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Joel Moore

Moore the merrier at Derwent

July 17, 2019
Joel Moore has become the new solo baritone player at Derwent Brass.


dEEP DOWN

Derwent aims low with latest initiative

July 09, 2019
Derwent Brass has come up with a new way to give low brass players performance opportunities.


Africa

Derwent continues support for high profile Brass for Africa appearances

July 05, 2019
A Brass for Africa Teaching Team is in the UK to perform alongside the great Wynton Marsalis in Cheltenham — and is being supported by members of Derwent Brass.


Signing

New top trom at Derwent

June 25, 2019
Simon Baum is the new solo trombone player at Derwent Brass.


Matthew Eden

Derwent find exciting future in Eden

February 23, 2019
The talented Matthew Eden has become the new Associate Composer of Derwent Brass.


Derwent

Derwent engaged in artistic warp speed

January 18, 2019
Derwent Brass to take a trip through time to bring a cultural message of future value about a historical landscape.


Derwent Brass

Derwent delight at dream team appointments

September 20, 2018
Jack Capstaff and Mark David will lead the artistic future for Derwent Brass.


Keith Leonard

Derwent to whisper fond adieu to Emeritus Leonard

August 30, 2018
Two world premieres will help bid Keith Leonard a fond farewell after 25 years at the helm of Derwent Brass.


Derwent

New troms at Derwent Brass

August 24, 2018
The experienced duo of Richard Walker and Malcolm Portman join the trombone ranks of Derwent Brass,


Dewent

Leonard retires after 25 years of innovative leadership

March 23, 2018
Keith Leonard has announced his retirement as MD after 25 years of service with Derwent Brass.


Derwent Brass

Derwent welcomes new euph signing

January 20, 2018
Derwent Brass has welcomed the signing of James Emberley on euphonium.


Passchendaele

Eden offers Meditation for Remembrance

November 04, 2017
Composer Matt Eden has worked alongside Derwent Brass to bring a timely reminder of the ultimate sacrifice of those who fought at the horrific Battle of Passchendaele.


Derwent Brass

Muted silver anniversary celebrations for Derwent

October 04, 2017
Derwent Brass celebrate their 25th anniversary quietly with their latest presents...


Derwent Brass

Back row bolsters at Derwent

September 29, 2017
Two new cornet signings help add talent and experience to Derwent Brass.


dERWENT

New flugel signing at Derwent

August 04, 2017
Derwent Brass has announced the signing of Catherine Johnston on flugel horn.


Heaven's Gate

Heavens Gates to open for Derwent and PLC

May 27, 2017
Derwent Brass will celebrate their 25th anniversary with a PLC work that takes its inspiration from on high.


Derwent Brass

Tales of Hoffman at Derwent

May 07, 2017
Euph player Martyn Hoffman has joined Derwent Brass in time for their Spring Festival appearance on 'Fragile Oasis' in Blackpool.


Derwent Brass

Derwent to help Macmillan charities

April 10, 2017
Derwent Brass will help support the fantastic work of local charities in a concert wit a very personal connection.


Derwent

Derwent to increase the musical Pulse rate

April 05, 2017
Derwent Brass will premiere a new work by composer Mathew Eden this weekend for the Brass for Africa Charity — and it promises to be pulsating.


Derwent Brass

Derwent gets top Ranked cornet help

March 02, 2017
Derwent Brass will head to the Midlands Regional Championships boosted by some top ranked cornet help.


Derwent Brass

Derwent look to celebrate with musical innovation

February 09, 2017
Derwent Brass will celebrate its 25th anniversary with yet more innovative musical commissions — this time from Paul Lovatt-Cooper.


Derwent Brass

New tuba at Derwent

February 02, 2017
Derwent Brass welcomes a new tuba player to the ranks ahead of Midlands Area challenge.


Derwent Brass

Derwent go for Gold to support Brass for Africa

January 27, 2017
Derwent Brass has become the first English band to support the Brass for Africa charity with a Gold partnership.


Derwent Brass

Percussion return gives Derwent extra bang

October 18, 2016
The return of percussionist Lee Gilbert has given Derwent Brass a timely boost.


Derwent Brass

Derwent Brass welcome new cornet addition

June 09, 2016
Derwent Brass welcomes former Leicestershire Co-operative principal cornet player to their ranks.




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Join our 'Support Us' scheme

October 18 • 4BR's 'Support Us' scheme to helps enable it remain the vibrant, independent voice of the worldwide brass band movement. Find out how you can help.


Fodens

New horn signing at Foden's

October 17 • Foden's bid fond farewell to Nat Martin and welcome Grace Jeffers to their horn section.


Evans

Evans to keep beating time...

October 17 • Richard Evans will be joined by the band that first made his name for the launch of the updated version of his celebrated autobiography.


Thoresby

McElligott era comes to an end at Thoresby

October 17 • The four year musical partnership between Thoresby Band and Ian McElligott comes to an end as the band announce new lead with Michael Howley.


Foden's Band - European 2020 fundraiser - Bier Keller night

Friday 18 October • Sandbach Town Hall, High Street, Sandbach, Cheshire CW11 1AX


Black Dyke Band - Empire Theatre, Consett

Saturday 19 October • Front Street, Consett, County Durham DH8 5AB


South Yorkshire Police Band - South Yorkshire Police Band with guest soloist Sim

Saturday 19 October • Doncaster Minster DN1 1RD


Kettering Citadel S A Band -

Saturday 19 October • The Salvation Army, . 36 - 40 Sunnyside, . Diss, Norfolk. IP22 4DS


Richmond Brass Band - Celebration in Brass

Saturday 19 October • St Mary's Church. Church Street. Twickenham TW1 3NJ


Lofthouse Brass Band

October 17 • Lofthouse 2000 Brass Band currently have vacancies for solo cornet and kit drummer. Rehearsal at Outwood WMC, Ledger Lane, Outwood, Wakefield. Experienced and sociable band with a progressive attitude.


Stannington Brass Band

October 17 • 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


The Corsham Band

October 17 • The band are currently looking for cornet and trombone players. Positions negotiable. We rehearse on Wednesday evenings with easy access from Bath, Bristol, Swindon and the M4 corridor.


John Ward


Conductor, Adjudicator


               

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