Kapitol Promotions Music Panel has announced the appointment of Duncan Beckley. The panel is responsible for selecting the test-pieces for the Regional Championships and National Championship Finals of Great Britain.
Duncan holds a degree in Music from Sheffield University, a PGC from Leeds University, and a MA in Education from...read more
The Brass Band Conductors Association has announced the semi-finalists competing for the BBCA Conductor Competition title. The tweleve successful candidates are: Neil Brownless; Andrea Durante; Colum O'Shea; Ian Walshaw; Stuart Black; Kieron Howe; Helen Douthwaite-Teasdale; Alan Gifford; Davide Casafina; Carl-Emil Björklund; Boris Oppliger and Jack Capstaff.
The competitors can be...read more
Cory Band has been awarded The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service. This is the highest award a voluntary group can receive in the UK and is equivalent to an MBE. The Cory Band has been in existence since 1884 and from their base in Ton Pentre, South Wales their performances...read more
Kapitol Promotions Ltd has released details regarding tickets for the “Championship Section Final” of the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain 2022.
Twenty of the finest brass bands in Great Britain will compete against one another at London's iconic Royal Albert Hall on Saturday 15 October, to be crowned...read more
This year Jena Brass Bands celebrate 50 years of brass tradition and began the anniversary year together with a large gala and jubilee concert on 22nd May. All four brass bands of the Blasmusikverein Carl Zeiss Jena e.V. including musicians aged from 9 to 63 took to the stage for...read more
The 2022 International Brass Band Summer Schoool (IBBSS) led by Black Dyke Director of Music, Prof Nicholas Childs, will take place at the impressive Swansea University Bay Campus and looks forward to hosting delegates from around the world from 31 July - 6 August.
Delgates will have the opportunity to work with...read more