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Funding Boost for Brass In Concert

Published on August 15th, 2017

The organisers of the Brass in Concert Festival, to be held at Sage Gateshead on the weekend of 18-19 November in association with Yamaha, Banks Group and British Bandsman, have announced significant funding boosts ahead of... Read More


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Hazel Grove Funding Takes Off

Published on August 9th, 2017

In addition to sponsorship from local estate agent, Woodhall Properties, announced earlier in the summer, the Hazel Grove Band is thrilled to secure a grant from the Manchester Airport Community Trust Fund. This is the second... Read More


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David Childs Takes MD Role at Flowers

Published on August 7th, 2017

In recent month’s Flowers Band have enjoyed working with David Childs as guest conductor. The band are now delighted to announce the appointment of the international euphonium soloist as their Principal Conductor ahead of the British... Read More


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Interim Arrival At Stockport Silver

Published on August 4th, 2017

Stockport Silver Band are pleased to announce the appointment of Alex Parker as their interim MD whilst regular MD, Ian Colwell takes a sabbatical. Most people will know Alex as “Parky” from his work having recently... Read More


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Pogson Bray Contest Open For Entries

Published on August 4th, 2017

Entries are now open for the Pogson Bray Trust Entertainment contest 2017 which takes place on Sunday 15 October 2017 at Berties Banqueting Hall, Elland The contest is open to 2nd, 3rd, 4th section bands along... Read More


Reviews

REVIEW: Legends In Brass Concert

Published on August 4th, 2017

Some time ago, Mike Kilmartin spoke to Maggie Bettes (one of the founders of Boobs and Brass) about an idea he had to raise some funds for charity. He mentioned that he had already been in touch... Read More


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New Imp Arrives In Yorkshire

Published on August 4th, 2017

Yorkshire imps are delighted to announce the signing of young trombone star, Joseph Heartfield. Joseph started playing the Trombone at the age of 6 under the guidance of local brass teacher Stan Lippeatt and is currently... Read More


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Huddersfield MD on the Run

Published on August 4th, 2017

With fundraising for the National Finals at Cheltenham in full flow, Huddersfield and Ripponden MD Adam Bell set himself the challenge of running two 10K races in 15 days in the hope of raising a few... Read More


Reviews

REVIEW: Leyland Band’s Austria Tour

Published on August 1st, 2017

Last Friday (28th July 2017) saw Leyland Band travel to Austria in order to perform at the prestigious Innsbrucker Promenadenkonzerte series. Following a successful performance at this festival in 2015 where the band was the first... Read More


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