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...
After 8 glorious years as Resident Musical Director of Youth Brass 2000, Cathy Fountain has finally decided to ‘hang up the baton’. Cathy was an integral part of the musical team at the multi-award winning band – alongside the incomparable … Read More
The Corby Lottery supports Youth Brass 2000, in that from each ticket purchased a small donation is made to our band. Not only is this an important source of income for us, but you might win a jackpot prize of … Read More
We are honoured and delighted to be able to announce that we have been selected as the very first “Youth Band in Residence” at the famous Royal Birmingham Conservatoire. We are very much looking forward to working with the Conservatoire … Read More
Tue10Aug202114:00 Queens Park Bandstand, Queens Park, Harvist Rd London NW6 6SG As part of our "London Mini Tour" we will be performing a free concert at the bandstand in Queens Park, London. Come and support us for some fine brass band music!
Wed11Aug202114:30 Clapham Common Bandstand, Clapham Common, London SW4 0AB As part of our "London Mini Tour", we will be performing at the bandstand on Clapham Common on Aug 11th. Come along & join us for some brilliant brass band music!
Thu12Aug202115:00 Dulwich Park, College Rd, London SE21 7BQ - adjacent to the Clock Cafe. As part of our "London Mini Tour", we will be performing a free brass band concert in Dulwich Park. Pop along to see us play some brilliant brass band music!
Sat23Oct20217.30pm Come and join us for a concert of popular music at Stamford Methodist church.
Sun14Nov2021tba We are hugely looking forward to this brilliant event - a joint concert with the famous GUS band! Don't miss it!
Sat20Nov2021from 9am - 12noon At long last after a whole year of contesting lost due to Covid-19, we are really looking forward to Brass in Concert at The Sage, Gateshead.