Y. & H. B.B.A. Brass and Percussion Workshop. A grant from Arts Council England, Lottery funded, has ensured that the Yorkshire & Humberside Brass Band Association are able to hold their annual Brass and Percussion Workshop on Saturday, 10[SUP]th[/SUP] November 2012 at Minsthorpe Community College, South Elmsall, Nr. Pontefract. The course will be lead by Sandy Smith, Musical Director, Grimethorpe Colliery Band with tutors from principal players within the band. This course is very popular and all levels are assured of a warm welcome with good food, good tutors and a great day of music making with friends. The day commences with registration at 9.00 a.m, includes sectional and full band practices and closes at approx. 4.00 p.m. Further details and application form available on www.yhbba.org.uk .