FORMIDABLE FODEN'S - Full coverage from the 2021 National Brass Band Championships

Issue 6112

HOW TO IMPRESS - Amos Miller on flourishing in a conservatoire audition

COMPOSER CAST - Liz Lane on her fascinating early musical life

DEPARTURE - Cornet star Kirsty Abbotts leaves Carlton Main

It was fifty years ago today…

Wednesday 11 October, 2017
1967 was a significant year musically, and not least in the history of the National Brass Band Championships of Great Britain. A quirky coincidence also means that this year’s Championship Section Final at the Royal Albert Hall takes place on exactly the same date as 50 years ago - Saturday 14 October. Tim Mutum takes up the story.

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