Getting Your Best Contest Result

Learning a Contest Piece Love them or loathe them, brass band contests¬†are often quite an important factor of brass banding. They can be a time where many feel great when they have played well, or that their band has placed … Continue reading

Is there value in music competitions?

Brass band players are familiar with the contest season scenario and some people love musical competitions while others loathe it.¬† Is there really any musical validity in competing and relying on the opinions of the chosen adjudicators? There are many … Continue reading