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December 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Auglend Skolekorps
Brass Band La Marcelline de Grône
Brass Band WBI
Brass Band Willebroek
Cadishead Public Band
Cambridge SA Band
Canning City Brass Band
Canterbury Brass Band
City Of Truro Band
Classic Brass
Echo des Glaciers Fairey FP (Music) Band
Ferndown Concert Brass
Ferryhill Town Band
Gjesdal Brass Band
Hornorkesteret Stavanger
Kennington (Oxford) Band
Langley Band
La Liberté de Salins
Listowel Citadel Band
Louth Riverhead Silver Band
Orchestre de Cuivres de Paris
Rivington and Adlington Brass Band
Smyrna Brass
South East Cheshire Youth Band
Sutherland Shire Brass
Tustin Ranch Band
Victorian State Youth Brass Band
Wellington (Telford) Brass Band
Winona Brass Band
Yarwell & Nassington Britannia Band
York Citadel Band
 
Brass Ensembles
Blech im Quadrat
Bocal Consort Hamburg
Brass Roots
Brio Brass Quintet
Generation Brass
London Banqueting Ensembles
Saskatchewan Brass
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Bicester Concert Band
Brampton Concert Band
BT Orchester Bad Bramstedt
Burlington Concert Band
Corps de Musique de St-Imier
Eiganes Skolekorps
Etobicoke Community Concert Band
Fanfare Ancienne Cécilia de Chermignon
Fanfare Echo de la Dente-Blanche
Fanfare Echo des Bois
Fanfare Echo du Trient
Fanfare la Cécilia d'Ardon
Fanfare la Léonardine
Fanfare la Rosablanche de Nendaz
Fanfare la Rose des Alpes
Fanfare Union de Vétroz
Festival Wind Orchestra
Førre Musikkorps
La Gérinia
L'Harmonie Municipale de Bonneville
Haugesund Ungdomskorps
Kongelige Norske Marines Musikkorps
Madlamark Skolekorps
Mississauga Pops Concert Band
Northdale Concert Band
Norwood Brass Firemen
Oakville Wind Orchestra
Pihalni Orkester Radeških Papirnièarjev
Scarborough Community Concert Band
Thornhill Community Band
Union Instrumentale Ayent-Anzère
University of Exeter Concert Band
Wester Harmonie
Yorkshire Volunteers Band
 
Commercial/Suppliers
Atkins Band Instrument Repair
Basset Hound Music Store
Early Music Shop
John Hornby Skewes & Co
Manduca Sheet Music and Scores
MelodyBay musical entertainment search
Musicsender
Rayburn Musical Instrument Co. Inc
Southern Music Company
TP Music
 
Miscellaneous
Access to Music
Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM)
Association for Recorded Sound Collections (ARSC)
Australian Trumpet Guild
BBC Young Musician of the Year
Bell Engravings
Brass Band - Musikstil oder Lebenseinstellung
Buy the Latest Recordings from Brass Bands
Classical Partners
Federation of Recorded Music Societies
Flute.com
Hindhead Music Centre
International Double Reed Society
Jim Self
Music for Teachers
National Music Museum & Center for Study of the History of Musical Instruments
National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain
OJ's Trumpet Page
Schools Music Association
Scottish Music Centre
Spence's Music Jokes
Trinity College of Music
Trumpet Player Online
Vintage Salvation Army Brass Band 78rpm recordings
Vintage Vinyl Brass Band records
Waldo's Tribute to the Wonderful Tuba
 
Books and Publications 
Bailey, Wayne & Caneva, Thomas - The Complete Marching Band Resource Manual: Techniques and Materials for Teaching, Drill Design and Music Arranging - University of Pennsylvania Press, 2003. ISBN: 0812218566
Battisti, Frank - The Winds of Change: The Evolution of the Contemporary American Wind Band/Ensemble and Its Conductor - Meredith Music Publications, 2002. ISBN: 0634045229
Camphouse, Mark - Composers on Composing for Band - GIA Publications Inc, 2003. ISBN: 1579991955
Johnson, Eric - The Bands Play On!: A History of Burton Bands - Tempus Publishing, 2003. ISBN: 0752430793
Johnson, Keith - Brass Performance and Pedagogy - Prentice Hall, 2001. ISBN: 0130914835
Meek, Harold - Horn and Conductor: Reminiscences of a Practitioner - University of Rochester Press, 1997. ISBN: 1878822837
Mortimer, Harry - ABC of Brass Bands - Radio Times, October 11-17, 1953
Murray,David - Music of the Scottish Regiments - The Mercat Press, 2003. ISBN: 1841830267
Rocco, Emma Scogna - Italian Wind Bands: A Surviving Tradition in the Milltowns of Pennsylvania (European Immigrants and American Society) - Garland Science, 1990. ISBN: 0824074297
Sharth, Sharon - Brass Instruments - Child's World, 2002. ISBN: 1567669859
Simonett, Helena - Banda: Mexican Musical Life Across BordersWesleyan University Press, 2001. ISBN: 0819564303
 

