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Brass Foundations is Brass Bands England's education programme, led by a team of five experienced Youth Development Brass Specialists.
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We have been working with the DCMS to bring you guidance and are providing resources to help you decide how and when you can resume activity safely.
Brass Bands England’s BandSafe is an industry leading selection of tools, training and resources to help you manage your band or music group in a way that safeguards all your members from harm and the group from possible reputational damage.

Latest news

16th June 2021
It was confirmed by the Prime Minister on 14 June that Stage 4 of the roadmap to recovery will not take place on 21 June as planned. BBE, through working in conjunction with the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), can confirm...
Hear the Call for brass band and optional voices, also playable by an ensemble of six or more insturments, music by Liz Lane and words by Andy Rashleigh
14th May 2021
A chance to take part in a day of special events to celebrate the NHS and perform a brand new piece by composer Liz Lane.
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12th May 2021
Proms in the Playground is a new initiative by Brass Bands England to encourage bands to make links with their local community, schools and Music Education Hubs at the end of the Summer Term.