BATTLE OF THE TITANS - Bands gear up for a titanic battle at the Royal Albert Hall

Issue 6016

COMPOSERS' CORNER - Dr Liz Lane looks at the subject of  networking 

HERE IS THE NEWS - Looking back at the Daily Herald's Nationals sponsorship


Glowing reviews for mental health workshops

Friday 21 February, 2020 The first in the new series of Brass on the Mind…in the Bandroom workshops focussing on bringing mental health awareness, support and resilience into bandrooms across the UK took place recently, with first-class reviews from attendees. Read full article

Entries open for NABBC Conducting Competition

Friday 21 February, 2020 The National Association of Brass Band Conductors (NABBC) has announced that, for the fifth year, it will hold its national conducting competition, with the final taking place on June 13 at Eccles Town Hall following the association's annual general meeting. Read full article

Review: Bones Apart - Wonder Women

Friday 21 February, 2020 Trombone quartet Bones Apart enjoys a stellar reputation for producing chamber music of the very highest standard. A real coup, then, for the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland to showcase the ensemble in its prestigious Fridays at One slot. Read full article

Result: 2020 Welsh Open

Sunday 16 February, 2020 Filton Concert Brass has celebrated victory for the third year in a row at the Welsh Open Brass Band Entertainment Championship following a busy day of contesting in Porthcawl. Read full article

Result: 2020 UniBrass

Tuesday 11 February, 2020 There was delight for the University of Salford Brass Band as it triumphed at UniBrass 2020 on its first appearance at the contest. Read full article