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Dyke

Rath continue Black Dyke link

July 31, 2020
Michael Rath Trombones and Black Dyke maintain musical partnership.


Black Dyke

Fab Four in free recital mode for IBBSS

July 30, 2020
Black Dyke stars Richard Marshall, Zoe Lovatt-Cooper, Daniel Thomas and Brett Baker will be featured in recital mode at the forthcoming International Brass Band Summer School on-line course — and you can enjoy them in performance for free too.


Dyke

Chair change at Black Dyke

July 28, 2020
David Allen, the backroom driving force behind Black Dyke has stepped down from his role as Chair of Trustees at Black Dyke to be replaced by Trevor Caffull.


Dyke

New brass additions to Messiah

July 17, 2020
Darius Battiwalla adds a new brass band arrangement of the soprano aria 'How Beautiful Are the Feet' from Handel's 'Messiah', for future performances.


Black Dyke

Black Dyke becomes flagship Geneva partner band

July 16, 2020
Geneva announce major signing coup as Black Dyke becomes a Partner Band.


Gavin Saynor

Saynor becomes latest Geneva signing

July 07, 2020
The Black Dyke tuba star is the latest high profile player to become a Geneva Group Performance & Development Artist.


Zoe

Geneva add a touch of ZLC stardust to their line-up

June 29, 2020
Zoe Lovatt-Cooper is the latest high profile brass band star to join the Geneva Group as a development and performance artist.


Bates

Geneva welcome Bates to the growing ranks

June 24, 2020
Black Dyke solo horn star Siobhan Bates is the latest high profile star to become a Geneva Performance & Development Artist.


Richard Marshall

5 minute masterclass with Richard Marshall

May 25, 2020
The Black Dyke principal cornet and Geneva Performance & Development Artist discusses practice motivation techniques


Daniel Thomas

5 minute masterclass with Daniel Thomas

May 05, 2020
The Black Dyke solo euphonium and Geneva artist Daniel Thomas provides us 5 tips for home practice during the current lockdown.


Baker

5 minute masterclass with Brett Baker

May 02, 2020
The Black Dyke Geneva artist gives tips on changing your practice regime to keep your lockdown practice interesting — and stop you doing anymore housework!


Daniel Thomas

Thomas adds to new profile

April 22, 2020
Black Dyke solo euphonium adds to his Geneva profile with the launch of his new website.


Daniel Thomas

Geneva adds Dan Thomas to star line-up

April 16, 2020
Black Dyke solo euphonium Dan Thomas becomes the latest Development & Performance Artist with the Geneva Group.


Richard Marshall

Richard Marshall becomes Geneva's latest signing

April 15, 2020
The principal cornet of Black Dyke has become a Development & Performance Artist with the Geneva Group.


Dyke

Black Dyke look to add to the champion ranks

March 10, 2020
The newly crowned Yorkshire champion is looking for a new player to join the Queensbury ranks...


Dyke

Black Dyke to tell their Tale ahead of Area challenge

March 03, 2020
Queensbury challengers to provide open rehearsal preview on Philip Sparke's test-piece.


Bates

Yorkshire prepares for Regional battle

March 03, 2020
Siobhan Bates and hundreds of players in Yorkshire bands will be preparing this week to put the finishing touches to their Regional Championship assaults.


Mashall

Marshall set for busy 2020

February 15, 2020
Black Dyke's principal cornet already has a pretty full diary of trips, concerts and projects lined up for the year — and a contest or two of course...


Black Dyke

Enjoy Black Dyke live and free...

February 13, 2020
You can sit back and enjoy Black Dyke in concert for free this evening — live broadcast around the world.


Childs

1000th accolade for Black Dyke MD

January 03, 2020
Prof Nicholas Childs was recently presented with a plaque marking his 1000th concert appearance with Black Dyke.


Black Dyke

Scottish star set to shine at Queensbury

December 24, 2019
Amy Paterson follows in well worn horn footsteps from Scotland to Yorkshire as she joins Black Dyke.


cAANGH

Cavanagh takes baritone role at Black Dyke

December 05, 2019
Michael Cavanagh becomes the new solo baritone players at Black Dyke


Awards

Black Dyke awards to McGlynn and Smith

December 05, 2019
Dave McGlynn and Dave Smith are presented with the 'Bandsman of the Year' and 'Pondasher' awards at Black Dyke's annual presentation evening.


Katrina

Marzella ends baritone tenure at Black Dyke

December 02, 2019
The arrival of a new addition to family life in 2020 sees Katrina Marzella take the decision to step down from her role at Black Dyke Band.


Balck dyke

Black Dyke look for a tenor

November 20, 2019
Black Dyke Band is looking to appoint a new tenor horn player to join the Queensbury ranks




Cornet shop

Open all hours for Hutchinson

August 8 • Cory's principal cornet opens his own cornet corner shop open to players 24 hours a day...


Diversity

BBE explores diversity issues with partners

August 8 • Organisations and individuals with experience and interest in the issues surrounding diversity, equality and inclusion meet on-line with Brass Bands England to explore views and opinions.


Cancelled

Scottish Borders contest cancelled

August 8 • Another brass band event is cancelled as the Coronavirus pandemic continues to affect the contesting calendar.


NYMAZ

Big Brass Day closing date

August 8 • There is not much time left to sign up for some great workshops on the NYMAZ 'Big Brass Day'.


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


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.. .


The Marple Band

July 20 • The Marple Band were promoted to 1st Section at the start of 2020. We are looking for Basses Eb and Bb, front row cornets and second row cornet to join our friendly band. If fancy a change of scene and think you have what it takes to play, see below.


Alan Widdop


Conductor, Brass teacher, Adjudicator (ABBA)


               

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