Death of Stuart Fawcett

Death of Stuart Fawcett

The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators is sad to announce the death of  member Stuart Fawcett. Stuart commenced his musical career as a cornet player with Meltham and Meltham Mills Band at 8 years of age, and after moving onto euphonium, in 1962 was invited to join Crossley Carpet Works Band in the Championship section. In […]

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AGM – Executive Changes

The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators recently held their AGM and announce several changes to their Executive team. Nicholas Garman takes over the secretarial role whilst David Hirst moves to Public Relations and Media. Sarah Groarke-Booth and John Roberts both retired from their respective positions with the re-election of Stan Lippeatt and Alan Morrison. The […]

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AoBBA Trainee Adjudicator Scheme Success

The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators (AoBBA) is delighted at the success of their adjudicator training scheme. The AoBBA trainee adjudicator scheme was developed with the purpose of giving experienced musicians, who had no previous adjudicating experience, the opportunity to learn the basics of adjudication under the supervision of experienced adjudicators. The popularity and success […]

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