• Welcome to Youth Brass 2000!
  • British Youth Champion Band 2017
  • 4 Bars Rest Youth Band of the Year!
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Youth Brass 2000 win the 2018 British Youth Open!

We have now won this contest for 7 years in a row!

Youth Brass 2000 Win the 2017 National Championships

Youth Brass 2000 defend their National title for an unprecedented 3rd consecutive year!

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…

British Open 2018
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As there was no Entertainment Contest at Blackpool, we were sad that we wouldn’t be having our usual trip there this year! Don to the rescue though – he arranged our usual visit to St Chad’s hotel as part of … Read More

National Mineworkers’ Youth (Butlins) 2018
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A great time was had as ever at Butlins Skegness, but for us it was a case of deja vue – same result as last year! We played to our usual very high standard, but we were again pipped at … Read More

Year in Review
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Well, it’s that time again when we all look back over the last year and reflect on our achievements and look forward to what 2018 might bring. 2017 started with our regular January trip to the Butlin’s Mineworkers Championship in … Read More

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Upcoming Engagements

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Saturday, March 10th, 2018 at 5:03pm
It's fantastic that we've been invited to play at the inaugural Youth Brass in Concert contest at @Sage_Gateshead in November!! #bic2018 #brassinconcert
Monday, January 29th, 2018 at 6:18am
@StuartBirnie1 Thanks Stuart.
Monday, January 29th, 2018 at 4:33am
Very proud that we managed to retain the British Open Youth title at Preston today, that's 6 in a row! #BATG2018


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Youth Brass 2000Wednesday, March 21st, 2018 at 6:58am
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Youth Brass 2000Tuesday, March 20th, 2018 at 8:35am

Only a few tickets left for Sunday's concert!!

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Youth Brass 2000Monday, March 19th, 2018 at 12:22am

Amazing news!

We can now announce that we will bringing you a fantastic opportunity to hear the world-famous Brighouse and Rastrick Band at the Corby Cube on Saturday 7th July 2018.

With performances from both Youth Brass 2000...

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Youth Brass 2000 updated their cover photo.Friday, March 16th, 2018 at 9:32am
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Youth Brass 2000Friday, March 16th, 2018 at 9:29am

Tickets now available for Youth Brass in Concert!