Edward Gregson and Gavin Higgins win prestigious Ivors Composer Awards for their works.
December 5 • Michael Cavanagh becomes the new solo baritone players at Black Dyke
December 5 • Dave McGlynn and Dave Smith are presented with the 'Bandsman of the Year' and 'Pondasher' awards at Black Dyke's annual presentation evening.
December 5 • The RNCM and Brass Bands England link to offer conducting workshop opportunities for female-identifying, trans and non-binary conductors to help in redressing gender imbalance in brass banding.
December 5 • New players will be making their way to the City of Bradford organisation this Christmas
December 5 • The perfect present to inspire the euphonium player in your life this Christmas
December 3 • The ever popular cleaning kit at a great price for Christmas...
December 3 • Brass Bands England is looking for you to send them your festive images
December 3 • There are 22 nominees in the running to become the 2019 BrassFestUK Bandsperson of the Year
November 26 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Valaisia Brass Band after he led them to a fifth consecutive National title.
November 26 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talks to Patrick Ottiger of BML Talents Band after they won the First Division Swiss National title in Montreux
November 22 • You can still enjoy the action from the 2019 Brass in Concert Championships from World of Brass - so don't miss a note...
November 13 • David Childs has just launched his critically acclaimed second Symphonic Euphonium CD - and you can now get your hands on it yourself to enjoy in full...
November 24 • All the action from the 2019 Swiss Nationals — as it happened.
November 23 • All the action from the 2019 Scottish Open Championship — as it happened.
November 17 • All the action from the 2019 Brass in Concert Championship — as it happened.
November 14 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox looks forward to the brass band entertainment on offer at the 43rd Brass in Concert Festival weekend at Sage Gateshead.
December 4 • Fabian Bloch. Featuring: Francoise Killian (piano); Michael Meinen (percussion). GENUIN Recordings: CD GEN19679
December 3 • Trombone of Black Dyke, Grimethorpe, The International Staff Band and Associates. Conductor: Rob Wiffin OBE. Citadel Productions Ltd. CD: CP09
December 3 • Highlights from the National Brass Band Championships. Featuring: Cory, Unison Kinneil, South Yorkshire Police, Uppermill, Tewit Silver, Black Dyke. Soloist: Richard Marshall. Doyen Recordings: CD398
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Friday 6 December • Huddersfield Town Hall, Corporation Street, Huddersfield HD1 2TA
Friday 6 December • Homewood Road URC Church , Sandpit Lane, St Albans AL1 3RD
Friday 6 December • Regent Hall (The Salvation Army). 275 Oxford Street Opp. RESERVED. London . W1C 2DJ
Saturday 7 December • East Finchley Methodist Church, 205B High Rd, Finchley, London N2 8AN
Saturday 7 December • Civic Hall/Lee St, Oldham OL3 6AE OL3 6AE
December 5 • we are looking for a FLUGEL PLAYER to complete our line up.. rehearsals are on a wednesday in our own bandroom[others when required}. good but realistic book of concerts and contests planned.
December 5 • 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.
December 4 • Cornet vacancy, experienced player required. Seat negotiable to complete our team for the 1st Section next year. We rehearse on Wednesday nights 8-10, Sunday nights 7-9. Great band room atmosphere with many quality additions this year.
Conductor, composer, arranger, adjudicator, teacher and soloist