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2022 Regional Tests Announced

The test-pieces for next year’s area qualifiers were announced today at the Cheltenham National Finals to coincide with the release of the CD recording that features all five works. The choices made by the Kapitol Promotions Ltd Music Panel of Robert Childs, Sandy Smith, Richard Evans, ... read more

NYBBGB Auditions go Live

The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain is delighted to announce that live audition dates are returning this autumn for those who would like the opportunity to join one of the bands for 2022.  The NYBBGB Children's Band auditions are for young players of brass ... read more

Steve Stewart leaves Cory

Steve Stewart has left Cory Band after 10 years in the soprano cornet chair. He has decided that, after the enforced 18 month layoff due to the pandemic, the time is right to relinquish his seat with the band.  MD Philip Harper commented: "Steve has been ... 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