November 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Bolton Music Service Brass Bands
Burnley Alliance Silver Band
Callington Town Band
Coronation Brass
Friary Guildford Brass Band
Fuoco Brass
Greenalls Brass Band
Hatfield Wilfreda Beehive Brass Band
Hungerford Town Band
Kilbirnie Citadel Band
Mid Sussex Brass Band
Mornington Youth and Citizens Band
Musikgesellschaft Lyss
Muziekkorps Brunssum-Treebeek
Muziekvereniging Valuas
Pavilion Brass
Playa Ancha Corps Band
Rangitikei College Brass
Reading Central YP Band
Salvation Army German Staff Band
NZ Salvation Army National Development Youth Band
NZ Salvation Army National Youth Band
Radyr & Morganstown (Melingriffith) Band
Salvation Army Vlaardingen Band
South Yorkshire Police Band
Stockton Citadel Band
United Norwest Co-op Milnrow Band
Wolverton Town Band
Woodbridge Salvation Army Band
 
Brass Ensembles
ABF Brass Ensemble
Berlioz Historical Brass
Boulevard Chamber Brass Ensembles
Creative Tuba Quartet
Daniel Speer Brass Quintete
Euphoria Tuba Quartet
Euskadi Brass
VulpenBrass
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Banda Escuteiros de Barroselas
Barnet Band
Blasorchester Neufeld-Marne
Dublin Concert Band
East Coast Elite Brass & Percussion Corps
Koninklijk Erkende Christelijke Muziekvereniging "De Bazuin"
Koninklijke Harmonie Mechelen
Koninklijke Muziekvereniging 'Concordia' Tholen
Musikerverband Schleswig-Holstein
Nottinghamshire Police Band
Woodley Concert Band
Zalaszentgróti Városi Fúvószenekar
 
Commercial/Suppliers
Croft Music
Eclipse Trumpets
HW and J Dean Brass Repairs
Opus3 Music
Piccolo Press
Superscope
Turandot music notation software
 
Miscellaneous
Appleton family in brass bands
Brass bands in Welsh slate quarrying communities
Brass Herald
Darrol Barry
Eiliv Herikstad
Feat of Brass!
Inner Tuba
James Scott - one of life's true gentlemen
János Mazura
Opotiki's old Band Hall & the Brass Band
Our Trip to Saxmundham (1908)
Roy Lambeth and the Durham Miners' Gala – 1983
Salvation Army Instrumental Music Index
Timpani & Percussion & its contribution to the Modern Brass Band
Vintage pictures of brass players
 
Books and Publications 
- Launceston City Band Jubilee 1876 - 1926 - The Examiner & Weekly Courier, Launceston, Australia, 1926
Adelaide Municipal Tramways Symphonic Band - Souvenir of the Adelaide Municipal Tramways Symphonic Band - Adelaide, South Australia, 1924
Bartner, Art - University of California Trojan Marching Band: Twenty Five Years with Dr. Arthur C. Bartner - Jensen & Walker Inc., California, 1995
Collinsville High School - CHS Band: Fifty Years of Making Music 1930-1980 - Collinsville High School, Collinsville, Illinois, 1980
Hammonds,DG - Kent Police Band Souvenir Booklet - Kent County Constabulary, 1989
Hatton, Thomas J - The Music Came First - The Memoires of Theodore Paschedag - Southern Illinois University Press, P.O.Box 3697,Carbondale Ill., USA 62902-3697 - 1988 - ISBN: 0-8093-1471-1 and 0-8003-1472-X (pbk.)
Littlegreen, Curtis (ed) - Script Ohio: 110 Years of the Ohio State University Marching Band - Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, 1979
McIntosh, Dale - History of Music in British Columbia 1850-1950 - Sono Nis Press, Victoria, BC, Canada, 1989. ISBN 0-919203-99-X
Mackie-Beyer - The Band Leader's Guide - J.W. Pepper & Son, Philadelphia, 1916
Maloney, T & Clark, SH - 'Music For Winds I: Bands - Musique Pour Vents I: Harmonies - The Canadian Music Heritage Society, PO Box 53161, Ottawa ON, Canada K1N 1C5 - 1998 - ISBN: 0-919883-27-3
Pratt, Will - A Funny Thing Happened On...The Way! - Humor in The Salvation Army - Winepress Publishing, USA, ISBN: 0854126422
Redhead, Gwenyth J. - The Bandmaster: the book of the play - The Salvation Army (Canada and Bermuda), Ontario, 1981. ISBN: 0888570260
Stoessel, Albert - The Technique of the Baton: a handbook for students of conducting - Carl Fischer, New York, 1920
 

October 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Barrow Shipyard Band
Brass Band 70
Brassband Old Fellows & Friends
Breage & District Silver Band
Broxburn Public Band
Creetown Silver Band
East London Brass
East Riding of Yorkshire Band
Eccles Borough Silver Band
Emley Brass Band
Flixton Band
Frodsham Silver Band
Granite City Brass
Mosgiel Brass
Newport Borough Brass Band
Old Arizona Brass Band
Ottery St. Mary Silver Band
Pendennis Brass
St Michael's Brass Band
St Stephan Brass Band Hamburg
Skelmanthorpe Brass Band
Stanley Newmarket Colliery Band
Tullis Russell Mills Band
 
Brass Ensembles
BrassNeck Quintet
Modern Brass Quartett
New Trombone Collective
Trafalgar Brass
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Gloucester Charter Concert Band
Indianapolis Municipal Band
Musikkapelle Opfenbach 1785 e.V.
 
