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On this weeks Live Broadcast!
Highlights from the 2018 European Championships!
The European Brass band Association has modestly tagged the European Brass Band Championships as "the most prestigious band contest in the world"and, actually, its very difficult to argue with this statement.
Simply put, The EBBC has become the flagship event for Brass Bands Globally!
On this weeks show!
Featuring Chris Mallett & Friends Tribute.
Southern California Divisional Bandmaster Chris Mallett was suddenly promoted to Glory on June 18, 2000. He leaves behind a legacy of faith in Christ, an immeasurable influence on the world of Salvation Army music, and innumerable young people with commitment to God and the full development of their musical talent.
In 1986 Chris was appointed Divisional Music Director for the Southern California Division. He has been featured throughout the world as a euphonium soloist and has had a number of band and vocal compositions published by The Salvation Army.
Our Featured band today is The A. W. Parker (Drybrook) Band, a Brass Band located in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire. They are a First Section contesting band and also perform at many concerts and events in and around the local area of Drybrook and Mitcheldean.
Recording of Today's Live Broadcast 14th August 2019
opens with The Cossack march (William Rimmer) On January 23rd 1992,
The Death of Harry Mortimer CBE represented the end of an era for the Brass Band. The Cossack was chosen to open the Harry Mortimer Tribute concert in April 1992 here it is played with the massed bands of Black Dyke Band FAIRYBAND Foden's Band
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Today's Live show features The World's most popular Classical music, including #verdi #Hubertparry #Debussy #Faure #berlioz performed by the World's most Favourite Brass Band
Grimethorpe Colliery RJB Brass Band from 1999!