In a new series of major interviews with leading conductors, players and personalities around the banding world, 4BR Editor Iwan Fox catches up with Stavanger MD, Allan Withington.
April 3 • Study scores and conductor scores of Edward Gregson's latest major championship work will be available from the publisher later this month.
April 3 • A new on-line solo competition is being organised by an enterprising University of Salford music student — so why not give it ago.
April 3 • John Doyle becomes the new Musical Director at Milnrow Band.
April 3 • A revamped duo will lead the way at Camborne as Andrew Craze joins the conducting team set-up.
April 3 • The announcement of the test-pieces for Cheltenham and London will now by made in mid-April.
April 3 • The 2020 Bolsover International Brass Band Summer School has been moved to a new date in 2021.
April 3 • Ian Porthouse puts Harry through his daily practice paces — this time with the focus on articulation.
April 2 • In a new series of major interviews with leading conductors, players and personalities around the banding world, 4BR Editor Iwan Fox catches up with Cory MD, Philip Harper...
April 3 • 4BR catches up with conductor Allan Withington at home in Bergen to find out more about how his professional musical life has be challenged by the COVID-19 pandemic and what he thinks the future holds...
April 3 • Ian Porthouse puts Harry through his daily practice paces - this time with the focus on articulation.
April 2 • 4BR catches up with Cory MD Philip Harper to find out more about how his band has responded to the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and what he thinks the future holds...
April 2 • Yamaha Artist Russell Gray delivers another mini conducting masterclass - this time all about right and left hand independence
March 31 • The Australian cornet star who rivalled Harry Mortimer for virtuosity on the stage, but who was the most unassuming figure off it.
March 25 • Mistakes have always been made at brass band contests, but surely the time has come for a 21st century approach that works for everyone...
March 15 • All the action from the 2020 North of England Regional Championships — as it happened.
March 15 • All the action from the 2020 West of England Regional Championships — as it happened.
March 30 • The Brass Music of Derek B. Scott. Black Dyke Band. Conductor: Prof Nicholas J. Childs . World of Sound Recordings: WOS 155
March 29 • London Collegiate Brass. Conductor: Edward Gregson. Bedivere Records. BVUUK001
March 28 • Accompanist: Chris Williams . Dora Stoutzker Hall. RWCM&D. Cardiff. Saturday 14th March
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Friday 3 April • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. (Opposite RESERVED). London. W1C 2DJ W1C 2DJ
Monday 6 April • St Catherine's School,. Station Road,. Bramley,. Surrey GU5 0DF
Thursday 9 April • Anniversary Halls,. St Catherine's School,. Bramley, Surrey GU5 0DF
Friday 10 April • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street . (Opposite RESERVED). London. W1C 2DJ W1C 2DJ
Saturday 18 April • St David's Church, St David's Street, Neath SA11 3EP
April 1 • Chadderton Band is a non-contesting band playing at various events throughout the year. We are a friendly band looking for players of all ages and abilities on all sections. Euph and percussion . Come along to one of our rehearsals.
April 1 • Upper Rhondda NEEDS YOU. Again losing players to further their education, our focus switches on ensuring the Bands stability and continuity. Vacancies now exist throughout the Band. In particular Soprano, Solo Cornets, Solo Euphonium and Tuned Percussion.
March 28 • Players and beginners of any standard are always warmly welcomed, especially some more solo cornets and Eb horns. Feel free to drop in, even if you just fancy a blow or just want to try another instrument.
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