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Concorde to provide iconic backdrop to massed performance

January 10, 2020
One of the world's most iconic aeroplanes will provide the backdrop for a performance of Liz Lane's 'Innovation 2016' next month.


Lydbrook honours euphonium legend

December 24, 2019
The Lydbrook Band helped honour the legendary euphonium player Lyndon Baglin's 70 years of brilliance in the banding movement.


Lydbrook set for countryside audience of millions

October 11, 2019
The Lydbrook Band will be seen by an audience of millions later this month after being filmed for the BBC programme 'Countryfile'.


Stone wall concert success for Lydbrook

August 10, 2019
The Lydbrook Band breaks new ground with a rather unique concert performance...


Lane provides heartfelt tribute to friend and banding colleague

July 17, 2019
Composer Liz Lane's musical tribute to a much missed player will also help a great charity with its future work.


Lydbrook forges new links on Polish tour visit

June 11, 2019
The Lydbrook Band has just returned from an outstanding musical tour experience to Katowice in Poland.


Lydbrook to head to Poland for pioneering brass band connection

May 17, 2019
The Lydbrook Band will head to Katowice in Poland to help the city develop an exciting brass band movement.


Death of Lydbrook stalwart

April 18, 2019
The death has been reported of the respected Lydbrook player Yvonne Hamblin


Silver Rose to mark sacrifice of Cambridge alumni

November 01, 2018
There will be a special resonance to the performance of Liz Lane's 'Silver Rose' at Trinity College in Cambridge on Armistice weekend


Great response to cross cultural collaboration in heart of Gloucestershire

July 09, 2018
A wonderful musical link between Lydbrook Band and RSVP Bhangra Band was enjoyed by plenty of music enthusiasts in Coleford recently.


Lydbrook set to pioneer boundary crossings with latest Prom

June 14, 2018
The Lydbrook Band will be breaking through cultural as well as genre boundaries with their latest innovative Proms in the Park initiative.

Lyndon Baglin

Queen's Birthday Honour for Lyndon Baglin

June 09, 2018
The legendary euphonium player has been made a recipient of the British Empire Medal (BEM) for Services to Brass Band Music.


Barny rubble joins Lydbrook sponsorship celebrations

June 03, 2017
Lydbrook Band enjoyed a rather unique way of celebrating a new sponsorship deal — playing right at the bottom of huge stone quarry.

Flight Concert

Concorde to take to the air again and again

February 10, 2017
The musical spirit of one of the world's iconic aeroplanes will be reprised thanks to a local radio station, a special commission and lots of community performers.

Composer Liz Lane

Lane explores intoxicating dance spirit with latest premiere

October 15, 2016
Brass band, Bhangra and classical music instrumentation has been brought together by composer Liz Lane to help celebrate the 70th anniversary of Arts Council England.


Silver Rose set to bloom again in Bristol

April 12, 2016
The critically acclaimed 'Silver Rose' work will be be performed under very special circumstances this weeken in Bristol.

Silver Rose

New performance for Silver Rose

February 12, 2016
The critically acclaimed 'Silver Rose' production will be given another high profile performance in Bristol this year.

Liz Lane

Silver Rose to bloom in Aldeburgh

September 16, 2015
Lydbrook Band to perform Liz Lane's acclaimed 'Silver Rose' composition at the prestigious High Tide Festival in Aldeburgh this weekend.

Liz Lane

Lydbrook Freedom grant boosts Proms music making

June 17, 2015
Grant help from Arts Council England helps Lydbrook commission composer Liz Lane for Great British Event.

Robert Hardy

Major new work set for Bristol premiere

October 19, 2014
A major new work inspired by First World War poetry read by actor Robert Hardy is set for a world premiere in Bristol.


Lydbrook help launch Christmas lottery

December 18, 2013
The Lydbrook Band will be hoping that it helps create lots of festive millionaires this Christmas through the new National Lottery television advert.

Lydbrook logo

Lydbrook call for 90th celebrations

August 07, 2013
The Lydbrook Band is looking to meet up with plenty of former players to help celebrate their 90th birthday.

Lydbrook Band

Lydbrook set for Diamond Jubilee baton

June 01, 2012
The Lydbrook Band will be passing the baton with the help of a new work form the pen of composer Liz Lane.


Jubilee boost for Lydbrook

March 29, 2012
The Lydbrook Band will be helping Her Majesty celebrate her jubilee in diamond fashion after securing grant.


Lydbrook open the Devil's doors

March 02, 2012
Something dark and devilish will be opened to the public in the Forest of Dean...


New summer school resonates with Midlands youth

August 11 • 85 youngsters enjoy a musical week of learning with a difference.


Sign up for BBE on-line webinars

August 11 • From advanced arranging to copyright issues and even a Conference call — make sure you sign up for Brass Band England's latest raft of attractions.


Fulham Brass add to the star chat rota

August 11 • Fulham Brass Band has added to its list of star interviews — with LSO violinist Maxine Kwok Adams dropping in for their latest musical chat...


New radio station brings chunks of brass on air

August 11 • KL Radio has been launched with a regular brass band programme each week...

Black Dyke Band - Swiss Nationals Gala Concert

Saturday 19 September • KKL, Europaplatz 1, 6005 Luzern, Switzerland 6000

The Marple Band - Marple Band Autumn Concert

Friday 16 October • Marple Methodist Church, Church Lane, Marple SK6 6AY

The Marple Band - Marple and Hawk Green Bands Concert Compstall

Saturday 7 November • St Pauls Church, Compstall Rd, Compstall, Stockport, Cheshire SK6 5HU

Contest: Swiss National Championships

Saturday 28 November • Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland 1820

Contest: Swiss National Championships

Sunday 29 November • Stravinski Hall, Montreaux. Claude-Nobs 5, 1820 Montreaux, Switzerland 1820

Chadderton Band

August 11 • Chadderton Band is a non-contesting band playing at various events throughout the year. We are a friendly band looking for players of all ages and abilities on all sections + EUPH and percussion. Most welcome to come along to one of our rehearsals.

Amesbury Town Band

August 5 • Players and beginners of any standard are always warmly welcomed especially some more solo cornets and a spare percussionists to help out existing players. Feel free to drop in even if you just fancy a blow or want to try another instrument. After Covid!

Crewe Brass

July 26 • Due to relocation Crewe Brass require a top quality Bass player to complete our line up, Position negotiable withe the MD, Matt Pithers on 07921 062732. Enquires for other positions are welcome to apply in strict confidence.. .

Brett Baker

BSc (Hons), ARCM, PG Dip
Rath clinician, conductor, teacher, adjudicator, editor


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