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Whit Friday: Venue Details & Prize Money

Published on June 6th, 2017

The details and prizes up for grabs this coming Friday ‘over the tops’ of Saddleworth & Tameside can be found below. Current weather conditions are being predicted as 16°C and cloudy. Saddleworth & Oldham District: Area... Read More


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BBC Sounds of Brass

Published on June 6th, 2017

BBC Sounds of Brass radio programme list – Sunday 11th June 2017 THE PEACEMAKER (Adolf Lotter) The Regimental Band of The Coldstream Guards (Conductor Major David Marshall) THE MERMAID OF ZENNOR (Philip Harper) The Cornwall Youth... Read More


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Co-op Community Support Aldbourne Band

Published on June 6th, 2017

At the Aldbourne Band’s June Pond concert, which was held in the church because of inclement weather, the Friends of Aldbourne Band received a cheque for £2,511. It was handed over by Co-op store manager, George... Read More


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Lydbrook Sponsorship Sees Unique Performance

Published on June 6th, 2017

To celebrate its corporate sponsorship of Lydbrook Band, Forest of Dean Stone Firms welcomed the band to Barnhill Quarry for a unique performance. Kitted out in hard hats, hi-vis vests and wellies, all 27 members of... Read More


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Death of David Hughes Announced

Published on June 6th, 2017

A4B has learned of the sad passing of David Hughes, who suffered a stroke earlier in May and died in hospital on the 2nd June at the age of 76. Born in Newbridge, Caerphilly, the ultimate... Read More


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NABBC Conductors Contest Sees Global Entries

Published on June 5th, 2017

On the 10th June the National Association of Brass Band Conductors will hold its annual Conductors Contest at the Fallibroome Academy in Macclesfield Starting at 11am twelve conductors from as far afield as Switzerland, France, and... Read More


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Manchester Hymn Raises £1,000

Published on June 2nd, 2017

The new hymn tune setting of Manchester, released to raised funds for the victims of the Manchester Arena attack, has raised over £1,000 in less than a week. Pennine Music Publishing, the publishers of the work... Read More


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New MD Revealed At Witney Town Band

Published on June 2nd, 2017

Witney Town Band are delighted to announce the recent appointment of Steve Sizeland as their new Musical Director. A spokesperson for the band told A4B: ‘The band are looking to a successful partnership with Steve for... Read More


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Trevor Halliwell Takes Besses Baton

Published on June 2nd, 2017

Besses o’ th’ Barn Band are delighted to announce the appointment of Trevor Halliwell as their new Musical Director. A cornettist from the age of 9, Trevor’s talent was spotted as a young player by members... Read More


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