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Streaming of the British Open for under £10

It has been confirmed that the cost to watch the live-stream broadcast of 167th British Open Championship from Symphony Hall in Birmingham on Saturday 7th September will be the bargain price of £9.99.The event will be broadcast by World of Brass in association with 4barsrest ... read more

Coldstream Guards bid farewell to Sergeant Parry

Sunday 11thAugust saw Sergeant Rob Parry, Principal Cornet with the Band of the Coldsteam Guards, perform his final Changing of the Guard ceremony before he joins the Band of the Scots Guards. Commenting on the move a spokesperson for the Coldstream Guards stated, “Sergeant Parry joined ... read more

European Composers for Palanga are Announced

The European Brass Band Association is pleased to announce the composers who have been commissioned to write the set test pieces for the 43rd European Brass Band Championships, Palanga, Lithuania (25 April - 3 May 2020). The host organiser, Palangos orkestras, has commissioned new works for ... 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