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Brass At The Guild Judges Announced

Published on October 31st, 2017

The organisers of the 2018 Brass at the Guild which will take place on Sunday 28th January are delighted to announce the adjudication panel who will oversee the five sections. Paul Andrews, John Doyle, Chris King,... Read More


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RESULTS: Rochdale Contest 2017

Published on October 30th, 2017

The popular Rochdale Contest run by the NWBBA saw wins for Milnrow, Marsden Silver, Horwich RMI, Ifton Colliery & Blackley Band. Full Results:- Championship Section 1. Milnrow – Mark Bentham (Gallery – Howard Snell) 2. Derwent... Read More


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RESULTS: Wychavon Festival of Brass

Published on October 30th, 2017

Welsh bands top the Championship results while success also beckoned for Rode Hall Silver, Wem Jubilee, Haydock Band and Enderby. Championship Section: Adjudicator: Dr Robert Childs 1. Llwydcoed (Chris Turner) — 192 2. Ebbw Valley Brass... Read More


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BBC Sounds of Brass

Published on October 30th, 2017

BBC Sounds of Brass radio programme list – Sunday 5th November 2017 HOWITZER (John H White) Townley High School Band (Conductor Dave Warren) MUSIC FOR THE ROYAL FIREWORKS (G F Handel) Swiss Brass Consort SITUATION FLAMMABLE... Read More


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New Brass Band Arrives In London

Published on October 30th, 2017

Putney and Wimbledon Brass Band, a new not-for-profit community band, will perform in public for the first time at Wimbledon Park Fireworks night on Saturday 4 November. It may be unusual for a brass band to... Read More


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Glastonbury Brass is Born

Published on October 30th, 2017

The Yeovil Town Band have announced that following a relocation of their rehearsal room, they are now to be known as Glastonbury Brass. In a statement issued via their new social media account, they state:- ‘The Band formerly... Read More


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From Terfel to Trophies for Lewis Merthyr

Published on October 30th, 2017

An incredibly successful October sees Lewis-Merthyr win both the 2017 WWBBA First Section Championships and record for national television with the world renowned bass baritone Sir Bryn Terfel. October has proved an incredibly successful month for... Read More


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RESULTS: Pogson Bray Contest 2017

Published on October 23rd, 2017

The 31st Annual Brass Band contest organised by the Pogson Bray Trust committee took place last Sunday 15th October, at Berties at La Cachette, Elland. 11 bands performed an Entertainment Programme (which had to include a March)... Read More


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Elland Silver Band Fundraising Boost

Published on October 23rd, 2017

Elland Silver Youth Band are delighted to announce they have been awarded a grant of £2000 from the Community Foundation for Calderdale. The grant has been funded through the Kathleen Mary Denham Legacy to contribute towards... Read More


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