About The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain and The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines, Collingwood
The European Brass Band Festival’s stay in Birmingham kicks off with an inspiring mix of young talent and banding excellence. Great Britain’s brightest young brass and percussion players have teamed up with The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines, Collingwood, one of five Royal Marines Bands providing various musical ensembles for a wide range of performances. Supremely versatile, they perform around the world as well as providing support to UK Defence tasks.
This is your chance to enjoy some of the very best music for brass band whilst supporting the future of the genre.
Proceeds from the concert will go to the NYBBGB Bursary Fund and the Brass Band Heritage Trust for the development of skills and experience for young brass musicians
The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain:
Irene Anda Conductor
Brett Baker Trombone
Denis Wright Fanfare
Paul Saggers In Many Lands: The Adventures of Mary Seacole (premiere)
William Grant Still In Memoriam
Ray Steadman Allen Eternal Quest
Peter Graham Dynasty
The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines Collingwood:
Capt. Sam Hairsine RM Conductor
A Life on the Ocean Wave: Russell
Flight of the Silverbird: Bergersen arr. Hutchinson
Rolling Thunder: Fillmore
First Voyage - World Premiere: H. Trudgeon
Adoration: Price arr. Hairsine
Harry James: Trumpet Concerto
Soloist Musn Richard Ward: James arr. Howarth trans. Young
Lux Aurumque: Whitacre
Shine as the Light: Graham
Free (limited) ticket for Disabled Visitor’s Carers, as per Access Scheme
Multibuy offer – 10% off if booking 2 or more events (excludes Combi tickets)
Child U16 goes free with a paying adult
*Some events may carry a £3 - £4 ticket commission; charged per ticket. This is charged when you book through B:Music’s Box Office – online, by phone or in person. Any advertised prices will include any per-ticket fee that may apply.
Wheelchair Users and Disabled Patrons
If you require a wheelchair position (subject to availability) please call the Box Office on 0121 289 6343.
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