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Pershore Midsummer Brass Fundraising Concert
Pershore Midsummer Brass Fundraising Concert

The A W Parker (Drybrook) Band are proud to have been invited to perform for the 2018 Pershre Midsummer Brass Fundraising Concert in Pershore Abbey. The concert will be held on the 27th of October at 2.30pm with tickets available from Blue Ladies Clothing, Pershore or from band members - contact David Harding 07891 032057 read more...



Last Night of the Proms comes to Selsey

Last Night of the Proms – forget SW7 2AP, Set your SATNAV to PO20 0SE! On Saturday 6th October 2018 at 7.30pm, there’s no need to travel all the way… read more...

New Listener's Choice

A new Feature to Sounds of Brass! We are adding a new feature to our Live Broadcasts. "Listener's Choice" If you have a favourite Brass Band track, and you have… read more...

Open Rehearsal - Friezland Brass Band Thursday September 20th

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We came.... We saw.... We won!

In preparation for our big annual outing to the South West Regionals Contest on 11th March, the Band recently traveled to Woodstock (not the well known music festival!) in Oxfordshire… read more...

Brackley & District Band appoints Micah Parsons as Musical Director

Brackley & District Band are delighted to announce that Micah Parsons will be joining us as our new Musical Director. Micah is enthusiastic, energetic, motivated and ambitious, all qualities that… read more...

Thundersley Brass welcomes James McLeod

The band is thrilled to welcome James McLeod former principal euphonium of Leyland Band to complete our euphonium line up.  James is re-locating to the Essex area for work reasons… read more...


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Band Cymru 2018 - Four bands are set for the final in Swansea

The four bands that will compete for the title of Band Cymru 2018 in… read more...

National Finals 2018 Test Pieces Announced

The test pieces for the 2018 National Brass Band Championships of Great Britian have… read more...

We came.... We saw.... We won!

In preparation for our big annual outing to the South West Regionals Contest on… read more...

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Band Updates


New Musical Director at Ireland Colliery

Ireland Colliery Chesterfield Brass Band are delighted to announce that Mr Lindon Bolt has joined… read more...

John Maines takes the reigns at Mount Charles Band

Over the past months of hard work and dedication both in the bandroom and… read more...

New Signings

Middleton Band, 2nd section North West Regional Champions, are delighted to announce two new signings.… read more...

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Pershore Midsummer Brass Fundraising Concert

The A W Parker (Drybrook) Band are proud to have been invited to perform… read more...

Last Night of the Proms comes to Selsey

Last Night of the Proms – forget SW7 2AP, Set your SATNAV to PO20… read more...

Open Rehearsal - Friezland Brass Band Thursday September 20th

read more...

More Event News...

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New Listener's Choice

A new Feature to Sounds of Brass! We are adding a new feature to our Live Broadcasts. "Listener's Choice" If you have a favourite Brass Band track, and you have… read more...


Last Night at the Proms Saturday 20th October 2018 - St Pauls Church St Albans AL1 4JPT

Watford Band presents a fantastic Last Night of the Proms concert, on 20th October 2018 7.30 pm at St Pauls Church, St Albans - come and sing along! read more...


Sounds Of Brass

Great News for all Brass Band players & Supporters! Sounds Of Brass a weekly 2 hour dedictated Brass Band Radio show, is aired 3 days a week! Wednesday's 12-2pm (UK… read more...


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GDPR and Empty Chairs

A word about the data we hold about you and how it is used. What data is collected? When you join Empty Chairs the following personal data is collected: email… read more...


Lost & Stolen Instrument Register

Our new "Lost & Stolen Register" allows users to list the details of instruments that have been lost to allow the brass community to keep an eye out for them.… read more...


Video: How to use the Events Page on Empty Chairs

A quick video to explain about the exciting new events page feature on Empty Chairs. read more...



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