The general Quarterly Meeting of Brass Bands Wales will be held on a Zoom platform later this month — and you can have your say.
October 17 • The contribution made by Allan Littlemore to the banding movement and to Foden's and Leyland Bands will be marked in a special concert in Sandbach later today.
October 17 • The Yorkshire band has busy busy signing up playing talent as they look ahead to a busy few months.
October 17 • New signings bolster the ranks of Rainford Band as they look ahead to the Scottish Open in Perth next month.
October 15 • The Wobplay recording platform now has a fantastic selection box of great Eikanger Bjorsvik CD recordings for you to enjoy.
October 15 • Yorkshire band takes opportunity to provide an emotional thank-you to their inspirational principal cornet after she calls a halt to her role after 19 years.
October 15 • Bands who took part in Cheltenham and London will be contacted by Kapitol as part of their post-Covid-19 review process.
October 14 • The brass band competitions from the the contest in Armagh will be broadcast for the banding world to enjoy.
October 14 • There was plenty of great music making on show at the recent Durham County BBA event.
October 10 • Our resident tester Jonathan Pippen takes closer look at one of the most popular student trombones on the market.
May 18 • Our resident testing expert Jonathan Pippen takes closer look at the Rejano tenor and bass trombone practice mutes...
May 17 • Cory MD Philip Harper is supporting the new Bursary Scheme to enable 10 young musicians to fulfill their dreams...
May 1 • Phillip McCann announces the results of the Geneva International Slow Melody Competition
October 10 • Artistic Director, Paul Hindmarsh offers a curator's perspective on what will be on offer at the UK banding movement's most important festival of repertoire in January.
October 7 • Are we coming to an end to our banding history of the National Championships at the Royal Albert Hall? Hopefully not, but something needs to change.
September 30 • Players and conductors from 19 bands hope to leave the Royal Albert Hall as contesting heroes on the weekend — at an event that has also overcome challenges of its own to be launched this year.
September 29 • American composer Bruce Broughton provides a score from which bands need to find the right stuff of heroes to claim the National title at the Royal Albert Hall.
October 17 • Author: David Hirst. Kirklees Publishing. ISBN: 978-1-5272-8993-2 . Price: £11.99 plus P&P
October 16 • Conductor: WO1 David J Hatton. Theatr Brycheiniog. Brecon. Thursday 14th October
October 15 • Regent Hall Brass Arts Festival. Conductor: Michael McGowen. Regent Hall,. London. Saturday 2nd October
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Friday 5 November • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London. WC1 2 DJ WC1 2 DJ
Sunday 7 November • St Alfege Church. Greenwich Church St. London SE10 9BJ
Saturday 13 November • Metropole Cultural and Conference Centre, Mitre St, Abertillery NP13 1AL
Friday 19 November • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London. WC1 2 DJ WC1 2 DJ
Saturday 20 November • St Mary's Square, Gateshead Quays, Gateshead NE8 2JR
October 16 • The band is looking for a 2nd Trombone and Percussionist to join this friendly group of players. For more details of the band please see the band's website www.rushdentownband.com.
October 16 • HORN and CORNET PLAYERS required in our friendly First Section band which enjoys a balanced mix of concerts and contests. We are located just 1 mile from M62 Jcn 24. Post Code HD3 3JE Rehearsals are Monday and Wednesday evenings 8.00 to 10.00pm.
October 15 • Staines Brass are looking for , E flat Bass and B flat Bass players to join our ranks following the return to rehearsals. Our rehearsal nights are Thursday 8pm and we are based The Lammas Park, Staines, TW18 4XZ
B.Mus (Hons), LTCL, PGCE
Conductor, adjudicator, arranger