Wednesday, 12 February 2014

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Dear all brass friends in Europe.

European Brass Band Association extends application deadline for the 6th European Soloist Competition (ESC) for brass and percussion instruments.

The competition will be held in Perth, Scotland, in conjunction with the European Brass Band Championships 2014.

The ESC will have four rounds, with the final seeing the best three young instrumentalists playing a major work for their instrument, with brass band accompaniment provided by the Kirkintilloch Band.

The final will take place May 1st 2014. Prize money totals 7,000 Euros.

Further details and entry forms are available from the EBBA and event websites:

New deadline for applications: March 1st 2014.

EBBC 2014 - bands:

European Brass Band Association is also pleased to announce the bands for the European Brass Band Championships 2014, Championship Section.

The contest takes place in Perth, Scotland, May 2.-3. 2014:

Austrian Brass Band of the University of Music and Performing Arts Graz (Professor Uwe Köller) - Austria

Black Dyke (Dr. Nicholas Childs) - England

Brass Band Bürgermusik Luzern (Michael Bach) - Switzerland

Brass Band Schoonhoven (Erik Janssen) - Netherlands

Brass Band Willebroek (Frans Violet) - Belgium

Concord Brass Band (Dennis Andersen) - Denmark

Cory Band (Philip Harper) - Wales (defending champion)

Eikanger-Bjørsvik Musikklag (Professor David King) - Norway

Paris Brass Band (Florent Didier) - France

Tongwynlais Temperance Band (Steve Sykes) - Wales

Whitburn Band (Ian Porthouse) - Scotland

Ulf Rosenberg

European Brass Band Association



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