AoBBA Appoint New Training Officer

AoBBA Appoint New Training Officer

Martin Heartfield The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators (AoBBA) announce the appointment of Martin Heartfield as the head of AoBBA’s adjudicator training programme. Martin is a well known conductor and adjudicator and is self-employed as a marketing and education consultant. Commented David Hirst, “The adjudicator training programme has been extremely successful and we are currently […]

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AoBBA Delight at Regional Tests

The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators (AoBBA) have expressed delight at the selection of tests for the 2019 Regionals. Chairman Mark Wilkinson commented “The Kapitol selection panel have done a marvellous job of choosing five superb pieces for this years Regionals and will prove to be a great test for all the competing bands”. AoBBA […]

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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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