News

14th January 2021
We're pleased to announce the successful candidates in our recent search for five Youth Development Brass Specialists, working as part of our new Brass Foundations education project.
8th January 2021
Durham BRASS Festival is delighted to offer two new commissions for deaf/disabled artists for BRASS 2021 (to take place between 9-18 July 2021), and invites expressions of interest.  The deadline for applications is Monday 18 January 2021, 12 noon.
19th December 2020
  The Government has announced new Tier 4 restrictions on 19 December, applicable from Sunday 20 December. 
18th December 2020
Brass bands saw their main source of income disappear in an instant when they had to stop putting on performances in March in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
18th December 2020
Throughout 2020 many have neglected their instruments without the motivation to practice, so the New Year is the perfect time for a fresh start!
16th December 2020
  Brass Bands England (BBE) has confirmed the cancellation of the 2021 National Youth Brass Championships, traditionally held on the last weekend in March. 
15th December 2020
Brass Bands England (BBE) is seeking to appoint two further roles as part of ongoing projects made possible by the £227,189 awarded as part of the Government’s £1.57 billion Culture Recovery Fund (CRF) to help face the challenges of the Coronavirus...
15th December 2020
BBCA is excited to announce a doubling of its membership since the start of lockdown.
8th December 2020
Brass Bands saw their main source of income disappear in an instant when they had to stop putting on performances in March in response to the Covid-19 pandemic. A significant loss in income over the Summer months, paired with necessary expenditure...
1st December 2020
  Brass Bands England (BBE) has announced the latest implications for brass bands in relation to guidance issued by the Government over the ending of the most recent nationwide lockdown.  
24th November 2020
BBE membership includes free affiliate membership of Making Music - see the benefits