February 2017 edition out now, featuring:
THE BBW INTERVIEW – FRENCH FORCEOn the eve of the French National, Christopher Thomas chats to the principal cornet of Paris Opera and Paris Brass Band, Alexis Demailly, about his life, career, new CD and getting his country’s brass bands valued!
RNCM FESTIVALJames McLeod, Richard Robinson...read more
Sunday, 22nd January at 1.00pmThe Association of Brass Band Adjudicators (AoBBA) will be hosting the 2017 Regional Test Piece Workshop this coming Sunday, 22nd January at 1.00pm. The event will be held at the Bailiff Bridge Community Centre, 1 Victoria Road, Bailiff Bridge, Brighouse (HD6 4DX) and is open to all...read more
Cory Band has a new website. Commenting on the new online offering, Musical Director Philip Harper told BBW: “We’re very excited by this development which will help to enhance and reflect our position as leaders in the world of brass bands.
“We hope our new site will have immediate impact with all...read more
Lancashire Contests are delighted to announce the list of competing bands and adjudicators for Brass at the Guild, which will take place at The Guild Hall, Preston on Sunday 29th January.
The competing bands in Championship through to Section 4 will have the opportunity to showcase either their set work for the...read more
The Scottish Brass Band Association (SBBA) has announced details of the 2017 AGM and Learning Festival.
Attendees will be able to enjoy a series of workshops and discussions, with the spotlight put on issues including adjudication, percussion, recording, funding and child protection.
Spaces are available to attend the event supported by Creative Scotland,...read more
Organisers of the inaugural The Film Orchestra (TFO) Brass Band have been so inundated with demand for places at the band’s first rehearsal on 21 January, following promotion of the event in Brass Band World, that they have moved the event to a bigger venue – Great Witley Village Hall (WR6...read more