Some Useful & Interesting Links




Local Bands and Banding Sites


Elgin City Band

Fellow Moray Band

Moray Concert Brass

Youth band based in Elgin

Bon Accord Band

Bon Accord Band from Aberdeen

Granite City Brass

Also from Aberdeen

Moray Swing Band

Moray Swing Band (that's jazz!)

Deveron River Brass

Banff based brass band

Highland Brass

Based in Culloden



Other Brass Bands

Brass Band of Battle Creek

Professional invitation band. Check out the sample tracks

Black Dyke Band

The one and only

Grimethorpe Colliery Band

Of "Brassed Off" fame

Cory Band

Welsh Wizards





The Trumpet Guild


International Tuba Euphonium Society


British Trombone Society


International Trombone Association






Brass Band Aid

Brass Band Aid

FROM Scotland

Famine Relief for Orphans in Malawi

Brass for Africa

Bringing hope, skills, self-confidence, self-belief, employment and aspiration. Giving a voice to disadvantaged children and young people in Africa, through brass music.



Brass Websites and Publications


4 Bars Rest

Premier Brass Band web site

British Bandsman

The classic weekly

Brass Band World

Monthly Magazine

The Brass Band Portal

Brass Band site from Nigel Horne

Internet Bandsman Within

Excellent site from Harrogate

The Mouthpiece

Useful discussion forum



Brass Music on Web  and Radio


BBC Radio 2 - Listen to the Band

Frank Renton's weekly BBC Radio 2 programme

Brass Encounters

Cult classic from Australia

Sounds of Brass

From BBC Radio Cornwall

Time for Brass

From Manx Radio (use on demand function)

World of Brass Radio

Hosted by John Maines - ex GMR





The Band