Commercial/Suppliers
Agan Music Company
Brooks Art
Crabtree Music Publications
Eclipse Trumpets
Kelly Mouthpieces
Musical Instrument Sales
Pollard Valve Oil
Sounds Right Music Publications
Wallner Friedl
 
Miscellaneous
Australasian Music and Dance Research
Band Director.com
Band Director Discussion Forum
Historical Brass Band Figures
Reading University School of Education Music Teaching
 
Books and Publications 
Knott, Melvyn - Constant Trust - The Spirituality of the Music of Eric Ball – Planetree Books, Llanidloes, 2003. ISBN: 1842941240. Includes a CD of conversation between the author and Eric Ball. Copies £6 from Melvyn Knott, 25 Richmond Road, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV11 5LL
Slater, Brigadier - The Salvation Army Dictionary of Music - The Salvation Army Book Department, London, 1906
Whiteoak, John - Early Australian Brass Band Music as Pop - Tony Mitchell and Peter Doyle (eds) - Changing Sounds, 1999 International IASPM Conference, Sydney, University of Technology, 2001, p.177-182
Whiteoak, John - Pity the Town Without a Band - Brass Banding in Australian Rural Society Before World War Two - Rural Society, (11), November 2003
Whiteoak, John - Popular Music, Militarism, Women and the Early "Brass Band" in Australia - Australasian Music Research, (6) p.27-48, 2002
Whiteoak, John - The Big Brass Band Battle - Francesca Folk-Skolaro (ed) - Brunswick Stories and Histories, Brunswick Community History Group, 1999, p.47-9
 

September 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Aabenraa Brass Band
Canterbury Foundation Brass
Clackmannan and District Brass Band
Denton Brass
Dobcross Silver Band
Dysart Colliery Silver Band
Fleckney Silver Band
Freckleton Band
Hawthorn Band
Killamarsh Silver Band
Lochgelly Band
Moston and Beswick Manchester Band
Natural State Brass Band
Scissett Youth Band
Silk Brass (The Macclesfield Band)
Singleton Town Band
Toronto Brass
Victor Harbor City Band
Waltham Forest Brass
Westoe (STHCT) Band
Wigan Youth Brass Band
 
Brass Ensembles
British Euphonium Ensemble
Emmanuel Brass Quintet
Fanfare Piston Circus
No Strings Attached
White River Brass
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Blaskapelle Bad Bayersoien
East York Concert Band
Kalamaria Wind Band
Lanarkshire Orchestral Society
St Alfio's Band of Lawrence
 
Commercial/Suppliers
Benthooters
Chicago Brass Works
Devilish Publishing
Dragon Music Publishing
John Robshaw & Associates
Middleton Music
Mitre Music
Monette
Nichols Music Company Publications
Oriana Publications Limited
Ruh Musik AG
Simply Brass
 
Miscellaneous
Another Face of Saddleworth
A Brief History of the Military Drum leading to the evolution of Pipe Band Drumming
Amazing Story of the Floral Dance
Band Association of New South Wales
Baton Problems
Boosey Woodwind and Brass Method
Brass Bands at Craft Shows
Brassinfo.nl
David Thornton
Fleugelhorn in the Brass Band
Geography of Community Bands in Virginia
George Pollen Midi Collection
Hebron Military Band History
Iain McKnight
James Smock
Nick Walkley
Orchestral Euphonium and its repertoire
Pegswood Colliery Band - 1960 film clip
Pete Meechan
Policy for Child Protection and Safeguarding Tutors in Brass Bands
Rich Szabo
Ryan J. Peni
 
