Are You Ready For Carolling?

Published on December 14th, 2016

The New Christmas Praise books have become the backbone of carolling for brass bands across the world. This Christmas period is one that allows bands the opportunity to earn much needed funds to see them through... Read More


SWBBA Mid-Winter Workshop Details

Published on December 13th, 2016

The ever popular Mid-Winter Brass Workshop, promoted and organised by the South West Brass Band Association, will take place over the weekend of Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 February 2017 at the West Buckland School, near... Read More


Brass Factor Sell Out Success

Published on December 12th, 2016

The only brass band competition of it’s kind, Brass Factor kicked off this Autumn at The Engine Shed in Wetherby and The Picturedrome in Holmfirth.   On the 12th and 19th of November 2016, the award-winning... Read More


Cutt Above The Rest For Enderby

Published on December 11th, 2016

Enderby Band are delighted to welcome Yamaha artist and Flugelhorn star of Fairey Band Lucy Cutt as guest soloist at their annual Christmas concert. Lucy is no stranger to Enderby as she was one of the... Read More


Boosted Entry & Cory Band Make UniBrass 2017 Best Yet

Published on December 10th, 2016

Registration for UniBrass 2017 has now closed! The committee are delighted that the contest at Harrogate International Centre will be the biggest ever, hosting 23 bands from across the country. Along with the previously established competing... Read More


Wigston Thank Retiring MD Garry Sleath

Published on December 9th, 2016

The Wigston Band are sorry to see Garry Sleath retire as Musical Director after 18 years.Garry has decided it is time to put his baton away and spend more time exploring the world and spending time... Read More


New Principal Appointment At Yorkshire Imps

Published on December 8th, 2016

The Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Band are delighted to announce that Leisa Mallalieu-Ingman has been appointed as the band’s new Principal Cornet Player. Leisa follows in the footsteps of great cornet players such as Graham Walker,... Read More


Baker Swaps Brighouse Helm For Hepworth

Published on December 7th, 2016

After an action packed year as Resident Conductor of the Brighouse and Rastrick Band, Leigh Baker is to move on to take the Musical Director position at the Hepworth Band. Although the move will officially take... Read More


Alan Hobbins Takes Strata Baton

Published on December 6th, 2016

Strata Brass are delighted to announce the appointment of Alan Hobbins as their new Musical Director. Alan takes up the position with immediate effect having impressed the band after taking a couple of rehearsals and for... Read More


New MD Appointed At South Yorkshire Police

Published on December 5th, 2016

The South Yorkshire Police Band is delighted to announce the appointment of its new musical director, Jack Capstaff. Jack originates from York and is soon to graduate from the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama,... Read More

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