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Report & Results: 2022 GBBA Own choice march & test piece

December 01, 2022
AW Parker (Drybrook) leads the way as the Gloucestershire Brass Band Association contest returns at a new venue.

Festival Brass Band

Report & Results: 2022 Belgian National Championships

November 30, 2022
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.

First Old Boys

Report & Results: 2022 BBNI Festival of Brass

November 29, 2022
1st Old Boys lead the entertainment at the Maldron Hotel, with section awards claimed by CWA Brass and Dungannon Silve


Report & Result: 2022 Scottish Open

November 26, 2022
A rejuvenated cooperation band claims the honours in Perth to round of their year in Bartok inspired triumph.


Report & Results: 2022 LBBA Open

November 24, 2022
Brunel Brass leads the prize winners at the Leicestershire BBA Open with section wins for Sandhurst Silver, Diggle Band, Raunds Temperance and Stalybridge Old.


Results: 2022 Swiss National Championships

November 23, 2022
Brass Band Treize Etoiles break the Valaisia grip to reclaim the Swiss National title in Montreux as section victories go to Emmental, Kirchenmusik Fluhli, Berner Oberland Junior, Gurbetal and Entlebucher Jugend Brass Band.


Report & Results: 2022 US Open Brass Band Championships

November 23, 2022
Five Lakes Silver deliver the classically inspired entertainment balance to claim US Open title.

Brass in Concert

Report & Result: 2022 Brass in Concert Championship

November 19, 2022
Brighouse & Rastrick tangos to victory for the first time since 2007 at the 45th Brass in Concert Sage, Gateshead.

Gota Brass

Report & Results: 2022 Swedish National Championships

November 16, 2022
Göta Brass claims fifth consecutive title and land honour to represent the home nation at the 2023 Europeans.


Report & Results: 2022 Band Supplies Scottish Challenge

November 13, 2022
Bathgate supplies the judges with just the right musical excellence to claim the domestic honours in Perth.


Report & Results: 2022 NEMBBA Autumn Contest

November 08, 2022
Yorkshire Imps recall distant memories to claim victory at the new North East Midlands BBA Contest in Darley Dale, with section victories going to Shirland, Amington, Dobcross, Burton Joyce, Darley Dale


Report & Results: 2022 ODDA Entertainment

November 08, 2022
Michelmersh and Nailsworth Silver led the way on a fine day of brass band entertainment at Marlborough School.


Report & Results: 2022 SWBBA Open Contest

November 08, 2022
Camborne leads the return of fraternal banding competition in Torquay with sections wins for Porthleven, Bideford and Soundhouse Training.

Irvine and Dreghorn

Report & Results: 2022 Borders Entertainment Contest

November 07, 2022
Irvine & Dreghorn repels the challengers to their Borders Champion Band title in Hawick.


Report & Results: 2022 Austrian National Championships

November 07, 2022
Brass Band Oberosterreich reclaims Austrian title to book their journey into Palanga for 2024.


Report & Results: 2022 Siddis Entertainment Championships

November 05, 2022
Eikanger invoke the Nordic Gods to claim the Siddis title with section victories to Flesland Musikklag, Montebello Brass, Haukas Musikklag and Salhus/Hordvik Musikklag


Report & Results: 2022 Brass Band Willebroek Solo Competition

November 01, 2022
62 competitors looked to claim titles and prize money at the successful Willebroek event.

City of Bradford

Results: 2022 Wychavon Festival of Brass

October 30, 2022
City of Bradford lead the list of winners at a packed day of entertainment at Evesham — with section wins for Haydock, BD1 Brass, Ratby Coop Mid and Cross Keys Silver


Report & Results: 2022 Netherlands National Championships

October 28, 2022
Brass Band Schoonhoven reclaims the Dutch crown as there are division wins for Brass Band Gloria Dei, Martini Brass, Greidebrass and De Waldsang in Utrecht.


Report & Results: 2022 NIBA Championships

October 26, 2022
1st Old Boys lead the way in Armagh to secure European qualification and a place in the history books.

National Trophy

Report & Result: 2022 National Championship of Great Britain

October 15, 2022
Foden's retain their hold on the National title after a day of intriguing and encouraging 'Hyperlink' action at the Royal Albert Hall.

Kingdom Brass

Report & Result: 2022 Fife Charities Contest

October 11, 2022
Kingdom Brass bag a hat-trick as they take the competitive charity on offer in Dunfermline.

Report & Results: 2022 German National Championships

October 06, 2022
3BA Concert Band will head to Malmo after leading a series of excellent performances at the University of Regensburg.

St Ronan

Report & Results: 2022 Innerleithen Youth Band Contest

October 05, 2022
Scottish youth provide plenty of great musical entertainment in Innerleithen.

Bolsover Festival of Brass

Report & Results: 2022 Bolsover Festival of Brass

October 01, 2022
The titles go to Longridge, Stannington, BD1 Brass, Whitworth Vale & Healey and the Syston Band as a worldwide audience enjoys the brass band entertainment on the weekend in Shirebrook.

Black Dyke

Black Dyke ready for double festival appearances

January 26 • The Yorkshire champion is putting the final preparations in place for its performance at the RNCM Brass Band Festival as well as its own event in Huddersfield in June.


RPS Award nomination for Higgins' 'Concerto Grosso for Brass Band and Orchestra'

January 26 • Gavin Higgins' immense work is nominated for a Royal Philharmonic Society Award — whilst conductor Martyn Brabbins and soloist Nardus Williams also gain recognition for their work.

Edward Gregson

Interview with Edward Gregson

January 25 • We talk to composer Edward Gregson about the forthcoming RNCM Brass Band Festival which takes place this weekend in Manchester.


First Musicians' Census launched

January 25 • A new census of musicians throughout the UK is looking to provide an accurate picture of the industry and what help it, and the people who work in it, need.

Boarshurst Silver Band - Vernon Building Society (Poynton) Brass Band

Sunday 29 January • Boarshurst Band Club. Greenbridge Lane. Greenfield. Saddleworth OL3 7EW

Regent Hall Concerts - The January Band

Friday 3 February • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London W1C2DJ

Regent Hall Concerts - Junior Guildhall Brass Band

Friday 10 February • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street. London W1C2DJ

Contest: Norwegian National Brass Band Championships

Friday 10 February • Grieghallen, Bergen, N-5015 N-5015

Contest: Norwegian National Brass Band Championships

Saturday 11 February • Grieghallen, Bergen, N-5015 N-5015

Uppermill Band

January 28 • UPPERMILL BAND (2nd Section)URGENTLY REQUIRE AN EEb BASS PLAYER, initially to complete our team for the NW Regional Contest on 26th Feb and beyond. If you are looking for a change or just able to help for the contest UPPERMILL BAND REALLY NEED YOU!,

City of Oxford Silver Band

January 28 • CORNET VACANCY. Do you live near Oxford and looking for a band to play in? We have exciting opportunities for brass and percussion players who are keen to join a friendly and inclusive musical group.

Concert Brass Poynton

January 28 • Tired of Contesting? Concert Brass Poynton seek a Bass, Front Row Cornet and Trombone player. Not a learner band. Higher section players should enjoy our rehearsal. Rehearing Weds, 8.00 to 10.00pm in Poynton (between Stockport & Macclesfield.

Sam Fisher

BA (Hons), PGCE, Dip.ABRSM
Conductor, Adjudicator (AoBBA), Composer/Arranger, Cornet & Flugelhorn Soloist


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