Harrogate International Festivals reveals first taste of world-class line-up for virtual arts weekender celebrating the best in books, music, science & more. the free virtual festival looks forward to bringing world-class culture to everyone at home, the HIF weekender. From 23 to 26 July, the HIF Weekender will present a...read more
Momentum continues at the Fairey Band as it welcomes Emma Conway as its new solo horn player. Emma hails from an exceptionally musical brass family and the band is delighted to be able to make this announcement. She joins the band after spending time in Norway studying at the Manger...read more
The Pershore Midsummer Brass Festival will become a virtual event this weekend. Organisers have planned a full day of online performances on Saturday 4th July, with bands who were originally to have taken part providing pre-recorded performances.
Starting at 10.00am, the event will begin with the traditional fanfare from the top...read more
Wantage Band recently held their 'Virtual Youth Solo Competition', with almost 150 entrants from 14 countries taking part. There 64 talented youngsters in the 11 Years and Under class, with all participants being given adjudications and sent certificates for taking part.
Contest organiser Sam Wyne stated, "We are over the moon at...read more
Geneva Group are delighted to welcome on board Zoe Lovatt-Cooper as their new Flugelhorn Development and Performance Artist. Having almost completed her first recital performance for Geneva and Brass Pass tv, Zoe joins a long list of recently recruited artists and ambassadors.
“Zoe has one of the sweetest most beautiful flugelhorn sounds...read more
Grimethorpe Colliery Band is delighted to announce the signing of Vicki Kennedy to the Solo Cornet bench. Vicki is no stranger to the Grimethorpe Colliery Band having played for the band back in 2014 after she completed her studies at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. Whilst a...read more
After an almost three-month compulsory break due to the Corona Pandemic, the German Brass Band BlechKLANG was able to rehearse together again for the first time on June 23rd, 2020. Under strict hygienic conditions, the band met with musical director Alexander Richter in the courtyard of Saale Valley School in Jena.