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Mike Lovatt to star at Brass in Concert

The organisers of the Brass in Concert Championship have announced that trumpet star Mike Lovatt is to present a masterclass on the Saturday of this year's event at Sage Gateshead. The Masterclass will be held in the Northern Rock Foundation Hall at 4.00pm on Saturday ... read more

Change to BIC adjudication team

The Brass in Concert organisers have announced a revision to the line-up of adjudicators for the 42nd Festival, which will be held at Sage Gateshead on Sunday 18th November. Rieks van der Velde, who has established a reputation as one of the leading conductors in ... read more

Lenton signs for Leyland

Sarah Lenton has joined the Leyland Band as their new solo baritone. Sarah joins the North West band from Foden's, and said that she is looking forward to a new challenge at Leyland led by MD Thomas Wyss. Well regarded as one of the UKs ... read more


  • 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