A top quality day of brass band presentation featuring many of the finest bands in the land including: Cory, Brighouse & Rastrick, Carlton Main ,Grimethorpe Colliery, Flowers , Virtuosi GUS, Hammonds Saltaire and local band Reg Vardy. Also appearing 3 overseas bands Schoonhoven from Holland Dublin Silver Ohio USA and Stavanger from Norway. Multimedia screens feature the action as it happens with close up images of the players in the heat of determined competition.
Presented in his inimitable style by Radio 2’s Frank Renton, this has become one of the key attractions of the calendar, in the marvellous surroundings of one of the most iconic concert halls in the world.
At lunchtime on the concourse and to celebrate Brass in Concert 40th year we are proud to present the Youth Brass 2000 conducted by Chris jeans. Featuring soloists, choreography and award winning brass performance, this presents the best that brass has to offer.
Last year’s championship was a sellout, so don’t be disappointed, book early!
Tickets for the Brass in Concert Championship on Sunday 20 November (priced £30.00, £22.00 and £12.00) and World of Brass in Concert (Saturday 14th – £24.00, £18.00 and £10.00) are available at www.sagegateshead.com or by telephone on 0191 443 4661.