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More great brass band radio from Philip Hunt

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  Philip Hunt brings us plenty of great brass band music over the airwaves

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.

Requests and Comments welcome at E Mail:

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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comosers

Result: 2019 European Composer Competition

April 25 • A demonic dialogue between possessed souls claims the composer honours in Montreux.


Kong

How to study King Kong in Montreux...

April 25 • You will be able to purchase a study score for Paul McGhee's test piece in Montreux this weekend.


Mario Burki

When in Montreux make sure you head for Terezin

April 25 • Musikverlag Frank will be in Montreux with a fantastic selection of music to browse and purchase — including the Challenge Section work, 'Terezin'.


Euroean

Wish you were here?

April 25 • You can if you sign up for the live broadcast action from World of Brass with the added bonus of 4BR.


Contest: European Brass Band Championships

Friday 26 April • 2m2c Montreux Music & Convention Centre,Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland  . 1820


Regent Hall Concerts - Celebrity Recital - Brett Baker (trombone) Elliot

Friday 26 April • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street Opp. RESERVED. London . W1C 2DJ W1C 2DJ


Contest: European Brass Band Championships

Saturday 27 April • 2m2c Montreux Music & Convention Centre,Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland   1820


Fishburn band - Mike Lovatt in concert/masterclass.

Saturday 27 April • Old Elvet Methodist church. Old Elvet. Durham. DH1 3HL


Hitchin Band - Hitchin Band Spring Charity Concert

Saturday 27 April • The Forest Centre, Marston Moretaine, Bedford Mk43 0pr


Glastonbury Brass

April 25 • We are looking for a Kit player to join our current team. We are a friendly 1st Section band who has a good selection of Concerts and Contest for 2019.


Stannington Brass Band

April 25 • A rare opportunity has arisen to join one of Sheffield's leading bands with a vacancy for an EEb TUBA PLAYER to complete our bass section. We have a good band room atmosphere and a calendar of interesting concerts and contests.


Glastonbury Brass

April 25 • We are looking for a couple of Cornets to strengthen our current bench, Positions are negotiable. We are a friendly 1st Section band who has a good selection of Concerts and Contest for 2019.


Ian Holmes

BA (hons), PGDip (RCM), ARCM, ALCM
Conductor, piano accompanist and educator