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2020 National Finals in Britain cancelled due to pandemic

  Kapitol Promotions Ltd., which presents the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain, today (9 July) issued a statement confirming that it has cancelled the two Finals events for Section 1 – 4 bands at The Centaur, Cheltenham Racecourse, on 26 – 27 September, and ... read more

New edition out now!

The latest edition of Brass Band World and BBW Digital is out now — packed with news, views, opinions and reviews that add up to essential reading. Content listed below... COVER INTERVIEW - PORTRAIT OF THE PLAYERS’ CONDUCTOR2020 Iles medallist, Ian Porthouse, talks about his musical ... read more

Incredible Technology for Virtual BBSS

  The Brass Band Summer School has been road-testing their new online dashboard for the first Virtual Brass Band Summer School. Incredible technology and resources, all set to welcome delegates from any time zone between August 10th - 14th, with catch-up available until September 1st. The course ... read more


  • Concert: Black Dyke Band

    Black Dyke Band Conductor: David Childs Stroud Subscription Rooms 2 February, 2020  Black Dyke Band recently made its eagerly awaited jaunt to the South West ... read more

  • CD: The Nationals 2019

    THE NATIONALS 2019 Highlights from the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain and the pre-results concert at the Royal Albert Hall Bands ... read more