A moment in banding history

Issue 5958

British Open title heads to Switzerland

All the trhills and spills of the Cheltenham Finals

Who will prevail in the London 'Gallery'?


2018 Regional tests revealed

Saturday 16 September, 2017

The test-pieces have been revealed for the 2018 Regional heats of the National Brass Band Championships, as chosen by the Music Panel of Kapitol Promotions. The chosen works are:

Championship Section: Odyssey (Kevin Norbury)

1st Section: Brass Metamorphosis (James Curnow)

2nd Section: Ex Terra Lucem (Jonathan Bates)

3rd Section: Napoleon on the Alps (Philip Harper)

4th Section: World Tour (Rodney Newton)

The qualifying events will be held in late February and March in Blackpool, Huddersfield, Perth, Durham, Bedworth, Swansea, Stevenage and Torquay.