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You can become a member of BBE either as an organisation or as an individual


Apply for Youth Fest now
Support received from the Foyle Foundation means bands wanting to take part in Youth Fest can apply for travel bursaries.
Imagine a UK-wide festival of exciting brass band events for people of different ages, backgrounds and interests, offering the opportunity for new audiences to discover the joy of a brass band through hundreds of events in parks, concert halls and...
Learn all about the Proms in the Playground initiative here
This years #PromsInThePlayground will take place 8 - 26 July 2024. All brass bands and schools and invited to take part!

Latest news

BBCA logo with hand holding a baton
21st May 2024
The ten shortlisted semi-finalists in the Brass Band Conductors’ Association's flagship Conducting Competition have been announced.
14th May 2024
Bold as Brass contest, held at the National Coal Mining Museum in Wakefield and delivered in association with Brass Bands England, returns on the 15th June 2024, where 10 bands will participate in the inclusive contest. 
Burbage band members are sitting down in a circle band formation playing instruments, wearing red brass band blazors, the conductor is standing at the front facing the band
10th May 2024
Another success for a BBE member band using our Fundraising Service