The Great Hall at Swansea University Science & Innovation Bay Campus will welcome 40 Welsh rivals looking to claim titles and qualification places this weekend.
February 27 • 10 top ranked bands will compete for the BrassPass UK Band of the Year title in Bolton later this year.
February 27 • The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain is looking to fill two high profile General Manager and Operations Manager roles with the organisation.
February 27 • The outstanding polycarbonate based mouthpiece from Patrik Randefalk
February 27 • The world's number 1 ranked band will be showcasing its Welsh Area preparation ahead of its Swansea challenge on the weekend.
February 27 • The National Association of Brass Band Conductors has launched its 2020 competition.
February 27 • The young performers who will battle for the 2020 Young Brass Award solo titles have been announced.
February 27 • The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain will make a welcome concert appearance in Wales this year as they look west with their music selections.
February 27 • The outstanding Denis Wick Heritage series of mouthpieces are available through Band Supplies and the 4BR Shop.
December 15 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talking to Bram Gay at the 2016 British Open Championships in Birmingham.
November 26 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Valaisia Brass Band after he led them to a fifth consecutive National title.
November 26 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Patrick Ottiger of BML Talents Band after they won the First Division Swiss National title in Montreux
November 22 • You can still enjoy the action from the 2019 Brass in Concert Championships from World of Brass - so don't miss a note...
February 23 • All the action from the 2020 North West Regional Championships — as it happened.
February 20 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks at the five works that will test the bands in their bid to qualify for the Cheltenham and London National Finals.
February 19 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks at the potential for a change in the future direction of travel for the Regional and National Championships of Great Britain...
February 16 • A conductor whose record stands proudly with the finest conductors of his generation, but is now somewhat largely forgotten...
February 18 • Joseph Hampson. Price: £4.99 plus VAT plus postage and package .
February 12 • Jamie Hood. Accompanists: Stephen Bulla and Annamaria Motolla. Featuring: Marc Hood, Brandon Jones. Blackwood Music . CD: BWMusic1954
February 11 • Conductor: Michael Fowles. First Presbyterian Church. Armagh. Saturday 1st February
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Friday 28 February • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London. SE7 8RE SE7 8RE
Saturday 29 February • Northampton International Academy. 55 Barrack Rd. Northampton NN1 1AA
Saturday 29 February • Bethesda Church John Street .Elland HX5 0AB
Saturday 29 February • Ashwood Centre, Portland Street, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire NG17 7AB
Saturday 29 February • Great Hall, Bay Campus, Fabian Way, Crymlyn Burrows, Skewen, Swansea SA1 8EN
February 28 • We have 2 empty chairs to fill. A BBflat Bass player, and a 2nd Trombone. Please feel free to enquire or come along to one of our well attended rehearsals. Foss Dyke is well organised and a friendly 1st Section Band, based in Waddington, Lincoln.
February 27 • We are a 1st section band aiming to be promoted back to the Championship section and also qualify for the Spring Festival. We have vacancies for 2 Bb Cornets (seats negotiable), 2nd Horn, BBb Bass and percussionists. Rehearsals are Mon/Thur nights 8-10pm
February 27 • Chelmsford Silver Band require the following. Bb bass and Eb Bass players. A friendly non-contesting band, established for over 69 years and enjoy a good reputation performing at local and regional events plus organizing our own concerts.
Cornet Soloist, Teacher, Adjudicator, Conductor