Following a nine-year association with Woodfalls Band Dr. Robert Childs has taken the decision to resign his position as Musical Director, commenting: “After, discussing the current situation with my friend and Band Chairman Remus Sawyerr, we decided this is the right thing to do for me and for the Band. I...read more
Brass Band World has been informed that the decision has been made to postpone the Brass in Concert Championship draw. The draw for the World’s premier brass band entertainment festival, returning to Sage Gateshead on Saturday 20th November, was due to have taken place live on facebook today at Ringway Primary...read more
Brass Bands England are delighted that Warwick Music Group and and Denis Wick Products are supporting our work in schools to inspire and engage the next generation of brass players. The organisations have kindly donated a whopping 500 mouthpieces to be used with BBE Brass Foundations schools workshops - that's 100...read more
The recent South West Brass Band Association online Solo & Quartet contest was huge success with around 200 performances submitted. The event was sponsored by Trevada Music and adjudicated by Steve Sykes.
SWBBA Chair, John Woods stated: "The entries came from across the banding world, and proved that with an inventive...read more