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Best of Brass


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Introduced by Gerald Harrison this is the last concert in the series welcoming back five of your favourite bands and the first of your requests.
The bands are: current
Best of Brass champions
Desford Colliery Dowty Band conducted by HOWARD SNELL with guest soloist
Wendy Picton (euphonium) Foden OTS Band conducted by HOWARD SNELL Ever Ready Band conducted by MAJOR PETER PARKES
Lewis Merthyr (Cardiff Lift Co) Band conducted by NIGEL G. SEAMAN and to wrap up the series, CWS (Glasgow) Band conducted by ANTHONY SWAINSON


Introduced By: Gerald Harrison
Conducted By: Howard Snell
Soloist: Wendy Picton
Conducted By: Howard Snell
Conducted By: Major Peter Parkes
Conducted By: Lewis Merthyr
Conducted By: Nigel G. Seaman
Conducted By: Anthony Swainson

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