Successful Trainee Graduates

Successful Trainee Graduates

Christopher Bond The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators (AoBBA) are pleased to announce the acceptance of two of the associations trainee adjudicators as full members. Both Sam Fisher and Christopher Bond have completed their trainee assignments and become fully validated members of AoBBA.  Sam Fisher Sam Fisher has already been active on the adjudication circuit […]

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Executive Meeting

Executive Meeting

The next meeting of the Executive Committee of the Association of Brass Band Adjudicators (AoBBA) is to be held on Wednesday 23rd October 2019 at 18.00pm. The venue is Holiday Inn, Brighouse – could members forward any items for the agenda to secretary Nicholas Garman at least two weeks prior to the meeting.

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Death of Lyn Morgan

AoBBA announce the passing of retired member Lyn Morgan. Lyn began playing with the Ystalyfera Public Band, whilst there he won first prize at the National Eisteddfod (Senior Section), playing the Tenor Horn. In 1962 he joined the RAF, as a musician and in 1963 was awarded the Worshipful Company of Musicians Silver Medal for being […]

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2019 National Finals test-pieces announced

2019 National Finals test-pieces announced

The test-pieces that bands must perform to become National Champions at London and Cheltenham have now been announced. Hermann Pallhuber (Composer of ‘Titan’s Progress’) Test Pieces: Championship Section: Titan’s Progress (Hermann Pallhuber) First Section: Endeavour (Philip Sparke) Second Section: Occasion (Edward Gregson) Third Section: Viking Age (Thierry Deleruyelle) Fourth Section: Beecher Variations (Stephen Bulla)

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