• Welcome to Youth Brass 2000!
  • European Youth Champions 2018!
  • We won the National Youth Championships 2019!
  • 6 times Youth National Champion Band!
  • 4barsrest Youth Band of the Year 2018!
    Join us!

Youth Brass 2000 win the 2019 National Youth Championship!

We have now won this contest for 6 years in a row!

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 2018 National Championships

Youth Brass 2000 defend their National title for an unprecedented 5th 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…

Rotary Club donation


Each year we are delighted to be able to perform a concert at The Cube Theatre, Corby for the Corby Rotary Club. This year was no exception, and on May 19th we performed to an almost full house at the … Read More

Euro 2019 Contest – 3rd place


A fantastic contest, but we were up against some very serious competition – not that the standard isn’t always high, but this year it was simply stratospheric! Following many rehearsals, a very long coach journey and more rehearsals in Evian, … Read More

We did it again – Nationals Champion Youth Band 2019!


We did it again! That’s 6 times in a row now we’ve won this contest! We thought we had played well, but so had other bands – the standard was so incredibly high this year! “Corineus” by Christopher Bond is … 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!


Sunday, October 27th, 2019 at 3:03pm
Happy to oblige. Glad the day went well. https://t.co/k7SyL6XYmb
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Brass Bands England @BrassBandsEng
Terrific turnout and great engagement at today's #bandsafe course in Wilbarston Village Hall. Thanks to @YouthBrass2000 for arranging an excellent venue! More information on Bandsafe events at https://t.co/UdvdpB0fZC https://t.co/7f6rZyaLM7
Sunday, July 21st, 2019 at 5:20pm
Congratulations to our baritone player, Ed, who has been selected as Principal Baritone at the 2019 National Children's Brass Band course at Repton School this week.

And they've got a masterclass from the incomparable
@childseuphonium to look forward to!

@NCBBGB #ncbbgb


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