Dances and Arias wins Brass Band World’s Band CD of the Year Award -

Dances and Arias, featuring the music of Edward Gregson, performed by Black Dyke Band and conducted by Nicholas Childs, and is the winner of the Brass Band World (BBW) Band CD of the Year Award, from a shortlist of seven contenders featuring a range of fascinating programme concepts and a notable predominance of concert repertoire. … Continued

Gregson nominated for a British Composer Award -

The British Academy of Songwriters, Composers & Authors (BASCA) has announced the nominations for the 15th British Composer Awards, the winners of which will be announced on Wednesday 6 December at the British Museum in London. Edward Gregson’s Four Études for brass band, commissioned by Black Dyke Band for the recording to mark the conclusion … Continued