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28th April 2020
Brass Bands England’s Development Programme Online: Where do you get your inspiration from? with Liz Lane
In this week's instalment of Brass Bands England’s (BBE) Development Programme Online, join composer Liz Lane as she leads a free one-hour session discussing the rewards and challenges of composing for brass band, including inspiration, creating and...
28th April 2020
The organisers of the Butlin’s Open Brass Band Festival have announced an extension to the ‘early-bird’ discount on entry fees for the 2021 event.
21st April 2020
https://www.bbe.org.uk/what-we-do/brass-band-contesting-surveyBrass Bands England (BBE) has launched the next part of the Brass Band Contesting Survey currently being undertaken. The survey is designed to find out your views on the current state of...
10th April 2020
Brass Bands England (BBE) has launched a survey to find out your views on the current state of brass band contests.
7th April 2020
Brass Bands England’s Development Programme Online: What on earth is my conductor doing? with Philip Harper
In this week's instalment of Brass Bands England’s (BBE) Development Programme Online, Philip Harper is back to lead a free workshop interestingly titled ‘What on earth is my conductor doing?’ The aim of the session is to help you get to grips wi
1st April 2020
Brass Bands England’s Development Programme Online: Effective Practice in Isolation with Roger Webster
In the second week of Brass Bands England’s (BBE) Development Programme Online, Dr. Roger Webster is to lead a free workshop to help you with your practice at home during this period of isolation.
25th March 2020
23rd March 2020
Due to increased isolation, more and more people are exploring the possibilities of teaching and creating music online.
18th March 2020
As the Covid-19 emergency continues to escalate, Brass Bands England's priority is to support the brass banding community during this time of crisis. To see further details of the crowdfunding campaign, and donate to the fund go
14th March 2020
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13th March 2020
It is with deep regret that Brass Bands England (BBE) announces the cancellation of the 2020 National Youth Brass Band Championships of Great Britain, scheduled to be held at Magna Science Adventure Park in Rotherham on 28 March, due to the ongoing...
6th March 2020
The Department of Education is seeking views on Music Education to inform proposals for a refreshed plan for music education.