The European Brass Band Championships starts today (1600BST) when the first baton comes down on Thomas Doss' newly-commissioned work, Spiriti. It continues tomorrow with the own choice section (1200BST) which will feature world premieres from Philip Sparke, Philip Wilby and Nigel Clarke. The coverage concludes with the evening gala concert and results ceremony (1900BST). The coverage will be anchored by Simone Rebello, our special guest presenter, and specially-filmed masterclasses from Yamaha artists, Sheona White, Russell Gray and Simone herself. All the above, available for just £8.00 from: http://www.britishbandsman.com/bb_live_from_linz.php We look forward to seeing you!