Books and Publications 
- How To Promote Your Band, A Manual Of Public Relations For The Band Director - H & A Selmer Inc, Indiana, 1957
Anderson, Paul G. (Compiler) - Brass Ensemble Music Guide - The Insrumentalist Co., Evanston, 1978
Bowen, C. K. - Adult community bands in the southeastern United States: An investigation of current activity and background profiles of the participants, 1995. Dissertation Abstracts International, 56(04), 1172A. (University Microfilms No. AAT95-26740)
Boyd, E. - The Kirkwood Community Band - Instrumentalist, 43(4) 1988, p62.
Bryant, Carolyn - And the Band Played On, 1776-1976 - Smithsonian Institution Press, Washington, DC, 1975
Carson, W. S. - A history of the Northshore Concert Band, Wilmette, Illinois, 1956-1986: The first thirty years - 1992. Dissertation Abstracts International, 53(07), 2150A. (University Microfilms No. AAT92-37242)
Coffman, D. - Musical Backgrounds and Interests of Active Older Adult Band Members - Dialogue in Instrumental Music Education, 20, 1996, p25.
Coffman, D. D., & Levy, K. - Senior adult bands: Music's new horizon - Music Educators Journal, 84(3), 1997, p17-22.
Colin, Dr. Charles - The Brass Player - Vital Brass Notes - The Art of Trumpet Playing (A Text) - privately printed, 1972
Cox,Joyce - The Reepham Town Band (now Matthews Norfolk Brass) a tribute by Joyce Cox - Reepham Society, Reepham, 2002. ISBN: 0953985822
Dynan, B. - Community bands: Think small - Instrumentalist, 33(8), 1979, p123.
Falardeau,V and Parent,J - La musique du Royal 22e Regiment: 50 Ans d'Histoire 1922-1972 - Editions Garneau, Quebec City, Canada, 1972
Fuller, J. E. - Colorado adult amateur bands and the implications for music educators - 1973. Dissertation Abstracts International, 34(05), 4822. (University Microfilms No. AAT74-01614)
Fuller, J. E. - Contests: The key to developing community bands - Instrumentalist, 43(6), 1979, p80.
Hauer, J. - Toot your own horn: Start an adult band - Instrumentalist, 43(9), 1989, p92.
Heintzelman, T. D. - Adult concert band participation in the United States - Doctoral dissertation, Indiana University, 1988. Dissertation Abstracts International, 50, 381A.
Jantzen, C. - A beginning band with only adults - Instrumentalist, 52(11), 1998, p62.
Lawrence, P. - Benefits of community bands - Instrumentalist, 46(6), 1992, p70.
Lawrence, P. - Extending the influence of community bands - Instrumentalist, 49(6), 1995, p80.
LeCroy, H. F. - Community-based music education: influences of industrial bands in the American South - Journal of Research in Music Education, 46, 1998, p248-264.
Leighty, Ellis E. & Walker, Alan W. - A History of the 106th Infantry Division Band, 1948
Maher, Marty - Bringing Up the Brass; my 55 years at West Point - David McKay, New York, 1951
Martin - A status study of community bands in the United States - Council for Research in Music Education Bulletin, 1986, p87
Martin, P. J. - A status study of community bands in the United States - 1983. Dissertation Abstracts International, 44(09), 2703A. (University Microfilms No. AAT84-00706)
Patterson, F. C. - Motivational factors contributing to participation in community bands of the Montachusett region of north central Massachusetts - Doctoral dissertation, University of Connecticut, 1985. Dissertation Abstracts International, 46, 1776A.
Patterson, F. C. - Intrinsic rewards as a motivational factor contributing to participation in community bands of the Montachusett region of north central Massachusetts - Dialogue in Instrumental Music Education, 10, 1986, p58.
Patterson. (1988). Motivational factors contributing to participation in community bands of the montachusett region of North Central Masachusetts - Council for Research in Music Education Bulletin, 1988, p97.
Sheldon, D. A. - Participation in community and company bands in Japan - Update, 17, 1998, p21-24.
Slevin, Felix ("Martindale") - Mr Pubprop: the Man Who Knows it all on Brass Bands, Brass Bandsmen and Other Things - Bandsmen Press Ltd, London, 1942
Spencer, W. D. - An attitude assessment of amateur musicians in adult community bands - 1966. Dissertation Abstracts International, 57(11), 4684A. (University Microfilms No. AAT97-14061)
Stella, M. - The story of the Metropolitan Community Concert Band - Instrumentalist, 35(12), 1981, p16.
Terziano, Ed (Compiler) - The Little Town Band That Grew and Grew: A Mini History (Anglo Canadian Leather Co. Concert Band) - Forester Press, Huntsville, 1986
Wier, R. - Community bands: Percussion section considerations - Instrumentalist, 43(12), 1989, p28.
Wifler, R. - Community bands: The wind section - Instrumentalist, 43(12), 1989, p22.
Wilhjelm, C. - A different community band - Instrumentalist, 37(12), 1983, p18.
Wilhjelm, C. - Developing community band programs - Instrumentalist, 46(2), 1991, p74.
Wilhjelm, C. C. - A case study of the Ridgewood concert band, a New Jersey community band dedicated to life-long learning - 1998. Dissertation Abstracts International, 59(07), 2413A. (University Microfilms No. AAT98-39135)
 

August 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Anglia Divisional Golden Oldies Band
Avonbank (Evesham) Brass Band
Brass Band Eintracht Schötz
Brass Band Excelsior 's-Heer Arendskerke
Brassband Pro Rege Heerenveen
Brassband Rijnmond
Briton Ferry Silver Band
Camborne Town Band
Cwmbran Brass Band
Godalming Band
Holsworthy Town Band
Ipswich Citadel Band
Nambour & Maroochy's Sunshine Brass
Residentie Brass Band
Royal Buckley Town Band
Sale Brass Band
Triangle Youth Brass Band
Ulverston Town Band
 
