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

Booking Info

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)

Ticket commission

*A £3 per ticket commission is charged when you book through Town Hall Symphony Hall’s Box Office – online, by phone or in person.

There is no per ticket commission on tickets under £13.

Wheelchair Users and Disabled Patrons

If you require a wheelchair position (subject to availability) please call the Box Office on 0121 289 6343.

A range of tickets and services are available under our Access Scheme. To find out more, or to join the Access Scheme, email boxoffice@bmusic.co.uk or call us on 0121 289 6343.

Dates & Times

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Getting here

  • Town Hall
    Victoria Square
    Birmingham
    B3 3DQ
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