European Brass Band Championships

Posted by Mark Wilkinson on 31 March 2022


The line up of bands who will compete at the forthcoming 'European Brass Band Championships' to be held at the Symphony Hall, Birmingham has been released.  

Foden's will represent England due to being crowned the '2018 National Brass Champions of Great Britain.' Originally, the contest was to be held in Palanga (in 2020) but due to Covid was subsequently cancelled and rescheduled to the 30th April and 1st May.  

3BA Brass Concert Band (Corsin Tuor) — Germany  
Brass Band Oberösterreich (Gunther Reisegger) — Austria  
Brass Band Schoonhoven (Paul Holland) — Netherlands  
The Cory Band (Philip Harper) — Wales  
Foden's Band (Russell Gray) — England  
Gota Brass Band (Michael Thomsen) — Sweden  
Hauts-de-France Brass Band (Luc Vertommen) — France  
Stavanger Brass Band (Allan Withington) — Norway  
The Cooperation Band (Michael Fowles) — Scotland  
Tredegar Brass Band (Ian Porthouse) — Wales  
Valaisia Brass Band (Arsene Duc) — Switzerland  

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