Brass Ensembles
Brass Monkeys Ensemble
Brassnex Quintet
Gallyogue Brass Ensemble
Juvavum Brass
Veithen-Tuba-Ensemble
Zollern Brass
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Banda Cittadina di Arsie
Brassband Frohsinn Oberursel
Brass Band Loehne
Contra Costa Wind Symphony
Filarmonica di Colloredo di Prato
Musikverein "St. Lambertus" Manderfeld
PO Sentjernej
Sligo Concert Band
 
Commercial/Suppliers
Jagrins Music Publications
Punjab Music House
Reel Music
Stewart Norman Associates Manufacturing Ltd.
 
Miscellaneous
Band Watching - Beginning and ending with The Beatles
Brassband.pagina.nl
Eric Totman's Vintage Valved Horns Collection
Irish Association of Brass and Concert Bands
Music Centre Wales
Severnside Composers Alliance
The Cornet Site
 
Books and Publications 
Roberts,Peter - Peter Roberts - A Legend in his own Lifetime: An Autobiography - Jagrins Publications, 2003
 

July 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Barisons Brass Band
Blanchardstown Brass Band
Brass Band Breitenbach
Bratton Silver Band
City of Bristol Brass Band
Coronation Brass
Cosham Concert Brass
Drumblade Brass Band
Golden Eagle Brass Band
Hazel Grove Brass Band
Heritage Brass Band
Marshfield Brass Band
Milford Haven Town Band
Musikgesellschaft Dürrenäsch
Newtonburg Brass Band
Onchan Silver Band
Parr Band
Poole Borough Band
Selkirk Silver Band
Stanhope Silver Band
Thuringowa Brass Band
Tintwistle Brass Band
 
Brass Ensembles
International Brass
Karls Bavarian Brass
Seventh Chapter of Fine Brass
Trumpeters of London
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Banda di Serravalle
Central Band of The Royal British Legion Scotland
eConcertBand.com
Marinierskapel der Koninklijke Marine
Musikverein Edelweiss Busenbach
Old Dam Community Band
Pihalni Orkester Salonit Anhovo
Salvation Army Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Stephenson High School Band
 
Commercial/Suppliers
Brass Toff
Firebird Editions
Joe's Musicroom
Raisonsbrassband
 
Miscellaneous
BaritoneMania!
Brass Band Music Group
Derek Bourgeois
Internet Band Show
Nick Walkley
Sparklyland
Timothy Oldroyd
Books and Publications 
Kingston,WHG - Follow the Drum: The Story of Regimental Music and the Soldier Musicians of The Green Howards - Regimental Headquarters, The Green Howards, Richmond, Yorkshire, 1969
Visscher,Marja - Als iedereen meeloopt hebbie 'n optocht. 40 jaar Federatief Muziekleven in de Hoeksche Waard - Uitg Deboektant, 1988
 

June 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Allerød-Spejdernes Tamburkorps & Brass-Band
Athena Brass Band
Bakewell Silver Band
Bedale Brass Band
Blackpool Brass
Borehamwood Brass
Bostock Band
Brass Band Feldmusik Escholzmatt
Brass Band Limburg
Brass Band MG Egolzwil
Brindle Brass Band
Cincinnati Honors Brass Band
Dereham Band
European Youth Brass Band 2003
Extreme Banding
Hadleigh Temple Corps Band
Hall Village Brass Band
H.B. Smith Cornet Band
Hosier & Dickinson (Watford) Band
Intrada Brass
Knighton Town Silver Band
Maple Leaf Brass Band
Nelson Brass Band
Pittington Brass
Pontypool Brass
Poynton Youth Brass Band
Sacriston Colliery Band
Scottish Co-op Band
Silkeborg Blæsernes
Stanhope Silver Band
Tenby & District Brass Band
Vale of Glamorgan Brass Band
Yeadon Old Brass Band
York Railway Institute Band
York RI Golden Rail Band
 
Brass Ensembles
Brass Unlimited
Lucerne Chamber Brass
Junction Quartet
Monarch Brass
Posaunenchor Emmaus Hinschenfelde
Posaunenchor Heidelberg-Wieblingen
Posaunenchor St Ilgen
Posaunenchor Sandhausen
Posaunenchor Schönow-Buschgraben
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Band of the Life Guards
Bradford Metropolitan Concert Band
Feldmusik Wolhusen
Harmonie Municipale d'Orbe
Itchy Feet Pep Band
No Strings Attached Community Band
University of New South Wales Concert Band
US Military Academy Band
 
Commercial/Suppliers
Allianz Cornhill Musical Insurance
Kanstul Music
Kanstul Musical Instruments
 
