Edward Gregson to be Guest of Honour at Swedish Brass Band Festival

In celebration of his recent 70th birthday, Edward Gregson is to be the guest of honour at the Swedish Brass Band Festival, to be held in Varnamo, Sweden, from 13-15 November. All the set test pieces to be played at the festival are by him, and there will also be music from his pen at the Gala Concert.  The set works for the three competing sections are Dances and Arias (1984), Occasion (1986), and Partita (1971), with pieces from his ‘New Horizons for Brass Ensemble’ as the choice for the young brass players. Gregson will also be adjudicating at some

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