Desford, Enderby, Gresley Colliery, Raunds Temperance, Ratby Co-operative Mid claim the Midlands Area titles in Bedworth and Kenilworth.
March 22 • The popular event — packed with masterclasses and workshops and topped by a huge afternoon gala concert at Leeds Town Hall has been launched by Black Dyke — so make sure you sign up.
March 21 • The great entertainer Richard Evans has just recorded a double CD of many of the great stories and episodes of his flamboyant musical life. It's not to be missed...
March 21 • Manus Carey takes on the new role of Deputy Principal (Performance & Programmes) at the Royal Northern College of Music.
March 21 • Damien Hall is the new solo trombone at Skelmanthorpe Band
March 21 • The National Champion is heading to Newtown in Powys this weekend for their big band extravaganza with swing singer Matt Ford.
March 21 • The newly crowned Scottish Champion, the cooperation band, has offered its assistance to fellow representatives in Cheltenham.
March 21 • David Childs will join Black Dyke as the featured BrassPass 'Band of the Year' Gala Concert soloist in Manchester in June.
March 21 • After over a quarter of a century, the EYMS Band reverts back to its former identity — closing its sponsorship chapter on a fantastic high in Durham on the weekend.
January 8 • 4BR travels to Manchester to see euphonium virtuoso David Childs recording four concerto works with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
November 26 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox recently met up with composer Simon Dobson in Montreux to talk Glass, GRAMMYs and rock and roll..
November 26 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox rounds up with his final thoughts on what was a memorable 2018 Swiss National Championships in Montreux
November 25 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Arsene Duc, the conductor of the 2018 Swiss National Champion, Valaisia Brass Band
March 17 • All the action from the 2019 Welsh Regional Championships — As it happened.
March 17 • All the action from the 2019 London & Southern Counties Regional Championships — As it happened.
March 17 • All the action from the 2019 North of England Regional Championships — As it happened.
March 15 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks forward to the qualification action for London and Cheltenham as Welsh banding heads north to Wrexham.
February 18 • Conductor: Ian Porthouse. UniBrass Championship Gala Concert. Theatr Bryn Terfel. Bangor University. Saturday 2nd February
February 17 • Conductor: Glyn Williams. Immanuel United Reform Church. Swindon . Saturday 26th January
February 16 • Burns Night Celebration. Conductor: Major Ian Johnson. Guards Chapel. Friday 25th January
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Friday 29 March • Dawley Town Hall, 6 New Street, Dawley TF4 3JR
Saturday 30 March • University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL
Saturday 30 March • Centenary Methodist Church, Boston, PE21 6NY
Thursday 4 April • The Rock, Bury BL9 0AH
Friday 5 April • Rockingham Centre. Hoyland Common. Barnsley S74 9DQ
March 25 • we are looking for cornet players, position negotiable and Bb bass players. We practice on Thursday and Sunday evenings at Stanton by Dale close to M1.
March 24 • We are a friendly & sociable Third Section Band with an exciting and varied summer season ahead of us. We have an immediate vacancy for a SOLO TROMBONE player. Our MD is Duncan Wilson.
March 24 • In our hundredth year, The Tilbury Band is currently seeking cornet players and percussionists to bring our band back to full capacity. Could this be you? A friendly 2nd section band, we rehearse on a Wednesday and Sunday evening in our Hall in Tilbury.
BA (Hons) (Dunelm) I, FSCO
Composer and Arranger