Brass Band News
& Player Vacancies

New man in the middle

Published in General on 2016-03-31 by Vale of Glamorgan Brass Band

More news from North Somerset Community Brass Band

At The Annual General meeting of North Somerset Community Brass

 The Following appointments to the managing Committee were made.

Roger Welch        Chairman

Paul Wynn           Secretary

Helen Brussels    Treasurer

Helen  Lynn         Band Represented

Band President was Unchanged and is Alan Cook

 Colin Thomas  was appointed as the new Musical Director  having been in  a temporary position since the start of 20216. Having played Eb Bass in the band  over the last year

 There was discussion as to the need for new players especially around Rep, Horn,

2nd trombone, Bass Trombone, Eb & Bb bass along with Percussion (Kit )also some strengthening of the back row cornets would helpful to the overall sound.

With the appointment of Colin it is the joint  hope that the bands musical style and repertoire will move on and become more varied  in content and challenge also types of engagement will also become more varied  and help bring  new players into the world  of brass banding.

 The Band is now  in the process of updating its website and hopefully this will be online by the end of April  it has also a Facebook page Norths Somerset Brass .

Being a community based band we welcome all players whatever standard.

Share the news!
Comment on this article...
comments powered by Disqus

Brass Band CDs

Publish Your Press Release

There are two simple ways to publish your brass band related press releases on Empty Chairs:

  1. Sign up for a free account to self publish, or
  2. Send the release to and we will publish it for you.


Vale Of Glamorgan Brass Band

A 4th Section band in the Wales region would like a Cornet player.

Listed 24 days ago - More Details

Latest News

St George@s Concert

St. George's Day Concert, including Last night of Proms music featuring Torbay Brass Bnd. read more...

New Musical Leadership at St Austell Town!

Following the departure of Musical Director David Nicholson due to international work commitments St… read more...

Grange Moor Brass Band Announces New Musical Director: Alan Jazwinski

Grange Moor Brass Band are pleased to announce the appointment of Alan Jazwinski as… read more...

Sounds Of Brass

Have you listened to Sounds Of Brass? A Great 2 hour weekly Live On… read more...


Brass Band News

About & Admin