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2022 European Championships
Outdoor performances

Centenary Square hosted performances from bands and ensembles that entertained people visiting the Birmingham city centre.

Thanks to a successful Brass Bands England grant application of £116,000 from Arts Council England, visitors to the Centenary Square area outside Symphony Hall were also able to enjoy brass band music making over the four days of the European Brass Band Championships Festival.

It was a wonderful initiative that proved to be extremely popular – with deck chairs on hand for those who wished to take the strain off their feet and sit back and relax as the music making came from bands and ensembles.

Steve Jack was on hand to take plenty of snaps of the bands in action...

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Perth Festival of the Arts - Opera Bohemia - Madama Butterfly

Thursday 26 May • Perth Theatre, Mill Street, Perth PH1 5HZ


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Derwent Brass

May 25 • PRINCIPAL EEb TUBA. Derwent Brass (Championship Section, Midlands) are seeking a Principal EEb Tuba - could it be you? We rehearse from our own facilitiy with a fully attended rehearsal just once a week - Thurs 20:00 - 22:00 (increased prior contests).


Garforth Brass

May 24 • Garforth Brass, a traditional brass band organisation, currently including a friendly 3rd section contesting band, concert band, and training band invites interested players to come along and see what we have to offer at your level.


Garforth Brass

May 24 • Garforth Brass, a traditional brass band organisation, currently including friendly 3rd section contesting band, concert band and learners band has vacancies for cornet players (position negotiable) to complete the team for contesting and concerts.


Gordon Eddison

B Ed (Hons). Member AoBBA.
Conductor and Adjudicator.


               

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