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New leadership at the NYBBGB 

  The eminent conductor and euphonium player, Dr Robert Childs, Chair of the National Youth and National Children’s Brass Bands of Great Britain is standing down after ten years in the voluntary role, following the organisation’s successful National Youth at Home initiative culminating in their Grand Finale virtual concert on ... read more

Cory Wins £35K Arts Award

Cory Band, from the Rhondda Valley in South Wales, has recently been awarded £35,000 from Arts Council Wales’ Coronavirus Survival Fund to deliver a number of projects which aim to provide inspiration to other brass players, motivation for its own players and to enable the ... read more

New Zealand’s National Band is Back

New Zealand's effective approach to combating the Coronavirus outbreak has meant that the National Band of New Zealand have returned to full rehearsals. The 2020/21 Band met in Wellington for its first weekend of rehearsals under the direction of David Bremner, with 12 new members ... read more

Reviews

  • 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