Miscellaneous
Brass Band Genealogy - name changes and dates
Brass Band Recordings from the 78 r.p.m. Era
David Notley
Evangelischer Posaunendienst in Deutschland e.V.
Fitness for Brass
Internationale Posaunen-Vereinigung e.V
Kevin Birch
Dr Lisa Wright
MMP Brasswind
Music Discussion Forum
Musculature - its importance in the playing of brass instruments
North American Brass Band Association Championships 2004
Simon Oates
Tony Granados
Traditional Sewing
 
Books and Publications 
Chalabala,Mark S - Tuba Views: Echoes from the Back Row - M Chalabala, 2003. ISBN: 0972219404
Marshall,Ian - The Amazing Story of the Floral Dance in Words, Music and Pictures - From its origins in the quaint old Cornish town of Helston in 1911 - to its world-wide fame as the best-selling ballad of all time. From its rebirth as a brass band favourite - to its place in the history of Cornish music.
Reynolds,Captain Russell B. - Drill And Evolutions Of The Band - A Manual Covering Every Phase of the Organization and Training of a Band Except Musical Instruction - National Service Publishing Co., Maryland, 1928
Richards,Alan - History of the Stoke sub Hamdon Band (1945-1995), [the author], 1995. Copies still available from Alan Richards, 3 Langlands, Stoke sub Hamdon, Somerset. Tel 01935-824111.
 

May 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Amore Brass Band
Brassband Advendo
Brassband De Nije Bazún - Britsum
Brassband Panta Rhei Gent
Clacton-On-Sea Co-operative Band
Darley Dale Brass Band
Diamond Valley Brass Band
East London Brass [updated content]
Gramercy Brass Orchestra
Greggs Bakery Band
Hilgay Silver Band
Ibstock Brick Brass
Lanner & District Silver Band
Marlow Town Band
Maryborough City Brass Band
Metropole Brass Band
Mississauga Temple Band
Mole Valley Silver Band
Pendeen Silver Band
Radyr & Morganstown (Melingriffith) Band
Ripon City Band
Saxtons Cornet Band
Stansted Silver Band
 
Brass Ensembles
Atlantic Brass Quintet
Celtic Brass Ensemble
Classic Brass Berlin
Novelty Sound Orchestra
Poire en Cinq
Polished Brass
Quinteto Metais do Paraná
Rotterdam Philharmonic Brass
Royal British Legion Victory Brass Band
Swabian Brass Ensemble
Tarrington Brass
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Band of The Royal Logistic Corps
Banda Cittadina di Tricesimo - Udine
Banda Musicale "F & G Fontana"
Banda Musicale di Pont Saint Martin - Valle d'Aosta
Banda Sociale di Lavis
Banda Sociale di Pieve Tesino
Banda della Valletta dei Liberi Falchi
Barnes Concert Band
Corpo Bandistico "Don G. Pederzini" di Lizzana
Drietomanka Brass Band
Easton Municipal Band
Egypt Brass Band
Farnborough Concert Band (Royal British Legion)
Frysk Fanfare Orkest
Maghull Royal British Legion Concert Band
Musikkapelle Hohensalzburg
Musikverein Altenfelden
Musikverein Forchheim-Buckenhofen
Old Basing Royal British Legion Corps of Drums
Prince George Community Band
Surbiton Royal British Legion Youth Marching Band
Sussex Band of the Royal British Legion
Trent Concert Band
 
Commercial/Suppliers
Brass and Drums
Chops-Bag
Chop-Sticks
Crumpled Horn Instrument Repair Services
Doug Elliott Mouthpieces
Falna Music
Moorland Music
Singing Chicken
StringsandHorns.com
 
Miscellaneous
Brass band drug scandal
Database of Brass Music by Women Composers
Österreichischer Blasmusikverband
Western Brass
 
Books and Publications 
Down,Arthur - A Short Biography of Thomas John Down ... edited by his son (A. Down), etc. (An Autobiography, by A. Down, History of T. J. Down's Bands ... from February, 1905 to December, 1936.) - J. Walker & Co., Warrington, 1938
Giles,Ray - Here Comes the Band - On the history of musical instruments and bands - Harper & Bros, London, 1936
Speeks, Davic - By way of introduction, or Portraits in Miniature of Regent Hall Salvation Army Band - 1949
Wright,Al G - Marching Band Fundamentals - C. Fischer, New York, 1963
 

April 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Audley Brass
Beatrix Brass
Bedford Brass
Bellshill Salvation Army Band
Brønderslev FDF Brass Band
BTM Band
City of Southampton (Albion) Band
Gloucestershire Constabulary Band
Green Mountain Brass Band
Haukås Musikklag
KFUM-Spejdernes Brass Band
Lanner & District Silver Band
Levin & Districts Brass
Lockwood Brass
Longridge Band
Mereside Brass
Muziekvereniging Amicitia Andwijk
Muziekvereniging Advendo Diever
Portsmouth City Youth Band
Rangitikei College Brass
Rock Ferry Salvation Army Band
St Joseph's Brass Band
Sidmouth Town BandClick here for some more information about this band
Standish Band
Towcester Studio Band
University of Warwick Brass Society
Walkers Engineering Works Band
Wealden BrassClick here for some more information about this band
Wingates Band
Young Lancashire Brass
 
