The RNCM Brass Band Festival — packed with world class talent, music and discussions will take place this weekend.
January 24 • An Edwardian bandstand in Todmorden could once again become a hub of community music making thanks to the commitment and dedication of a local support group.
January 24 • Great little care kits for cornet, trumpet, horn, trombone, euphonium, tuba and even French horn...
January 24 • The Scottish Brass Band Association enters its 125th year with more to learn as well as celebrate this weekend...
January 23 • The panel of judges who will make the all important National Final qualification decisions in Durham has been announced.
January 23 • A great little instrument ideal for the early leaner or a more experienced performer with a niche to fill...
January 23 • Andrea Price becomes the new Musical Director at Tewkesbury Town Band.
January 23 • There is a strong field of bands putting final preparations in place for their appearances at the Brass in the Wire contests this weekend.
January 22 • The Geneva Group euphonium star will head to Swansea later this year to showcase his talents at the International Brass Band Summer School.
December 15 • 4BR Editor Iwan Fox talking to Bram Gay at the 2016 British Open Championships in Birmingham.
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...
January 21 • Following her presentation to the Association of Brass Band Adjudicators, Tabby Kerwin looks at the importance of gaining awareness and education about mental health issues within the brass band movement.
January 12 • All the action from the 2020 Butlins Mineworkers Championship — as it happened.
January 9 • One of the most influential musical polymaths of the banding movement and a pioneer who helped bring brass band entertainment to the television age.
January 8 • Yamaha stars inspire over 150 brass band players as they look to provide performance foundations on which to build a life long enthusiasm and passion for brass banding.
January 25 • Conductors: Michael Fowles and Russell Gray. RNCM Brass Band Festival. RNCM Manchester. Friday 24th January
January 24 • RNCM Brass Band Festival. RNCM Manchester . Friday 24th January
January 23 • 40th Anniversary celebrations. Conductor: Dorothy Nancekievill. International Staff Band. Conductor: Doctor Stephen Cobb. Regent Hall. Saturday 18th January
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Saturday 25 January • Old College, King Street, Aberystwyth SY23 2AY
Saturday 25 January • 124 Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9 RD
Sunday 26 January • Royal Northern College of Music. 124 Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9RD
Sunday 26 January • Gladstone Theatre, Greendale Road,Birkenhead,. Wirral CH62 4XB
Sunday 26 January • Pyramid and Parr Hall, Palmyra Square, Warrington WA1 1BL
January 23 • Vacancies for CORNET (solo / 1st / 2nd), TROMBONE, Bb BASS and PERCUSSION. An enthusiastic band affiliated to the Salvation Army with a full and varied diary of local and national concerts. We are looking for committed enthusiastic players
January 22 • Are you looking for a change for 2020 or a new challenge with a friendly/sociable band. We have vacancies for Soprano, back row cornet, Bb Bass and percussion. Rehearsal is on Thursdays at the Band Hall, Dunraven Street, CF40 1AL
January 22 • Corby Silver Band, 3rd section - Midlands Area, are looking to recruit a back row cornet and/or 1st horn player for the regional Contest and beyond. We rehearse in our own band room in Corby, North Northamptonshire on Monday and Wednesday at 8pm.
MBA, BMus(Hons), LRSM, AoBBA
Conductor, Arranger, Adjudicator, Compere, Band Trainer