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Hobbins takes baton at Kippax

November 23, 2022
Alan Hobbins becomes the new MD at Kippax Band.


Kippax awards recognise service and excellence

January 14, 2021
The successful Yorkshire band has been presenting awards of its own

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Kippax focus on community support

November 26, 2020
A wonderful community gesture sees the Yorkshire Area champion open its rehearsal facility as a local Food Bank centre.


Death of Roy Marsden

May 02, 2020
The death has been reported of the popular Kippax Band tuba player Roy Marsden.

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Kippax lead Area run-out

February 16, 2019
Three bands will join Kippax for an evening of Area test-piece run-outs on Sunday — so why not go along and enjoy the music?


Tighe takes the helm at Kippax

August 20, 2018
The vastly experienced Stephen Tighe takes on the MD role at Kippax Band.


Knapton steps down from Kippax lead

April 20, 2018
Increased work commitments and a young family mean a reluctant parting of the musical waves at Kippax Band.


Kippax welcomes New Year arrivals

January 02, 2018
The Kippax Band will look forward to the 208 season bolstered by new signings.

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Kippax welcomes trio of new signings

October 11, 2017
Three new players help boost the ranks at Kippax.

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Death of Keith Fairburn

May 18, 2017
The death has been announced of the respected Kippax Band Secretary, Keith Fairburn.

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New cornet brace at Kippax

May 10, 2017
The Kippax Band has signed two new cornet players as they prepare for a busy second half of the year


Kippax offer test piece showcase

February 02, 2017
The Kippax Band is offering the chance to hear the First, Second, Third and Fourth Section Area test-pieces for free at a forthcoming run-out event

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Kippax back to full strength for Yorkshire challenge

January 26, 2017
The Kippax Band will take to the stage with a full team at the Yorkshire Area Championships in March.

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Special K lead at Kippax

December 09, 2016
Ian Knapton's enthusiasm, attention to detail and especially his strong determination make an immediate mark at Kippax.


Report & Results: 2015 Brass Factor Wetherby

November 04, 2015
Kippax take the honours on their first Brass Factor contest performance in Wetherby.

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Jack Smith takes on lead role with Kippax

May 23, 2015
Jack Smith has been appointed the new MD of the Kippax Band.


Kippax announce conducting brace

January 07, 2015
The Kippax Band will gain conducting support from some experienced former MDs for Butlins and Bradford.

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Lancaster leaves MD role at Kippax

December 13, 2014
David Lancaster has resigned from his role as MD of the Kippax Band in Yorkshire.


Kippax wants to reunite

February 06, 2014
If you've played with the Kippax Band then they want you to help them celebrate their two hundredth anniversary this year.

Kippax 200 years

A grand up for compositional grabs

January 17, 2014
If you can write a great piece to celebrate the Kippax Band's 200th anniversary then you could get a grand reward.


Bi-centenary for Kippax

December 25, 2013
The Kippax Band will be celebrating 200 not out in 2014 — aided by their local parish council.

Peter Roberts

Roberts set for return

October 21, 2011
Soprano legend to make return to banding


Death of Jean Moss

June 08, 2011
The death has been announced of Jean Moss of the Kippax Band.


Keep you eye out for a special soprano

February 06, 2011
And if you do see it — then makes sure it gets back to its owner...


Kippax announces entertainment contest

October 28, 2010
Kippax Band to promote own entertainment contest in 2011.

Festival Brass Band

Report & Results: 2022 Belgian National Championships

November 30 • Festival Brass ends 14 year wait for second Belgian National title success as section victories go to BB de Grensbewoners Smeermaas and Brasssband Panta Rhei in Heist-op-den-Berg.


Lydbrook help lottery love story for Christmas

November 29 • The Lydbrook Band has played their part in this year's EuroMillions Lotto Christmas advert.


Bobble help for East London in Perth

November 29 • Cool minds and warm heads helped East London Brass on their recent trip to the Scottish Open in Perth.


Death of Geoffrey Whiteley

November 29 • The death has been announced of former Black Dyke Band player and administrator Geoffrey Whiteley.

Regent Hall Concerts - Band of the RAF Regiment Symphonic Brass Ensemble

Friday 2 December • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London W1C2DJ

Stannington Brass Band - Christmas Concert with Hallmark of Harmony

Saturday 3 December • Lomas Hall. Stannington. Sheffield S6 6DB

Mereside Brass - Tatton Park Farm when Father Christmas is visiting

Saturday 3 December • Tatton Park Farm. Knutsford. Cheshire. WA16 6QN (Sat Nav WA16 6SG) WA16 6SG

Leicestershire Co-op Band - presents A Christmas Cracker

Saturday 3 December • Ibstock Palace. High Street. Ibstock. Leicestershire LE67 6LG

WFEL Fairey Band - Dobcross Youth Band


Linthwaite Band

November 30 • We are a friendly village band, currently top of the 4th section, and are looking forward to the area contest 2023, and to help achieve this we have vacancies for the percussion section.

wantage silver band

November 29 • Wantage Concert Brass (1st Section 2023) are looking for solo cornets to complete their experienced cornet section. The band has a sensible, yet fulfilling calendar of engagements.

Reading Spring Gardens Brass Band

November 29 • Reading Band is a hard-working, positive and (most importantly) welcoming third section brass band who have a vacancy for a capable and committed ** BACK ROW CORNET ** player.. . For more information about the band please visit our website.

Gary Davies

Conductor, Band Trainer, Adjudicator


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