Brass Ensembles
Cappuccino Brass
Nemo's Quintet
Titan Trombone Quintet
 
Concert & Marching Bands
All Saints Concert Band
Bloomington Community Band
Catholic High School Band
Frienisberger Blasmusikanten
Huddersfield University Student Concert Band
Kfar-Saba Wind Band
Lincoln District Scout Band
Morriston Concert Band
Mullingar Town Band
Postmusikkapelle Koblenz
 
Commercial/Suppliers
Belgarum Music Publishing (BMP)
Beyond The Stave
Brass Bits
Brass Tones Music Publishing
C.E. Kilian Designs
Ruh Musik AG
Sordino Enterprises
Staves Ltd.
Thomann Cyberstore
Wind Mail Associates
 
Miscellaneous
Andrew Claxton
Andy Cattanach
Association of British Orchestras
Carlton Brass (Crossed Trumpet)
Drake Music Project
Jerry Lanning music
Keith Marr
Ken's Euphonium Page
Koperblazers in Nederland
Lindsay R. Paterson
On Stage Together - combination band
Past and Future of Brass Bands
Tony Kirwin
TromboneCzar
 
Books and Publications 
Howe,Major James H. - A Conductor's Journey - JH Publishing, 2003. (Available from the author at 34 Pashley Road, Eastbourne, BN20 8DY.)
Vickers,Peter - Longridge Brass Band - From Schoolyard to the Albert Hall
 

March 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Barrow Steelworks Band
Bell Inn Brass Band
Brassband Almere
Brass Band de la Côte Picarde
Brass Band Erschwil
Brass Band Frohsinn Grosswangen
Brass Band Frutigen
Brass Band Kirchenmusik Flühli
Brass Band MG Root
Brass Band Posaunenchor Arni-Worb
Brass Band Posaunenchor Flaach
Brass Band The Tubes
Brassband Euphonia Wolvega
City of Coventry Band
Cockerton Band
Deiniolen Silver Band
Dobcross Youth Band
Durham University Brass Band
Fairey Band
Haydock Band
High Green Primary School Community Brass Band
Jåtten Skolekorps
Lostock Hall Memorial Band
Meltham and Meltham Mills Brass Band
MG Brass Band Lengnau
Mid Sussex Brass Band
Milwaukee Festival Brass
Musikgesellschaft Dietwil
Musikgesellschaft Flühli
Musikverein Speicher
Newtown Silver Band
55th Old Boys Brass Band
Pingströrelsens Brassband
Pontypool Brass
Porthleven Town Band
Porthywaen Silver Band
Posaunenchor CVJM Riehen
Ransome Band
Skeie Skolekorps
Skittenelv Musikkorps
West Chiltington Silver Band
Woodbridge Excelsior Brass Band
Yorkshire Imperial Urquhart Travel Band
 
Brass Ensembles
Brass Monkeys Quintet
Frelsesarmeen Brass Lillehammer
Orvieto Brass Quintet
Posaunenchor EMK Adliswil
Silkin Brass
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Armadale City Concert Band
Associazione Musicale "G.Verdi" Sinnai
Celebration Reed and Brass Band
Clarence City Concert Band
3rd Davyhulme (Lostock) Scout and Guide Band
Hungry March Band
Kelvin Grove Wind Ensemble
Orchestre d'Harmonie de Vichy>
Ski Ungdomskorps
Staunton Concert Band
Trinity School Show Band
Vestsidens Musikkorps
 
Commercial/Suppliers
AmeriMusic, Inc.
Bayside Press Music
 
Miscellaneous
American Bandmasters Association
Bandamusicale.it
Eighteen Steps to improve Muker Silver Band
Euphonium Studies from Japan
Flugelhorn Ancient & Modern
Musictheory.net
Pro-Dep-List
Trumpet of the Lord
Tuba-Euphonium Forum
United States Collegiate Wind Bands European Concert Tours
 
Books and Publications 
 

February 2003
Brass Band Concerts, Contests & Events
new additions for bands across the UK and overseas
 
Brass Bands
Brass Ensemble De Bazuin Vlaardingen
Brass Band Val de Loire
Brass Futures Brass Band
British Airways Band
Capital City Brass Band
Esbjerg Brass Band
Federal City Brass Band
Hawthorn Band
Newhall Band
Rhein-Neckar Brass Band
St Helens Youth Brass Band
Stannary Brass Band
Syston Band
 
Brass Ensembles
Birra Brass
Göteborg Kammarbrass
Nottingham Brass Quintet
Phantomquintett
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Fanfare la Fraternité de Noës
Medina Marching Band
Musikverein Mannheim-Friedrichsfeld 1960 e.V.
Sammamish Sublimation Band
Slough (new wind band)
South-East Queensland Symphonic Winds
Southend Wind Orchestra
 
