Main content
Sorry, this episode is not currently available

Young Brass Award launch plus The Black Dyke and Cory Bands

Frank Renton launches the Young Brass Award 2018 plus the massed bands of Black Dyke and Cory with their conductors Nicholas Childs and Philip Harper in Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

Frank Renton launches the Young Brass Award 2018 as Radio 2 begins its search for the next brass star. Plus the massed bands of Black Dyke and Cory with their conductors Nicholas Childs and Philip Harper providing the climax to last month's ever popular Brass Band Gala in Symphony Hall, Birmingham. The bands play Leroy Anderson's Bugler's Holiday, arranged as a stunning cornet feature by Philip Harper and a weekend of world class brass band music making ends with Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture.

30 minutes

Music Played

  • Leroy Anderson

    Bugler's Holiday

    Performer: Black Dyke & Cory Bands. Conductor: Philip Harper.
  • Gordon Langford

    Rhapsody for Trombone

    Performer: Isobel Daws. Performer: Foden’s Band. Conductor: Michael Fowles.
  • Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

    1812 Overture

    Performer: Black Dyke & Cory Bands. Music Arranger: Robert Childs. Conductor: Nicholas Childs.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    William Tell Overture

    Performer: Black Dyke & Cory Bands. Conductor: Nicholas Childs.

Broadcast

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.