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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


Contests

Spring Festival 2017 Line Ups Announced

Published on March 23rd, 2017

The organisers of the 97th British Open Spring Festival have announced further details for the contests which will take place at Blackpool’s Winter Gardens on Saturday 13th May. The Grand Shield will be the first event... Read More


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All Signs Point to Foden’s

Published on March 21st, 2017

Sandbach Town Council are pleased to announce that new town and village entry signs have been erected to identify the individual villages of Elworth, Ettiley Heath, Sandbach Heath and Wheelock. The entry signs also recognise the... Read More


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