CROSSING MUSICAL BORDERS - British Bandsman talks to tenor horn virtuoso Owen Farr

Issue 6013

SOUNDTRACK OF MY LIFE - John Wallace discusses pieces that have played a significant part in his life

A BAND OF THEIR OWN - How the all-female US-based Athena Brass Band came into being

First Japanese Brass Ensemble Championships To Be Streamed by

Friday 6 September, 2019

The first ever Japanese Brass Ensemble Championships will be held in February 2020. Open to youth, older youth and Championship Section ensembles, ranging from a trio to a full ten piece group, this is the first competition of its kind in Japan, and will have huge international appeal.

The contest is proud to have as one of its instigators, Professor Takeo Yamamoto, the doyen of British style brass banding in Japan. are very honoured to have been chosen as the streaming partner for this event, and full details will follow in due course.