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  • British Youth Champion Band 2016
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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...

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Recent news…

National Youth Entertainment Championships 2017
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Well, it seems Blackpool has come and gone again! Our fantastic West Side Story set wowed the music adjudicator where we came 1st, but in spite of a brilliant set, costumes and choreography it just didn’t hit the spot for the … Read More

Some exciting news!
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  Here’s a message from Don Collins, our chairman about the forthcoming National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain Easter Course. Some exciting news……The Easter course this year is to be held in my home town of Uppingham at the … Read More

British Open Youth Champions 2017!
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We’ve done it again – we’ve won the youth section of the British Open at Preston! We’ve now won this contest 5 years in a row! The adjudicator was simply blown away with our performance – very complimentary indeed! Our … 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

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Youth Brass 2000
Youth Brass 2000Saturday, March 25th, 2017 at 7:49am
Youth Brass 2000
Youth Brass 2000Friday, March 24th, 2017 at 10:04am

Have you got your tickets yet? Don't miss out on the year's premier youth brass band contest! #nybbc2017 https://t.co/TsJjovvyEp

Youth Brass 2000
Youth Brass 2000Saturday, March 18th, 2017 at 8:09pm

Onwards and upwards for two of our former players! Enjoy! https://t.co/hi1Q18dvoH

Youth Brass 2000
Youth Brass 2000Monday, March 13th, 2017 at 9:17am

To wrap up the Midlands Area weekend, we must also say well done to Foresters Brass on their victory in the First Section yesterday, including our very own Izzy Jozsa and Jimmy Blay.

A great weekend for all concerned!!

Anita Smith Well done to all YB players that played in adult bands this weekend!! Fantastic achievement x