The nine year musical partnership between Dr Robert Childs and Woodfalls Band has reached its final chord.
June 24 • The funeral service details for the respected bandsman Willie Tenant have been announced.
June 24 • The sound of music was heard in a local monastery garden recently with a great day long course that featured wonderful music — although not too quietly played...
June 24 • The title winning youth band has combined hard work and an innovative approach to ensure safety and enjoyment for their players on their performance return.
June 24 • Richard Evans will provide the narration to Wingates 'Fireworks' at their forthcoming 'Best of Brass Festival' appearance on the weekend.
June 23 • The respected trombonist and arranger talks about his role in the new JSVB Legacy Band which will feature 78 of his arrangements.
June 23 • If you are looking for a great deal on a pre-owned Prestige cornet, then why not have one with a Black Dyke provenance?
June 23 • An innovative solution has been found to ensure the UniBrass Championships can go ahead this weekend — and you can enjoy it in a hybrid way too...
June 22 • We catch up with the Scottish tuba virtuoso and MD of River City Brass to find more about musical and sporting life in Pennsylvania, and what the future holds — including for his beloved Scotland football team...
May 18 • Our resident testing expert Jonathan Pippen takes closer look at the Rejano tenor and bass trombone practice mutes...
May 17 • Cory MD Philip Harper is supporting the new Bursary Scheme to enable 10 young musicians to fulfill their dreams...
May 1 • Phillip McCann announces the results of the Geneva International Slow Melody Competition
April 11 • Jonathan Pippen takes a quick look at the John Packer JP 133LR student trombone...
June 21 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox picks a quintet of iconic test-piece middle movements that bands as well as conductors with musical aspirations of greatness should understand and master.
June 9 • Tim Mutum looks back on the life and career of one of the greatest cornet players of any era — and a man always full of comparisons.
June 8 • 4BR meets Mathilde Roh — the remarkable young Treize Etoiles cornet player who recently claimed the Swiss National Solo Championship title for the third year in a row.
June 5 • The National Youth Band of Great Britain makes a three day return to live action after the challenges of Covid19.
June 20 • Youth Spring Digital Concert. Conductor: Ian Porthouse. Guest Soloist: Tom Hutchinson . Friday 18th June
June 19 • Conductor: Stig Maersk. Central Methodist Church. Brighouse . Saturday 12th June
June 13 • Festmusik: A Legacy. Conductor: John Wilson. Chandos Recordings: CDCHSA 5284
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Friday 9 July • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London SE7 8RE
Friday 16 July • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London SE7 8RE
Friday 23 July • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London SE7 8RE
Friday 30 July • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London . SE7 8RE
Friday 6 August • Charlton House. Charlton Road. London SE7 8RE
June 23 • As we prepare to return to regular rehearsals we are looking to recruit a Bb Bass EEb Bass and Bass Trombone to bring the band up to full strength. We will be rehearsing on Wednesday at 7.30 p.m. and Sunday at 7 p.m. We are Section 3 in the Midland Area
June 23 • Ibstock Brick Brass, under the Musical Direction of Dave Lea, are looking for a Principle Cornet to to join their line up and lead the band as they return back to rehearsals and contests post lockdown.
June 23 • Ibstock Brick Brass, under the Musical Direction of Dave Lea, are looking for a Trombone player (position negotiable) to join their line up as they return back to rehearsals and contests post lockdown.
Conductor, Brass teacher, Adjudicator (ABBA)