Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Into Space

With music by Elton John, John Williams, Paul Lovatt-Cooper and the sensational playing of euphonium star David Childs, Frank Renton takes the band into outer space.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Richard Strauss

    Also Sprach Zarathustra

    Performer: Williams Fairey Band.
    • 80 Greatest Hits For Brass Band.
    • Marcophon.
  • Paul Lovatt-Cooper

    Enter The Galaxies

    Performer: Cory Band. Conductor: cRobert Childs.
    • Enter The Galaxies.
    • DOYEN.
    • 1.
  • Elton John

    Rocket Man

    Composer: Bernie Taupin. Performer: Yorkshire Building Society Band. Conductor: Nicholas Childs.
    • Elton John In Brass.
    • Obrasso Records.
    • 2.
  • Jonathan Bates

    Dance Of The Spiral Galaxies from Stratus Euphonium Concerto

    Performer: Flowers Band. Conductor: Paul Holland.
    • Stratos.
    • World of Sound.
    • 7.
  • Carl Davis


    Performer: South West Trains Woodfalls Band. Music Arranger: Ray Farr. Conductor: David A Barringer.
    • On Track.
    • AMADEUS.
    • 3.
  • John Williams

    Can You Read My Mind

    Performer: Foden’s Band. Performer: John Barber. Music Arranger: Frode Rydland. Conductor: Michael Fowler.
    • Barber.
    • DOYEN.
    • 4.
  • Jacob Vilhelm Larsen

    Ad Astra

    Performer: Tredegar Town Band. Conductor: Ian Porthouse.
    • Travels.
    • AVANTI.
    • 1.


BBC Radio 2's Young Brass Award 2018

BBC Radio 2's Young Brass Award 2018

Find out more about our yearly search for the nation's brightest, young brass musicians.