News

Youth Championships Judges Announced

Published on March 28th, 2019

Brass Bands England (BBE) has announced the list of adjudicators for this weekend’s National Youth Brass Band Championships of Great Britain, which will take place at Warwick School on Saturday (30th). The event will see 30... Read More


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Elland Youth Reach Fundraising Targets

Published on March 28th, 2019

Elland Silver Youth Band band’s grand raffle at the Yorkshire Regional Championships was a fantastic success, and has helped to reach the bands £20,000 target, with thanks to the Yorkshire Regional committee, for supporting the initiative.... Read More


Contests

RESULTS: WMBBA Solo, Duet & Quartet Contest

Published on March 28th, 2019

The Annual WMBBA Solo Duet and Quartet Contest was held at Studley High School last weekend and drew enthusiastic support over all categories. The adjudicators for the day were Paul White and Warren Bellshaw. Results:- Slow Melody... Read More


News

Hardraw Scar Contest Open For Entries

Published on March 28th, 2019

Entries for the popular Hardraw Scar contest, run by the YHBBA are now being accepted. A spokesperson for the event told A4B: ‘It is our pleasure to announce that entries are open to the iconic Hardraw... Read More


News

Hall Aboard at Skelmanthorpe

Published on March 20th, 2019

The Skelmanthorpe Band are delighted to announce the signing of Damian Hall as their new Solo Trombone Player. Damian started playing the trombone at the age of 9 with the Marsden Band, quickly rising through the... Read More


News

EYMS Returns to City of Hull Roots

Published on March 20th, 2019

From 1st April 2019 the East Yorkshire Motor Services Band is reverting to the original name under which the band was formed in 1989 and will be known as the City of Hull Band. Having begun... Read More


News

AoBBA Young Adjudicator Scheme Goes ‘Live’

Published on March 19th, 2019

The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators (AoBBA) has been delighted with the response for their ‘Young Adjudicators’ initiative which has now gone live at both the Yorkshire Regionals and the London and Southern Counties Regional contests.... Read More


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Wessex Brass Band Summer School At 50

Published on March 15th, 2019

This year, the Wessex Band Summer schools celebrates 50 years of making music  and to celebrate, will be commemorate the anniversary, they will mark the momentous occasion through a night of celebrations. The course was set... Read More


News

Gresswell Departs The Yorkshire Imps

Published on March 15th, 2019

The Yorkshire Imperial Urquhard Travel Band announce with regret the immediate departure of Musical Director Simon Gresswell. The band have gone from strength to strength during the last few months and have seen extremely musical and... Read More


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Centenary Celebrations For Shirley Band

Published on March 15th, 2019

Shirley Band, which is celebrating its centenary, is calling on former members to join the band for its centenary concert on Saturday May 11th. The first section band, which is based in Shirley in Solihull, is... Read More


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