A BRASS band
from Coventry is to be the first to perform at a prestigious classical music festival.
The 49-strong Rugeley Power Station Brass Band
took part in a series of shows in Lichfield's twin town of Limburg an der Lahn.
Neston Brass Band
is down to just six members, leaving conductor Graham Davies desperate to find new players Mr Davies said: "The absolute minimum for a brass band
is 26 members.
Among the contestants in the 146th British Open Brass Band
Championship are the famous Black Dyke Band and the defending champions, the Yorkshire Building Society Band.
Along with Lindley, Haydn is a member of Yorkshire Youth Brass Band
and he hopes one day to be a Principle Cornet player with a Championship band.
After a break, the Northumberland Brass Band
Association are currently planning the return of the Wansbeck Entertainments Brass Band
I'm in awe of this gentleman's talent as a player in the world's number one brass band
, and there he was saying how much he enjoyed watching a show I presented.
The British brass band
is part of our heritage but in my opinion the media do nothing to promote brass bands
He left a legacy to establish a brass band
competition in his name.
It's the first time the town has played host to the event which will see 82 brass bands
and more than 2,500 players and supporters descend on Bedworth.
MUSICIANS in Oldbury are hoping to hit the right note in the search for information about one of the oldest brass bands
in the Midlands.