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2019 European Championships
Stravinski Hall, Montreaux
26-28 April 2019

Live coverage...

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Wish you were here?

April 25
You can if you sign up for the live broadcast action from World of Brass with the added bonus of 4BR.


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Result: 2019 European Composer Competition

April 25 • A demonic dialogue between possessed souls claims the composer honours in Montreux.


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How to study King Kong in Montreux...

April 25 • You will be able to purchase a study score for Paul McGhee's test piece in Montreux this weekend.


Mario Burki

When in Montreux make sure you head for Terezin

April 25 • Musikverlag Frank will be in Montreux with a fantastic selection of music to browse and purchase — including the Challenge Section work, 'Terezin'.


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European Countdown: 3 days to go

April 24 • The biggest and the smallest...


Join the banding world in Montreux

April 23 • Make sure you join brass band lovers from around the world who have been signing up for the live broadcast coverage from the 2019 European Championships.


European Countdown: 4 days to go

April 23 • It's all about being popular in Europe...


Mortimer drives back into the spotlight

April 23 • A 1947 car once owned and driven by the great Harry Mortimer will be on display at a classic car rally in Yorkshire in June.


Essential listening is Tidy for Childs

April 23 • David Childs has been featured on the BBC Radio 3 'Essential Classics' programme this week.


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Interview with Youth Brass 2000

Interview with Youth Brass 2000

March 30 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to conductor Chris Jeans of the 2019 National Youth Champions of Great Britain, Youth Brass 2000.


Interview with Darren Henley OBE

Interview with Darren Henley OBE

March 30 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Darren Henley OBE, CEO of Arts Council England who was a welcome visitor to the 2019 National Youth Championships on the weekend


Interview with Wardle Academy School Band

Interview with Wardle Academy School Band

March 30 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to two of the players from Wardle Academy School Band after they won the Intermediate Section of the 2019 National Youth Championships.


Interview with MK Youth Brass

Interview with MK Youth Brass

March 30 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks conductor Phil Devine and members of MK Youth Brass at the 2019 National Youth Brass Band Championships


2019 European Championships: Previews & Predictions

2019 European Championships: Previews & Predictions

April 24 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox previews the five different competitions being held in Montreux — and goes all Cassandra with his prophetic predictions.


2019 European Championships: Introduction & Timetable

April 23 • You don't have to make the trip to Montreux to enjoy the action... and there is plenty to look forward to.


2019 European Championships: Dear Cassandra - test piece review

April 23 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox takes a closer look inside Ludovic Neurohr's mind to try and work out his fear as well as his desire to change the future direction of brass band music...


2019 European Championships: Own choice selections

April 22 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks at the 12 pieces chosen by the 13 competing bands in the Championship Section in Montreux on the weekend.

Concert: Brighouse & Rastrick and Fairey Bands

April 17 • Conductor: Frank Renton. Stoller Hall . Manchester . Sunday 14th April


Concert: The British Army Brass Band

April 16 • Prof Philip Wilby 70th Birthday Concert . Conductor: Captain Brenden Wheeler . St Peter's Church. Harrogate. Thursday 11th April


CD review: Diadem of Gold

April 15 • The Oldham Band (Lees). Conductor: John Collins. WOS CD 144


# Band Points
1Cory1,727.83
2Valaisia Brass Band973.38
3Brighouse and Rastrick919.62
4Eikanger-Bjørsvik688.56
5Foden's620.84
6Black Dyke423.40
7Tredegar327.23
8Whitburn309.76
9Carlton Main Frickley Colliery306.13
10Grimethorpe Colliery284.94

Contest: European Brass Band Championships

Friday 26 April • 2m2c Montreux Music & Convention Centre,Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland  . 1820


Regent Hall Concerts - Celebrity Recital - Brett Baker (trombone) Elliot

Friday 26 April • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street Opp. RESERVED. London . W1C 2DJ W1C 2DJ


Contest: European Brass Band Championships

Saturday 27 April • 2m2c Montreux Music & Convention Centre,Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland   1820


Fishburn band - Mike Lovatt in concert/masterclass.

Saturday 27 April • Old Elvet Methodist church. Old Elvet. Durham. DH1 3HL


Hitchin Band - Hitchin Band Spring Charity Concert

Saturday 27 April • The Forest Centre, Marston Moretaine, Bedford Mk43 0pr


Glastonbury Brass

April 25 • We are looking for a Kit player to join our current team. We are a friendly 1st Section band who has a good selection of Concerts and Contest for 2019.


Stannington Brass Band

April 25 • 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.


Glastonbury Brass

April 25 • We are looking for a couple of Cornets to strengthen our current bench, Positions are negotiable. We are a friendly 1st Section band who has a good selection of Concerts and Contest for 2019.


Nigel Seaman

ARMCM ARNCM
Conductor, band trainer, teacher and adjudicator