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Issue 6088

MAPPED OUT - Host cities confirmed for European Championships

IFOR JAMES - The horn player who tried to change the horns 

News

SBBA takes stance on musicians' mental health

Friday 16 April, 2021 Following a year of pain and uncertainty due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Scottish Brass Band Association (SBBA) is to spearhead a positive mental health and wellbeing strategy which it plans to roll out to all member bands during the next few months. Read full article

UniBrass in trustee search

Thursday 15 April, 2021 The UniBrass Foundation is looking for motivated individuals to join the board of trustees as the organisation continues its efforts to grow the university brass band community. Read full article

Band historian seeking to preserve the past

Wednesday 14 April, 2021 The British Open and the National Brass Band Championships are two contests steeped in history – now a band historian is on the lookout for memorabilia relating to the prestigious events as he seeks to ensure they are preserved for future generations. Read full article

Features

Composer Cast: Naomi Styles

Wednesday 3 March, 2021 Naomi Styles is a composer and arranger based in Wiltshire, with arrangements and compositions published by Pennine Music and Devilish Publishing respectively. Read full article

A master of his trade

Monday 1 March, 2021 The brass band world lost a major administrative figure in the form of Allan Littlemore, who died recently. Though not a musician, Allan played a huge role in banding in the North West of England, enjoying proud associations with Foden’s and Leyland bands. Read full article