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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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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