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2018 ‘European’ set works revealed

The European Brass Band Association and local organiser, Zimihc, have announced that Dutch composers, Harrie Janssen and Hendrik de Boer, will write the Championship Section and Challenge Section tests respectively for the 2018 European Championships in Utrecht. EBBA President, Ulf Rosenberg, stated: "We are delighted that ... read more

Dalmellington link with ENO’s Martyn Brabbins

Brass band music is to provide a central strand in Sir James MacMillan's 2017 Cumnock Tryst Festival in Ayrshire in Scotland. At its heart will be a performance by Dalmellington Band conducted by Martyn Brabbins, Artistic Director at English National Opera, whilst there will also ... read more

New edition of BBW out now!

The July/August edition of Brass Band World magazine is now out and it's full with fantastic features, articles, reviews and interviews from around the globe… THE BBW INTERVIEW — CARVING HER PLACE IN HISTORYKathleen Gaspoz made history when she became Brighouse and Rastrick’s first-ever female principal ... read more