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Brass Re-Made by Barnsley Brass

Published on March 30th, 2017

Yorkshire band Barnsley Brass, performed this weekend in an Arts Council England-funded world premiere – a premiere not only of music, but of instruments! In a project created to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Brassed Off,... Read More


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RNCM Hosts Swab For Sykes

Published on March 30th, 2017

On Thursday 23rd March, Kevin Holdgate tells us that he spent the day at the Royal Northern College of Music on behalf of the Swab for Sykes campaign. A total of 93 young musicians gave swab... Read More


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BrassFestUK Wants Your Band This Summer

Published on March 30th, 2017

If your band have an engagement over the weekend of the 7th to 9th July, then BrassFestUK want to know about it! BrassFestUK is a project designed to encourage 100 brass bands (or more) across the... Read More


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Yamaha Boost For NEMBBA Youth

Published on March 30th, 2017

At their Spring course last Sunday 54 young players from the Midlands area had a boost with the news that Yamaha will provide the services of Tuba star Simon Gresswell as one of the team of... Read More


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Current Best Sellers From Pennine Music

Published on March 29th, 2017

New concert music is now at the forefront of the mind for most bands at the moment and Pennine Music are supplying bands across the globe with just what they’re looking for. Last Week’s Best Sellers... Read More


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BBC Sounds of Brass

Published on March 29th, 2017

BBC Sounds of Brass radio programme list – Sunday 2nd April 2017 SIMEON (Arthur O Pearce) LIGHT CAVALRY (Franz von Suppe arr. John A Greenwood) SOFTLY AWAKES MY HEART (Camille Saint-Saens arr. Arthur O Pearce) Cornet Soloist... Read More


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Better Times for Friezland Brass Band

Published on March 27th, 2017

Friezland Band are delighted to welcome a host of new players to their band. Over the past 6 months, the non-contesting band in Saddleworth have been rebuilding under their new MD, Max Stannard. When Max took... Read More


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Arts Funding Grant for Market Rasen

Published on March 25th, 2017

Market Rasen Band is thrilled that they have been awarded £13,000 towards a total project cost of £24,492. Grants for the Arts is supported using Public Funding by Arts Council England. The project is to commission... Read More


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Carlton Main Frickley Set To Take On The World

Published on March 23rd, 2017

Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band lead the English charge to be crowned World Champions. The band are delighted to announce they have been invited to participate in the World Music Contest (WMC) in July, heading to... Read More


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