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BBC SOUNDS OF BRASS Worldwide

BROADCAST ON BBC RADIO CORNWALL, DEVON, GUERNSEY & JERSEY EVERY SUNDAY EVENING @ 7.00pm and on BRISTOL, GLOUCESTERSHIRE, SOMERSET SOUND, SWINDON & WILTSHIRE Sunday 12am to 1am.

PRODUCED AND PRESENTED WEEKLY BY PHILLIP HUNT since 1985.

AVAILABLE LIVE AND LISTEN AGAIN EVERY WEEK ON THE WORLD WIDE WEB THROUGH THE BBC RADIO iPLAYER.

Live on Sundays at 19.05 or 12am British Time or at any time for 30 DAYS after the Broadcast.

To hear this week's programme instantly go to the Web Site of the BBC Local Radio Station you are listening to and click on Live or Listen Again, then Schedule.

For those listeners who can hear the programme on their TV through the Freeview Radio Channel you can now set your system to record the programme on a weekly basis by going to the Radio Programme Guide and finding our broadcast time.

At the moment the BBC Local Radio Stations on the Freeview Radio Channel can only be accessed within the individual Radio Station areas, which is why some numbers are duplicated.

The Freeview numbers for the Stations available are, BBC Radio Bristol 719, Radio Jersey 719, Radio Devon 720, Radio Guernsey 721, Radio Cornwall 721, Radio Wiltshire 721, Radio Somerset 722, Radio Gloucestershire 735.

You can also listen to and download the programme on your Smart Phone by downloading the BBC iPlayer APP.

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Telephone: 01752 843919.

Check the Sounds of Brass Blog @ www.sofbblog.wordpress.com every week for programme details, brass band articles and information.

Sunday 22nd July 2018

THROUGH BOLTS AND BARS (Ernest Urbach)

PILGRIMS CHORUS (Wagner arr. Ken Smith)

SHEPHERDS SONG (Canteloube arr. Goff Richards)
Soloist: Kevin McMorran

CARNIVAL OF VENICE (Del Staigers)
Soloist: Clyde Dixon

RHAPSODY IN BLUE (Gershwin arr. Keith Wilkinson)
National Band of New Zealand
Conductor: Kevin Jarrett MBE

ORPHEUS IN THE UNDERWORLD (Offenbach arr. Howard Lorriman)

SULLIVAN FANTASY (Sullivan arr. Gordon Langford)
Black Dyke Band
Conductor: Dr Nicholas Childs

I WAS GLAD (Sir Hubert Parry arr. Philip Wilby)
Black Dyke Band
Conductor: Philip Wilby

JENNY WREN (Roland Davis)
Soloist: William Lang
Black Dyke Mills Band
Conductor: Arthur O Pearce

FOR YOU ALONE (Henry Gheel)
Soloist: Geoffrey Whitham
Black Dyke Mills Band
Conductor: Jack Emmott

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