News

14th September 2019
  After launching in September 2018, Brass Bands England’s ‘Artistic Development with Philip Harper’ has toured England, and dates are now confirmed and available to book for the coming year.
11th September 2019
Brass Bands England (BBE) has announced the line-up and timetable of events for The Brass Band Conference, set to take place at The Life Centre in Sale, Manchester on Saturday 28 September.
9th September 2019
On Wednesday 25th September, Sheffield Brass Network are hosting a FREE event to help your band increase audience engagement.
7th September 2019
Katrina Marzella leads the 2nd in a series of Brass events for young people in Yorkshire.
5th September 2019
After the high demand during BBE's Summer Roadshow, don't miss out on the last available dates this year.
14th August 2019
Andrew came along to Phil Harper's workshop in Barnsley this June, and has very kindly shared this testimonial to let you know why you should book a place!
7th August 2019
BBE has launched a number of new awards to recognise those individuals and organisations in the banding world who have made an exceptional contribution to brass banding.
11th July 2019
Brass Bands England (BBE) is pleased to announce that the test-piece for the Championship Section of the 2020 National Youth Brass Band Championships will be Saint-Saëns Variations by Philip Sparke.
1st July 2019
Brass Bands England (BBE) is pleased to announce that the Department for Education has awarded a national Body of Persons Approval (BOPA) for BBE and member organisations.
27th June 2019
On Saturday 28th September Brass Bands England (BBE) will present The Brass Band Conference 2019.
26th June 2019
Researchers from the University of Sheffield’s Music and Wellbeing Unit have just released a detailed report on the benefits and challenges of playing in brass bands.
13th June 2019
Following the recent announcement that the Secretary of State for Education has granted Brass Bands England (BBE) a Body of Persons Approval (BOPA), which will alleviate the administration workload of its member bands in relation to Child...