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Youth Brass 2000 Win the 2016 National Championships

Youth Brass 2000 complete the Grand Slam of British youth championships

What is Youth Brass 2000?

We are a multi award-winning youth brass band located in the English East Midlands. We rehearse on Sunday nights in Wilbarston, Northamptonshire and welcome young brass players of all abilities.

Can I book Youth Brass 2000?

Yes! We perform public concerts as well as fetes, garden parties and other private functions. We would be delighted to hear from you and arrange a concert for you.

What exactly is a brass band?

We thought you may be wondering this... A brass band is a unique ensemble that is composed entirely of brass instruments, and has been contributing to the sound of Britain for over 100 years.

Who is in Youth Brass 2000?

We are a band of brass players under the age of 19. There is no lower age limit, and we have had members who are 8 years' old previously. Our alumni have highly varied careers...

Come and see us in Concert!

Recent news…

Music for Youth 2016

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We’re absolutely delighted to have been invited to perform as part of the Schools’ Prom on Wed Nov 16th. See you there!

Water Music!

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This has got to be a first! Perhaps the band got a little overheated at their last concert? I doubt if “Valero” has ever been played in such a venue! A very wet end to our 2016 tour!

From the blog…

Blackpool – what a result!!!!!

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On the weekend of the 12th to 14th of February, the band travelled to Blackpool for the National Youth Entertainment Championships in attempt to reclaim the title as the most entertaining youth band in the country. After hours of rehearsing … Read More

Did you see the short 4barsrest interview at the 2016 Euro contest with Chris J, Siobhan and Becca? Click here if you missed it!

Upcoming Engagements

  • Sun 9 Oct 6.30pm


    Wilbarston Village Hall
  • Sat 22 Oct 7.30pm


    St Dionysius Church, Market Harborough

  • Sun 6 Nov 6pm


    St Mary the Virgin church, Burton Latimer

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Youth Brass 2000
Youth Brass 2000 at Rushden Hall Park.Monday, September 19th, 2016 at 1:33am

Almost ready to go. Lovely weather here, so come and enjoy some great entertainment, and an ice cream!

Sue Bateman Those people in the foreground look familiar!
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Youth Brass 2000Sunday, September 18th, 2016 at 10:27pm

Looks like it's going to be a fine afternoon, so why not join us at Rushden Hall Park for a performance from the National Youth Brass Band Champions, Youth Brass 2000. Starts at 3pm.

Youth Brass 2000
Youth Brass 2000Friday, September 16th, 2016 at 9:34am

Well, the summer's over, the nights are drawing in, and the word 'Christmas' has already been mentioned!

The band recently held its annual seating auditions for the 2016/17 season following the departure of a number of the senior members of the band...