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Brass in Concert 2017 

Following a superb gala concert and several other incredible 'fringe' performances and workshops over the BIC weekend, the jewel in the crown 'entertainment contest' was won by a significant margin by Eikanger-Bjørsvik. The Norwegian band have ended an already very successful year in style, by adding a fourth prestigious ... read more

BBC Concert Orchestra announces Bramwell Tovey as new Principal Conductor  

The BBC Concert Orchestra has announced the appointment of Bramwell Tovey as its new Principal Conductor. Although he will not be taking up his position officially until January 2018, audiences will be able to hear Tovey conduct the BBC Concert Orchestra publicly for the first time since the announcement tomorrow ... read more

Roger Webster impresses in Germany 

After the great success of the 2016 master class with Adam Frey, the German Brass Band BlechKLANG continued its series, “Jenaer Blechbläserseminare” (Brass Seminars of Jena).   From October 13 to October 15, a master class with renowned cornet soloist Roger Webster, supported by Besson, took place in the premises of the band in Jena, Germany. Twenty-one ... read more