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  • Brass in Concert were delighted to welcome new players to Sage Gateshead and St Cuthbert’s Bedlington through a fantastic partnership with MPN. Through funding received from Youth Music, Music Partnership North (MPN) are currently running a three year brass project with schools from South East Northumberland. This project runs directly after the students have been […]

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  • 2017 RESULTS: Winning Band: Eikanger-Bjørsvik Musikklag 2nd overall: Fountain City 3rd overall: Foden’s 4th overall: Cory 5th overall:  Tredegar 6th overall:  Paris Brass Band Quality of Performance: Eikanger-Bjørsvik Musikklag Programme Content: Fountain City Best Performance in Entertainment and Presentation: Fountain City Audience Entertainment Trophy: Tredegar Best New Composition by Fabien Cali – Life Paris Brass Band Best Soloist: Gary […]

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  • A CELEBRATION OF THE GROWING TALENTS OF YOUNG PEOPLE. The 41st Brass in Concert Festival will take place at Sage Gateshead on Saturday, the 18th/Sunday, the 19th November at Sage Gateshead. From a one off occasion in 1977 to mark H.M. The Queen’s Silver Jubilee in 1977, the event has become the leading entertainment festival […]

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  • During the October planning meeting for Brass in Concert 2017 a presentation was made to Kate Kyle. ” For 8 years as Performance Programme Manager Kate has been our principal point of contact at Sage Gateshead and we could not let this occasion pass quietly”  said BiC Chairman John Woods. Kates’ help, enthusiasm and drive […]

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  • Ever keen to keep the product fresh, the Brass in Concert organising team took an opportunity in February this year to meet with representatives of regular competitors to reinforce the importance of entertaining the audience at the Sage. “This is an event with wide appeal, both to regulars at band events and the general public,” […]

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