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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 1.00am to 2.00am.

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 20.05 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 28th April 2019:

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

O DU MEIN OSTERREICH (Ferdinand Preis arr. Ray Woodfield)
Rundfunk Blasorchester Leipzig
Conductor: Jan Cober

MORNING NOON AND NIGHT IN VIENNA (Franz von Suppe)
Foden's Band
Conductor: Russell Gray

ADVENTURES IN BRASS (Ray Farr)
Bodmin Town Band
Conductor: Nicholas Childs

TAKE A PAIR OF SPARKLING EYES (Sir Arthur Sullivan arr. Gordon Langford)
Soloist: Phillip McCann
The Fairey Band
Conductor: Kenneth Dennison

MERRIE ENGLAND (Sir Edward German arr. James Ord Hume)
Men O' Brass
Conductor: Harry Mortimer

I HAVE A DREAM (Benny Anderson & Bjorn Ulvaeus arr. Klaas van der Woude)
JESUS FOLK (Gowans & Larsson arr. Ray Steadman-Allen)
The Household Troops Band of The Salvation Army
Bandmaster: Carl Saunders

PIQUE DAME (Franz von Suppe arr. T C Brown)
Cory Band
Conductor: Philip Harper

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Marshall

Marshall visits the Kings of military brass

July 23 • Black Dyke principal cornet Richard Marshall has been enjoying a spell of military service with The Band of the King's Division.


Read

David Read concert is a grand success

July 23 • A concert celebrating the musical career of David Read MBE has raised over £1,000 for his chosen charity.


Timbercroft

4BR Shop: The Marriage of Figaro Overture (W A Mozart arr. Phillip Littlemore)

July 23 • A classic piece, perfect for concerts from Phillip Littlemore and Timbercroft Publishing


trophies

Silverware attractions on show at Bolsover

July 23 • There was a special treat for delegates on the Bolsover International Brass Band Summer School — with the opportunity to get up close to some iconic trophies.


Lewes, Glynde and Beddingham Brass Band - Eastbourne Bandstand - 1812 concert

Wednesday 31 July • Bandstand, Grand Parade, Eastbourne BN21 3AD


Lewes, Glynde and Beddingham Brass Band - Commercial Square Bonfire Society, The Jumping Jac

Saturday 3 August • The Paddock. Little Paddock Lane. Lewes BN7 1UU


Gresley Colliery Band - Byrkley Park Garden Centre

Saturday 10 August • Byrkley Drive, Rangemore St, Burton upon Trent . DE13 9RN


Foden's Band - Matt Ford - Gawsworth Hall, Macclesfield

Sunday 11 August • Gawsworth Hall, Church Lane, Gawsworth SK11 9RN


Foden's Band - Snape Maltings

Saturday 17 August • Snape Maltings, Suffolk IP17 1SP


Chinnor Silver

July 23 • Following an exciting signing on Solo Cornet we require a Bb BASS to complete our line up.. We rehearse on a Wednesday (extra when required) in our own bandroom and they are well attended.. Good but realistic mix of concerts & contests including Butlins


Chadderton Brass Band

July 23 • Chadderton Band is a non-contesting band and welcome players of all ages and abilities on all sections + percussionist. MD and EUPH required. We are a friendly band and enjoy performing at various concerts throughout the year. Come along and have a go


Blidworth Welfare Band

July 23 • *Cornet* We have a vacancy for a solo cornet player and a 2nd cornet player. We are a friendly Championship section band based in the heart of Nottinghamshire (15 mins from J27 M1) with a sensible diary of concerts, contests and CD recordings.


David W. Ashworth

RSCM, ABBA Exec Member, NABBC PRO.
Conductor, Band Trainer and Adjudicator