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3 in a row for Concord

Concord Brass Band sailed to a 3rd consecutive victory at the recent Danish National Championships. The band impressed with its performances of both the set test and own choice work, Oliver Waespi’s ‘Audivi Media Nocte’. Under the direction of Jesper Juul Sorensen the band beat ... read more

Passing of Simon Kerwin

It has been announced by his wife Tabby, that the well-known and respected composer, conductor, tuba artist and Bandmaster of the Nottinghamshire Band of the Royal Engineers, Simon Kerwin, died peacefully on Wednesday 7th November 2018 in St. James’ Hospital, Leeds. Having been diagnosed with cancer in ... read more

Manger Musikklag win SIDDIS 2018

Manger Muusikklag with Musical Director Martin Winter, beat Eikanger Bjosvik and Stavanger, by 1 and 2 points respectively in the recent SIDDIS entertainment contest. The adjudicators were particularly impressed with their programme content, as well as the superb playing from around the stands. Dr Robert ... read more

Reviews

  • CD: Metropolis 1927

    Metropolis 1927 - Peter GrahamBlack Dyke BandConductor: Dr. Nicholas ChildsTrumpet: Philip CobbTrombone: Peter MooreNarrator: Dale GerrardNaxos: CD8573968 Black Dyke Band’s latest CD release ... read more

  • CD: Regionals 2019

    Regionals 2019Desford Colliery BandCory BandVirtuosi GUS BandBlack Dyke BandFoden’s BandDOYEN: CD387 With this year’s contest season now underway, this release will not ... read more