Hatfield Band will be joined by banding greats, Alan Morrison, Mark Walters, Stephen Sykes and Kevin Holdgate, for an event on 22 July to raise funds for two great causes, which will be hosted by Stan Lippeatt.
The concert has been organised by Mike Kilmartin, who commented: “Some months ago, I was...read more
Brass Band Battle Creek Spring Concert
‘To bring joy, understanding and inspiration through the power of music’ is the mission statement of the Brass Band of Battle Creek (BBBC); a phrase the band certainly lived up to at the recent Spring Concert on 20 May 20 at the W. K. Kellogg Auditorium,...read more
Entries are open for Foden’s Band 7th Open Solo, Duet and Quartet competition on 29 October, supported by Besson Musical Instruments.
One of the band’s Vice-Presidents, John Wallace CBE, will join the judges and the other adjudicators will be announced shortly.
For further details of this year’s competition, email Fiona Rolfe: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org or...read more
Thornton to lead Kirkintilloch’s 2018 Scottish bid
Sterling Artist and Resident Conductor at Brighouse and Rastrick, David Thornton, will direct Kirkintilloch Band at the 2018 Scottish Championship. Band spokesperson, Ian Squires, commented: "We are delighted by the news and look forward to starting work with David at the start of...read more
The West of England Bandsmen’s Festival has announced the appointment of Geraint Richards as its new Chairman. Geraint Richards succeeds Leonard Adams (pictured above), who has stood down after ten years in the post. Recognising the commitment and support that Leonard Adams has given to the Festival during his term; the...read more