The attraction of 11 world class bands has ensured that demand for seats at Brass in Concert is closing in on the sold out limits — so why not make a weekend of it at Sage Gateshead and make sure you don't miss out on the musical fun.
November 13 • The 4BR 'Support Us' scheme continues to grow — and all for the cost of a cup of coffee
November 13 • North American champion Fountain City will be inspiring British youngsters on their visit to the UK.
November 13 • The popular Shirebrook Open Entertainment Contest has announced some important changes to its 2019 event.
November 13 • The Fishburn Band has announced the death of their stalwart supporter and Vice-President Billy Elliott
November 13 • If you want to get your hands on a brilliant instrument deal before the mayhem of Black Friday — then now is your chance...
November 13 • There has been an encouraging response from players hoping to become British Open Solo & Quartet Champions at Bultins in January — but organisers are hoping for more youngsters to take their first steps to fame.
November 12 • The centenary of the First World War Armistice held an evocative musical resonance in Kirkbymoorside for the local community and for the rest of the world.
November 12 • One of the most popular domestic contests in the UK will return to its famous home in 2019.
November 10 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox is joined by Steven Mead, Tom Davoren and Brett Baker to discuss topics making brass band news at the moment... The discussion covers
November 9 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Phil Boardman about some of the gems of brass banding history that can found in the archives at the University of Salford.
November 9 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Tom Davoren and students at the University of Salford to find out more about its pioneering brass band studies course
October 30 • Part 2 of 4BR Editor Iwan Fox's interview with David Read MBE...
November 12 • Professional fundraiser Claire Heaney offers some essential tips to follow for potentially successful money raising ventures and initiatives for your band...
November 4 • All the action from 2018 Siddis Brass — As it happened.
November 2 • Artistic Director Paul Hindmarsh previews the 2019 RNCM Brass Band Festival in January — the UK brass band movements showcase event for musical excellence
October 28 • All the action from the 2018 Dutch Nationals Championships — As it happened.
November 2 • Conductor: Dr David Thornton. Huddersfield Town Hall. Saturday 27th October
November 1 • Conductor: Charlie Farren. Bo'ness Town Hall. Friday 26th October
October 31 • Conductor: Dr Stephen Cobb. Southend Citadel. Saturday 20th October
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Friday 16 November • Richmond Hall, Richmond Avenue, Benfleet, Essex SS75HA
Friday 16 November • Regent Hall. (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street Opp. RESERVED. London W1C 2DJ
Friday 16 November • George Lawton Hall, Mossley OL5 0HR
Saturday 17 November • St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays NE8 2JR
Saturday 17 November • Sage Gateshead, St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, NE8 2JR
November 13 • PRINCIPAL EUPHONIUM & CORNET (assistant principal or repiano). Rehearsals MON/WED,bandroom 5 mins from J35/36 M1 (Hoyland). MD Jonathan Bates. Good bandroom atmosphere,sensible concert/contest schedule.
November 13 • The band are seeking cornet players (Front & back rank) and side drummers for our smart successful Corps of drums. The band rehearses just once weekly on Mondays. Varied and interesting engagements in both UK and abroad.
November 13 • Percussionist
Cornet soloist, clinician, conductor and adjudicator