Editor of ‘British Bandsman’ discusses the future of brass bands with Edward Gregson

Listen to a discussion between Mark Good, editor of British Bandsman, and Edward Gregson as he chats about what he calls ‘the obsession with contesting’ and how it’s time to rebalance our thinking in order to ensure that bands can rightly be taken seriously in the wider musical world.

The podcast is now live and  available via Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify and at: https://www.podbean.com/eu/pb-cir22-e04e50
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BBC Radio 3’s Afternoon Concerts to feature Gregson works

BBC Radio 3 is to broadcast two concerts featuring works by Edward Gregson performed by the BBC Philharmonic and conducted by Ben Gernon.

On Monday 29 June you can hear a performance of the Euphonium Concerto with soloist David Childs, and on Tuesday 30 June the premiere performance of A Vision in a Dream (concerto for oboe and orchestra) with soloist Jennifer Galloway, recorded on 8 February at Leeds Town Hall.

Click on the links below for more information.

29.06.20: Euphonium Concert – David Childs

30.06.20: Oboe Concerto – Jennifer Galloway

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‘Music of the Angels’ – new CD release

Edward Gregson’s new CD, Music of the Angels – works for Symphonic Brass and Percussion, is to be released on Friday 27 March on the Chandos label.

This new CD was recorded at the Henry Wood Hall in London last June, and features London Brass, joined by a line-up of many of the top professional brass players in the UK, and conducted by Rumon Gamba.

To buy the CD please click the link below:
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