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Double Delight for Online Whit Friday

Foden’s Band has announced that owing to the huge popularity of this year’s virtual Whit Friday Championships that the contest will now be broadcast over two evenings instead of one. A spokesperson from the band stated, “Following the remarkable number of entries to our Online ... read more

EBBA Confirms Future Host Cities

The Annual General Meeting of the European Brass Band Association (EBBA) was held online on 28 March, at which delegates agreed host venues for the European Brass Band Championships from 2023-25.  With next year’s event to be hosted at Symphony Hall, Birmingham, EBBA’s Executive Committee has ... read more

Latest Release from ‘Insieme’

The idea of tuba artist Les Neish, Northern Irish trumpeter Pamela Stainer and made possible by funding from Arts Council NI, ‘Insieme’ (Italian for together) gives the chance for brass players to learn new music and play along with a star-studded band all from the comfort of their ... read more

Reviews

  • CD: Gregson Music of the Angels

    GREGSON MUSIC OF THE ANGELS Works for Symphonic Brass and Percussion London Brass Conductor: Rumon Gamba & Edward Gregson Chandos: CH20127 www.chandos.net I will set my ... read more

  • CD: A Joyful Noël

    A Joyful Noël The Orchestral Music of Andrew Wainwright Cornet Soloist: James Fountain SKU: BWAR0002 www.brookwrightmusic.com In its excellently presented booklet notes, we learn that away ... read more