sunday bandstand

  1. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 25 November 2018

    Hello Brass Banders. Here we are with another week gone by and it is time once again for Sunday Bandstand the two hour show of brass band music and bands from around the world. This week as well as some great home grown bands we have bands from Chicago and Sweden. There is a wonderful...
  2. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 18 November 2018

    Hello Brass Banders Well he we are another week has just flown by and Sunday Bandstand is with you again. Following the passing of Simon Kerwin and following up on what I said last week I am playing various compositions and arrangements of his on this week's show. Along with two tracks where...
  3. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 11 November 2018

    Hello Brass Banders Welcome to another two hours of music from the world of brass bands. We have music to suit all tastes and feature bands far and wide with a few top draw soloists as well. Don't forget if you have a request or a question about the world of brass bands you can always contact...
  4. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 28 October 2018

    Hello Brass Banders... Well it is great to be back after three weeks holidaying in the sun. I did spot whilst away that Foden's were crowned national champions, so a belated congratulations to them. I also saw that the death was announced of the outstanding trombone player, Derek Southcott...
  5. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 23 September 2018

    Hello Brass Banders - Welcome to another two hours of brass band music performed by bands and soloists from around the world. I will be taking a break after this show until the October 28. 2018. To catch up on a new magazine and publishing. As they say on the movies - I'll be back.....'...
  6. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 16 September 2018

    Hello Brass Banders Here is another two hours of brass band music - something old and something you may not have heard for quite awhile and maybe something new... There are bands from around the world and some excellent soloists as well. Enjoy the show.... Haydn Wood was born in the West...
  7. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 9 September 2018

    Hello Brass Banders I was away most of last week so this show is a repeat from April 2016. Normal service will resume next week. Thank you 9 September 2018 - (Repeat from 10 April 2016) Rhythm and Blues – Philip Sparke Opening for weekly show Foden's Band MD: Michael Fowles - 2010...
  8. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 2 September 2018

    Hello Brass Banders I have another sparkling two hours of brass band music - some old and some not so old. There are soloists and a duet which dates back to 1934 and a modern day soloist who plays a extraordinary three movement solo. The last movement, the speed is phenomenal, blink and you...
  9. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 26 August 2018

    Hello Brass Banders - We have a wonderful two hour show for you this week. We have music dating back to the early 1950s and then through to the present day. Whilst the 1954 recording is not as good as today's recordings, it does give an insight into the quality of players in those days. It is...
  10. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 19 August 2018

    Hello Brass Banders Some great news this week. Sunday Bandstand is now on the air with Brass Band Radio. This is an internet station based in Haxby, near York in North Yorkshire www.brassbandradio.co.uk David Beal (shown in this photograph) the owner of the station made the approach and I was...
  11. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 12 August 2018

    Hello Brass Banders I hope you are having a wonderful summer holiday, whether you have ventured overseas or what is commonly referred to these days as a 'staycation holiday'. Now is the time to click the play button for another two hours of wonderful music from the world of brass bands. This...
  12. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 5 August 2018

    Hello Brass Banders I hope you are all managing to cope with the ongoing sunshine. It will make a change to have very few if any park concerts cancelled owing to the weather this year. I have some wonderful musical treats for you today. As always we have a few bands on the show from far and...
  13. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 29 July 2018

    Hello Brass Banders and welcome to another two hours of brass band musical treats. Michael Carr (11 March 1905 – 16 September 1968), real name Maurice Alfred Cohen, was a British popular music composer and lyricist born in Leeds, West Yorkshire here in the UK. He is best remembered for the...
  14. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 22 July 2018

    Hello Brass Banders I hope you are having a smashing summer. It must be a first for many years with no park engagements cancelled owing to inclement weather. I well remember in the 1960s being one of the younger members having to fetch the seats for our band and then set them out for our...
  15. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 15 July 2018

    Hello Brass Banders Welcome to another two hours of music from the world of brass bands. We have three bands on the show for the first time this week: The Haydock Band with MD: Mark Quinn, the National Methodist Youth Brass Band with MD: Mark Vause and Manchester Citadel SA Band with BM...
  16. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 8 July 2018

    Hello Brass Banders Welcome to another two hours of music from the world of brass bands. Expat Radio is based in France and is an online digital radio station for English speaking expats all over the world. Offering up a diverse array of programming covering an eclectic taste in music...
  17. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 1 July 2018

    Hello Brass Banders Welcome to another two hours of brass band music from around the world. We have soloists galore including one famous cornet player performing back in 1908. Don't forget any requests or questions about the world of brass bands please contact me via my email...
  18. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 24 June 2018

    Hello Brass Banders.. We have another wonderful two hour show of brass band music from bands and soloists from around the world. There are bands from Australia, USA, Belgium, Austria, Norway and of course some good home grown bands as well. Don't forget if you have a request or a question...
  19. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 17 June 2018

    Hello Brass Banders Welcome to another two hours where you will hear some of the best brass band music both old and new. We are featuring bands this week from USA, Switzerland, Austria, Canada, Belgium and some great bands of course from the UK. We have soloists straight out of the top draw...
  20. ChrisHelme

    Sunday Bandstand weekly brass band programme 10 June 2018 - The music of Darrol Barry...

    Hello Brass Banders This week's show is different from the usual Sunday Bandstand. Our music choices this week are all by Darrol Barry, one of our most gifted and popular brass band composers and arrangers, who sadly passed away last week. We would usually play one or two tracks from the...
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