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Katrina

Marzella insights

July 23, 2021
Baritone star Katrina Marzella is the latest top musician to be featured on the new Yamaha Artist Insights podcast.


Ghana

Get a taste of all things Ghana

July 23, 2021
There is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the sights, sounds and tastes of Ghana this weekend in London.


Wantage

Wantage up the pace on fund raising

July 23, 2021
Running, cycling and head shaving add to the fund raising activities of Wantage as they look to add extra space to their home.


Yarm School

One spot left for Doc Martin contest

July 23, 2021
There is a chance for a band to fill a gap at the lucrative Dr Martin's Wainstone's Cup competition in September.


National Youth Championships

2022 National Youth Champs set for Corby

July 23, 2021
The National Youth Championships of Great Britain will be held at Corby Business Academy in Northamptonshire in March next year.


Brass

Brass for Africa to help tap creative energy in Uganda

July 23, 2021
An Anglo/German partnership between Brass for Africa and Music Connects aims to help refugees reach out with their creative talents.


Children

Even more after 4 please...

July 22, 2021
There will be even more brass music making to be enjoyed by children in Bradford in September.


BBE Proms

Media boost for Proms in the Playground

July 21, 2021
Brass Bands England's school initiative gains a great boost of media coverage.


sTAGE

Venues fear Covid closing at short notice

July 21, 2021
Venues across the country are reported to fearful of "closing down by stealth" as "hard to predict Covid" implications are crippling their ability to hold events and productions.


Harmen

4BR Tuesday Interview with Harmen Vanhoorne

July 20, 2021
4BR talks to Belgian cornet star making a name for himself as an inspirational conductor in New Zealand after leading North Shore Brass to an impressive podium finish at the recent National Championships.


Dyke

Black Dyke tour ends with warm confidence

July 20, 2021
The Queensbury band's nationwide Bandstand Tour was warmly received on its last leg with Boscombe Salvation Army Band.


Brass in Cocnert

Brass in Concert draws made

July 20, 2021
The competition draws for Brass in Concert Festival later this year have been made.


Mining

Bands back at the pit head

July 20, 2021
Hammonds, Hade Edge and Lofthouse 2000 will provide the musical accompaniment for visitors at the National Mining Museum in Wakefield this weekend.


Covid 19

BBE issues Covid-19 guidance from July 19th

July 17, 2021
Brass Bands England issues its Covid-19 guidance for English bands that takes effect from Monday 19th July.


New Zealand

Report & Results: 2021 New Zealand National Championships

July 17, 2021
Wellington triumphs to retain National title as Grade honours go to Brass Whanganui, Woolston Concert Brass, Matamata Brass and Buzzing Brass Wellington Youth in Christchurch.


Besson

Besson Fridays at Home — Philip Harper and Cory special edition

July 16, 2021
The last in the present series tonight sees a special broadcast from the home of Cory Band with their MD Philip Harper to find out just how he makes the world's number 1 band tick.


Rdiiough

4BR Friday Interview with Ralph Riddiough

July 16, 2021
We speak to one of the main figures behind the campaign to get free music tuition services provided in Scottish Schools — and his hopes now that the Scottish Government has announced £7 million of investment in the next school year.


Wainwright

Closing date for BrookWright Composer Competition looms

July 16, 2021
There is still time to get you ensemble entry ion for the innovative competition — with rewards for the prize winners.


Prizewinners

Report & Results: 2021 New Zealand Champion of Champions

July 15, 2021
Anthony Smith of Woolston Brass claims the Blue Riband solo award after two busy days of high quality competition in Christchurch.


Fendall Hill

4BR Thursday Interview with Fendall Hill

July 15, 2021
We catch up with the recently crowned five time New Zealand Open Soprano title winner and composer of the B Grade test-piece 'Temperamental' to be used at the New Zealand National Championships this weekend.


Streaning

MPs call for complete reset of streaming royalty payments

July 15, 2021
A new report recommends a 50/50 spilt in royalty payments from streaming services as artists lose out on fair share of earnings.


Francis Cowley

Cowley returns to back benches

July 15, 2021
94 year old Francis Cowley has decided to hang up his baton and return to the cornet playing back benches


Scotland

Free music tuition gets £7m boost in Scotland

July 14, 2021
Scottish councils will be given an extra £7m to fund free music tuition for pupils in the new school term.


Withington

4BR Wednesday Interview with Allan Withington

July 14, 2021
We catch up with Allan Withington to find out more about his inventive search for the perfect 'Il Maestro'...


bss

2021 Brass Band Summer School cancelled

July 14, 2021
The popular course held at Harrogate has been cancelled due to caution over ongoing Covid-19 concerns.




Katrina

Marzella insights

July 23 • Baritone star Katrina Marzella is the latest top musician to be featured on the new Yamaha Artist Insights podcast.


Ghana

Get a taste of all things Ghana

July 23 • There is a wonderful opportunity to enjoy the sights, sounds and tastes of Ghana this weekend in London.


Wantage

Wantage up the pace on fund raising

July 23 • Running, cycling and head shaving add to the fund raising activities of Wantage as they look to add extra space to their home.


Yarm School

One spot left for Doc Martin contest

July 23 • There is a chance for a band to fill a gap at the lucrative Dr Martin's Wainstone's Cup competition in September.


Regent Hall Concerts - Cor8 Horn Ensemble

Friday 16 July • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London SE7 8RE


Regent Hall Concerts - W1 Brass - Brass Quintet

Friday 23 July • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London SE7 8RE


Regent Hall Concerts - j5o brass quintet

Friday 30 July • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London . SE7 8RE


Regent Hall Concerts - Trafalgar Brass

Friday 6 August • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London SE7 8RE


Regent Hall Concerts - Arc Brass

Friday 13 August • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London . SE7 8RE


Uppermill Band

July 21 • UPPERMILL, current National 3rd Sect.Champions and North West Area 2nd. Section Champions are heading to Cheltenham in Sept. to compete in the National 2nd Sect. Finals. We require a SOLO CORNET player to join Team UPPERMILL


Chapeltown Silver Prize Band

July 20 • MUSICAL DIRECTOR, we invite applications from enthusiastic, hardworking, motivated individuals, who will challenge and further develop the success of the band. Based North Sheffield, 5 mins from M1 jct 35/36, with a sensible balance of concerts/contests.


Shipston Town Band

July 19 • Stour Concert Brass our Community Band are looking to recruit solo cornets and Bb and Eb Bass as we prepare to restart rehearsals. We are based in Shipston on Stour in South Warwickshire and are a non competitive band rehearsing on Friday 7.45 to 9.30


John Durrant

MA LLCM TD CertEd (Dist)
Conductor, Band Trainer, Composer, Trumpet and Cornet Soloist, Arranger, Adjudicator


               

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