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National Champions to Open Doors on Odyssey

Published on February 24th, 2018

The Brighouse & Rastrick Band, the current National Champions of Great Britain, will be hosting an open rehearsal on Tuesday 27th February at the Central Methodist Church in Brighouse in preparation for their participation at the... Read More


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Top Tutors Ready for Bolsover Summer School

Published on February 24th, 2018

Plans are well under way for the 6th ‘Bolsover International Brass Band Summer School ‘ to be held between the 22nd July – 27th July 2018 at Heritage High School, Clowne, Derbyshire. Professor Steven Mead will lead the... Read More


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Brass Bands England’s Battles Over

Published on February 24th, 2018

Brass Bands England invites the brass band community to support “Battles Over” – a Nation’s Tribute to the 100th anniversary of the ending of World War 1 On 11th November 2018, the United Kingdom and its... Read More


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SWBBA Winter Workshop is Best Yet

Published on February 24th, 2018

The South West Brass Band Association held their annual Mid-Winter Workshop at West Buckland School, near Barnstaple North Devon on 10th & 11th February. This proved to be the most popular event to date all made... Read More


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Widdop Out of Action for Marsden

Published on February 20th, 2018

Marsden Silver Prize Band are working hard and looking forward to playing in the Yorkshire Area Championship section on Sunday 4th March. Unfortunately, the band has temporarily lost the services of their MD Alan Widdop who... Read More


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Besses Bounce Back to Celebrate Bicentennial

Published on February 20th, 2018

Besses o’ th’ Barn band is a household name and is recognised all through the band fraternity as being one of the oldest brass bands in existence today, but as with most bands, it’s not always been... Read More


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Deiniolen Silver Shines in North Wales

Published on February 20th, 2018

On the 10th of February the North Wales Solo and Duet Championships took place at the Galeri in Caernarfon. It was a very successful day for the Deiniolen Silver Band once again who took the price... Read More


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Some Great Music Programming Ideas For 2018

Published on February 16th, 2018

There are plenty of anniversaries taking place throughout 2018, so let the Brass Band Music Shop help you build your band’s music programme for those upcoming concerts. The important anniversary this year is of course, the... Read More


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North of England Supported by Geneva

Published on February 16th, 2018

The North of England Brass Band Championships has announced that Geneva Instruments will once again support  the North of England regional contest on the 17th and 18th of March 2018, in the Gala Theatre Durham. The... Read More


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New Faces Arrive at Lostock Hall

Published on February 16th, 2018

Lostock Hall Memorial Band has announced some personnel changes in time for the forthcoming contest season. Katherine Riding joins from BMP Goodshaw on flugel, after gaining considerable top level experience playing horn with Blackburn and Darwen... Read More


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