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Success for the Inaugural Gateway British Brass Band Festival

In a tightly contested event using NABBA’s newly devised scoring philosophy and system, the Chicago Brass Band under the direction of Music Director Colin Holman, emerged victorious at the inaugural Gateway British Brass Band Festival held in St. Louis, Missouri on November 2, 2019.   Drawn ... read more

'Lago - The Music of Simon Kerwin'

A new CD has just been released by Rothwell Temperance Band in order to raise funds to support cancer patients at Leeds Cancer Centre. Featuring the music of Simon Kerwin, the CD 'Lago — The Music of Simon Kerwin' is the brainchild of Tabby Kerwin, ... read more

Oberösterreich wins the Austrian National title

Three bands competed on stage at the Haus der Musik in Innsbruck, performing the set work of ‘Titan's Progress’ by Hermann Pallhuber as well as an own choice test piece. Under the magnificent direction of Ian Porthouse, Brass Band Oberösterreich comfortably won both parts of ... read more

Reviews

  • CD: Metropolis 1927

    Metropolis 1927 - Peter GrahamBlack Dyke BandConductor: Dr. Nicholas ChildsTrumpet: Philip CobbTrombone: Peter MooreNarrator: Dale GerrardNaxos: CD8573968 Black Dyke Band’s latest CD release ... read more

  • CD: Regionals 2019

    Regionals 2019Desford Colliery BandCory BandVirtuosi GUS BandBlack Dyke BandFoden’s BandDOYEN: CD387 With this year’s contest season now underway, this release will not ... read more