works used at the British Open since 'Spectrum' in 1969 that deserve a possible well overdue contest reprise...
August 8 • Charlotte MacKay looks back at a memorable National Youth Brass Bands of Scotland annual residential course based in Perthshire.
August 1 • Half a century has now passed since Gilbert Vinter's 'Spectrum' changed the face of brass band repertoire forever. 4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks back at its impact...
July 26 • Paul McLaughlin of the Lydbrook Band and Gloucestershire Music Services reflects on a memorable musical link with Brass for Africa and a certain Wynton Marsalis and friends, as part of the recent Cheltenham Music Festival.
August 22 • Anthony Galinier. WOS Recordings: WOS 143
August 21 • Sky Arts. Twofour Group . Tuesday 20th August
August 20 • Conductor: Prof. Nicholas Childs. St Mary's Church. Bridgwater. Sunday 18th August
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Friday 23 August • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London. SE7 8RE SE7 8RE
Sunday 25 August • Sandhurst Memorial Park, Yorktown Road, Sandhurst GU47 9DP
Monday 26 August • The Wheatsheaf, Sandbach, 1 Hightown, Sandbach CW11 1AG
Saturday 31 August • South Bay, Scarborough YO11 2HD
Sunday 1 September • Redlynch Social Club. The Ridge,, SP52LN Salisbury, Wiltshire SP5 2LN
August 24 • A rare opportunity has arisen to join one of Sheffield's leading bands with a vacancy for an EEb TUBA player to complete our bass section. We have a good band room atmosphere and a calendar of interesting concerts and contests
August 24 • National finals qualifiers seeking new MD from September. We are currently 2nd in the 4th section and looking for a conductor to inspire and lead us into the 3rd section. We have a varied programme throughout the year of concert, contests and bandstands.
August 24 • Due to other commitments a vacancy has arisen for a kit player. We are a contesting band at the top of the 4th section with a varied programme of concerts bandstands etc throughout the year.National finals qualifiers this year.
BA (Hons), PGCE, Dip.ABRSM
Conductor, Adjudicator (AoBBA), Composer/Arranger, Cornet & Flugelhorn Soloist