Directory of British brass bands

associations, societies, contests by British federation of brass bands.

Publisher: British federation of brass bands in Rochdale

Written in English
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StatementBritish federation of brass bands. Vol. 2.
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Bolton Music Service Brass Bands Bolton Youth Brass Band Bon Accord Silver Band Bonnyrigg & Lasswade Brass Bo'ness and Carriden Brass Band Bo'ness and Carriden Junior Band Boobs & Brass: Borehamwood Brass Boscombe Band of the Salvation Army Bostock Band Bottesford Brass Band Bournemouth Concert Brass Boxted Methodist Silver Band Brackley.

[Show full abstract] the earlier “British Brass Bands – a Historical Directory” () and includes some 1, bands from the island of Ireland. A separate work is in preparation covering Author: Gavin Holman.

A British brass band is a musical ensemble comprising a standardized range of brass and percussion instruments. The modern form of the brass band in the United Kingdom dates back to the 19th century, with a vibrant tradition of competition based around communities and local industry, with colliery bands being particularly notable.

The Stalybridge Old Band (still in existence) was formed in. Bands on Demand Ltd provides as a directory Directory of British brass bands book to connect musicians, artists and bands with the individuals and venues that wish to.

The British Brass Band is based on an earlier volume, Bands, published by Open University Press () as part of its Popular Music in Britain Series. It was hailed as the most detailed and scholarly treatment of its subject.

For the present volume, the original chapters have been heavily revised and an additional three chapters added, together with new and extensive appendices, numerous. Over 9, "overseas" bands are included in Brass Bands of the World, with around 2, cross references.

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Contact Us Advertise with us. Of the many brass bands that have flourished in Britain over the last years very few have documented records covering their history. This directory is an attempt to collect together information about such bands and make it available to all. O bands are recorded here, with some 6, additional cross references for alternative or previous names.

Considering again the saxophone, by definition none of the British military brass bands are 'British brass bands' (or even 'brass bands' per sé). 4) Have more links at the 'see also' and introduction to other more general 'brass band' articles; i.e. 'brass band', 'military band', 'Ottoman military band', 'fanfare band'.

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This volume supersedes the earlier “British Brass Bands – a Historical Directory” () and includes some 1, bands from the island of Ireland. A separate work is in preparation covering brass bands beyond the British Isles.

The British Brass Band Formative Years: Military Bands, Church Bands, Village Bands - Adolph Sax and the Distin Family Manufacture and Sales of Instruments - Three Types of Bands Emerge: Patronage Bands, Subscription Bands, Volunteer Bands - Starting a Band - The Salvation Army Band - 19th-Century Brass Band Music The Call for Original Music - The 20th-Century Brass Band Movement: Number of.

The brass band dates back to the early nineteenth century and England's Industrial Revolution as an outgrowth of the medieval waits. With increasing urbanization, employers began to finance work bands to decrease the political activity with which the working classes seemed preoccupied during their leisure time.

O bands are recorded here, with s additional cross references for alternative or previous names. This volume supersedes the earlier “British Brass Bands – a Historical Directory” () and includes some 1, bands from the island of Ireland.

A separate work is in preparation covering brass bands beyond the British Isles. Britain's Brass Bands: A Working-Class Tradition On The Wane In the 19th and 20th centuries, nearly every coal mine in the U.K.

had a brass band. They were. While concert bands are more prevalent today, possibly due to the association of brass bands with British rule, brass bands are still popular, especially on the east coast. Dungarvan, Arklow and Drogheda are all examples of towns with brass bands of note. In the north of the country, the Brass Band League (NI) currently has 26 members.

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Brass Bands England, Barnsley, United Kingdom. K likes. An information page from Brass Bands England5/5(4). This work is devoted to brass bands and brings together the work of most of the principal authorities on the subject. The British brass band is a product of the 19th century - in the final decades of Victoria's reign publishers estimated that there w bands in the : Paperback.

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About this Item: Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, Hardback. Condition: New. 2nd ed. Language: English. Brand new Book. The British Brass Band is based on an earlier volume, Bands, published by Open University Press () as part of its Popular Music in Britain Series.

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The British Brass Band is based on an earlier volume, Bands, published by Open University Press () as part of its Popular Music in Britain was hailed as the most detailed and scholarly treatment of its subject. For the present volume, the original chapters have been heavily revised and an additional three chapters added, together with new and extensive appendices, numerous 5/5(2).

Ohio Valley British Brass Band. Copyright © OVBBB.or arrangers for brass bands. Exclusions from this directory • Salvation Army brass bands - generally not included in this directory. There have been a large number across the world over the years, and have spread across the world.

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