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Adjudicators Announced for BBCA Conducting Competition

The Brass Band Conductors’ Association (BBCA) has confirmed the adjudicating panel for the upcoming online version of its annual conducting competition. The judging panel will include Paul Holland, BBCA South West Regional Representative, and Brendan Breslin, former winner of the competition and current Irish Representative. A special guest ... read more

NABBA Announces 2022 Test Pieces

The Board of Directors of the North American Brass Band Association has announced the required Test Piece works for the 2022 North American Brass Band Championships to be held April 29-30, 2022 at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, Alabama.  Championship Section: ‘And From the Darkness’ ... read more

NYBBGB Launches Bursary Fund

  The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain has set up a Bursary Fund to ensure that no young musician is excluded from the NYBBGB experience due to cost. The band hopes to raise £6,000 to provide 10 bursaries for young musicians attending courses this ... 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