Commercial/Suppliers
JV Music
Mapac Group
Marching Solutions Inc.
Ulid Music
 
Miscellaneous
Calverton Colliery Welfare Brass Band History
Cecilia
Encore!
Ian Raisbeck
Musical Instrument Academy
Nigel E. Weeks
 
Books and Publications 
Ambler,John - Sound the Trumpets, Beat the Drums: Military Music through the 20th Century - ParaPress, Kent, 2002. ISBN: 1898594724
Anon - From A to B. Kenneth Alford and Hubert Bath - British Music (17) 1995, p49-60
Baker, Nicholson - Playing Trombone - The Atlantic Monthly, March 1982, p39-58
Bolton,Barbara - Clattering Drums - in Booth's Drum. The Salvation Army in Australia 1880-1980 - Hodder and Stoughton, Sydney, 1980. ISBN: 0340257717
Benade,AH - The Physics of Brasses - Scientific American, July 1973, pp24-35
Clarke, Herbert - The Cornet and the Cornetist - Historical Series of Cornet Talks Originally Written in 1918, 1921, and 1923 - Glenn Bridges, Detroit, 1970
D'Ath,Norman - Cornet Playing - Boosey & Hawkes, London, 1960
Gordon, WJ - Bands of the British Army - illustrated by F Stansell - Frederick Warne & Co., 1921
Kopstein, Jack & Pearson, Ian - The Heritage of Canadian Military Music - Vanwell Publishing Ltd, St Catharine's, Ontario, 2002
Matthews,Brian - The Military Music & Bandsmen of Adolf Hitler's Third Reich 1933-1945 - Tomahawk Films, Winchester, 2002. ISBN: 0954281209
Olson,R. Dale - Sensory Evaluation of Brass Musical Instruments - Acoustic Instruments Press, Fullerton, CA, 2000
Paterson,Lindsay R - Lindsay's Brass Band History - Melbourne, Australia, 2002
Siedl, Anton - The evolution of the brass band, in Music of the Modern World, vol. 16, Appleton & Co., New York, 1895
Van Reken,Donald - And Our Band Plays On: A 75th Anniversary Celebration of the Holland American Legion Band - Van Reken, 1995
Weast,Robert - The Brass World (1965-1976) - Brass Bulletin, 116, IV 2001, p58-63
 

January 2003

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Brass Bands
Abraham Darby School Brass Band
Amsterdam Staff Band
Appledore Band
Brassband Bernlef
Brassband 'David' Zwolle
Brassband de Lofklank Ureterp
Broughtons Brass Band
Cabell-Breckinridge Brass Band
Cincinnati Honors Brass Band
Crofton Silver Band
Hatfields of Colchester Band
Isle of Wight Vectis Brass & Vectis Youth Brass
JYMY Brass Band
Skegness Silver Band
Spijkerpakkenband Opsterland e.o
Third Carrickfergus Band
 
Brass Ensembles
Brassoholics
Brukssextetten
Chameleon Brass
First Brass
Gateway Brass Quintet
Grums Mässingssextett
Holborne Brass Ensemble
Innovata
Jubes
London Ottoni Ensemble
Lundberg Brass
Mallusjoen Torvisoittokunta
Nederlands Trompet Consort
Nordiska Brasskvartetten
NYH - Suomen Orkesteri
Phil Dando Brass Ensemble
Quintette de Cuivres de Maisonneuve
Salve Brass Quartet
Sohon Torwet
Totally Brass
Versatile Brass
Very Interesting Brass
Visby Brass
 
Concert & Marching Bands
Army Air Corps Band
Band of the Hampshire Constabulary
Bicester Concert Band
Brisbane Symphonic Band
City of Swansea Concert Band
Hyvinkää Concert Band
Medina Madness Brass & Percussion
Meridian Winds
Petawawa Legion Community Band
SAS Janitsjarorkester
 
Commercial/Suppliers
TREverson Music
 
Miscellaneous
Alexandre Gagnaux
Australian National Band Championships 2003
Les Brass Bands
Brass Band Radio UK
British Federation of Brass Bands
Chris Thompson
Early Music America
Extinct Brass Bands - details of the bands of yesteryear
Fitness for Brass
5 tips on how to be a good bandsman
Its Been Stolen
news://nntp.bandsman.co.uk newsgroup server
Percussion and the Brass Band
Ryan J. Peni
Slidearea - website of Joseph Alessi
Trombones.nl
Trompet.nl
 
Books and Publications 
- Action Music - The Royal Marines Band Service, HMSO, UK
Nowicke, Carole & Farrar, Lloyd P. - Mr Bell Remembered - A Centenary Celebration of William J. Bell, Tubist, 1902-1971. Issued as a Special Conference Report of Redeeming Brass IV (A Fourth Annual Brass Band & Brasswind Workshop in Norris, Tennessee).
Suppan,Armin - Repertorium der Märsche für Blasorchester, Teil 2 -(Alta Musica v.13) Tutzing : H. Schneider, 1990 - ISBN: 3795206588