Friary, Amersham, Epsom & Ewell, Chichester City and Simon Langton Brass take the spoils at Stevenage.
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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Saturday 23 March • St Mary's Church Andover SP10 1ER
Saturday 23 March • Wakefield Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, Wakefield WF1 2TE
Saturday 23 March • The Hafren Theatre, Newtown, Powys SY16 4HU
Saturday 23 March • The Victoria Hall, Knowsley Street, Bolton BL1 2AS
Sunday 24 March • Kettering Lighthouse Theatre. Thurston Drive, Kettering NN15 6PB
March 23 • We are seeking a First Baritone player to complete our happy band. We rehearse on Tuesday evenings in Loughton, MK (just off A5) with other rehearsals arranged in the run up to contests.
March 22 • Championship Section Lydbrook Band have vacancies for a 2nd Baritone and Kit player to join our friendly band. We have a great set of future concerts, contests and tour to Poland. Under the musical directorship of Ian Holmes and Glyn William
March 21 • Tingley Band are looking to recruit 3 solo cornet players to complete our front row.. In addition we have vacancies for a euphonium and solo trombone.. We rehearse on Tuesday & Thursday from 19.30 to 21.00
B.Mus (Hons), LTCL, PGCE
Conductor, adjudicator, arranger