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UniBrass Adjudication Team Announced for 2019

Published on November 7th, 2018

With less than 3 months to go until UniBrass 2019, the Organising Committee are excited the four people who will be making the all important decisions to see who will be walking away with the trophies... Read More


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Penicuik Silver Suffers Black-Out

Published on November 7th, 2018

The ever growing partnership between Penicuik Silver and Stuart Black has come to an end. A partnership which has lasted 8 years has been ended by mutual consent. Stuart told A4B: “I must start by thanking... Read More


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REPORT & RESULTS: Foden’s Solo Contest

Published on November 7th, 2018

Sandbach Boys School again was the venue for the annual Foden’s Solo, Duet and Quartet Competition which, now in its 8th year, is a firm date in the banding calendar.   Many regulars attended, along with lots... Read More


Contests

RESULTS: YHBBA Winter Contest 2018

Published on November 7th, 2018

Westoe, Uppermill and the University of Nottingham Brass Band are victorious in Dewsbury. Full Results: Group A: Championship/First/Second Section: Adjudicator: John Roberts 1. Westoe (Steve Malcolm) — 185 2. Lindley (Rob Westacott) — 184 3. North... Read More


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RESULTS: Wychavon Festival of Brass 2018

Published on November 7th, 2018

Russell Gray leads Filton Concert Brass to victory alongside Foresters Brass, Haydock, Hawk Green & Wem Jubilee. Championship Section: Adjudicator: Michael Fowles 1. Filton Concert Brass (Russell Gray) — 195 2. Aldbourne (Chris King) — 194... Read More


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New Webb Being Spun At Poulton-le-Fylde

Published on November 1st, 2018

Poulton-le-Fylde are proud to announce the appointment of Alex Webb as their new Musical Director. A graduate of the percussion programme at the Birmingham Conservatoire, Alex accepted a place to become the Timothy Reynish Conducting Scholar... Read More


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Spring Festival 2019 Test Pieces Announced

Published on October 31st, 2018

The organisers of the British Open Championship are pleased to announce the test-pieces to be performed by competing bands at the 2019 Spring Festival to be held at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens on Saturday 18th May. Thierry... Read More


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