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Geneva Withdraw National Championships Sponsorship

Published on July 3rd, 2017

The National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain have announced that Geneva Instruments will no longer be sponsoring the contest series. Philip Morris, Director of Kapitol Promotions stated: “Unfortunately, this year we were unable to come... Read More


Contests

REPORT & RESULTS: Brighouse Festival of Brass

Published on July 3rd, 2017

The 18th Festival of Brass, organised by Brighouse & District Lions, featured 22 bands with some stunning playing in the Town Hall Square. Playing to a record breaking crowd basking in brilliant Brighouse sunshine Milnrow Band... Read More


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Sheffield BrassEx Success

Published on June 29th, 2017

Visitors and traders alike had a wonderful day at the BrassEx exhibition last Saturday. The event, devised by Sheffield-based Foundry Studios, and supported by BBE’s Rachel Veitch-Straw, aimed to offer information, ideas, and support for all... Read More


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Grass is Greener at Coleshill Town

Published on June 29th, 2017

Coleshill Town Band is delighted to announce that Alwyn Green has recently taken over the reins at Coleshill Town Band. A distinguished musician, Alwyn has already conducted his first concert at the helm for their recent... Read More


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Brighouse March Contest Comes of Age

Published on June 29th, 2017

The Brighouse March and Hymn Tune Contest is all set to take​ place this Sunday (2nd July) in Brighouse Town Hall Square, Bethel Street from 1pm. This year sees the event celebrating its 18th year and... Read More


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De Profundis Premiere by Tullis Russell Band

Published on June 27th, 2017

Members of the Tullis Russell Band are now in the final preparation stages for what will be a truly remarkable world premiere performance of a new music entitled, De Profundis written by John Wallace CBE. De... Read More


Contests

Bolsover Festival Draws Revealed

Published on June 27th, 2017

The draw for this year’s Bolsover Festival of Brass has been released. This year, the contest is going to be broadcast live from both halls through two channels via www.firstart.org.uk The contest will begin at 9am... Read More


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