Don Collins interviewed by Harborough FM!

Our chairman Don Collins has been interviewed by Harborough FM. He talks about the history of the band and how it came to be, and many other aspects of our band, including contesting and concerts. He also mentions the concert … Read More

Music for Youth 2016

We’re absolutely delighted to have been invited to perform as part of the Schools’ Prom on Wed Nov 16th. See you there! This was a simply amazing event! Pictures etc coming soon!

Water Music!

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!

Archive Gallery!

We’ve created an Archive page! Don has been digging around in his loft and has come up with photos dating well back to the early days of the band. They are all scanned photos, as they pre-date the digital picture … Read More

Chris Jeans becomes Antoine Courtois Ambassador!

Congratulation to our very own Artistic Director of Music! Lord Chris Jeans has recently been appointed Ambassador for the musician instrument  manufacturer Antoine Courtois and Buffet Crampon Group Worldwide.           Click here for full details.

Congratulations to Siobhan Bates!!!!!

Red Hot News!!!!!! Congratulations to our very own Siobhan Bates principal horn player of Youth Brass 2000 and European Champion Soloist on her appointment as the Principal Horn Player of the Most Famous and successful Brass Band in the World … Read More

Holidays are over!

That’s it – our 4 week post-contest holiday season is over! We now start preparing for Music for Youth on July 8th, and for our annual European Tour! This year we are off to the Lake Garda area of Italy! … Read More

European Championship 2016 – 2nd place!

What a fantastic end to an amazing Youth Band contesting season! We came second in the European Championship – one point away from the winner, Young Brass Band Willebroek from Belgium. We were absolutely delighted that our own Siobhan Bates … Read More

European Contest – Concert

As part of the European Championship weekend, we were invited to perform a joint concert with a local youth band – L’Harmonie Municpale de La Gorgue… This did mean a rather early – or late depending on your point of … Read More

British National Youth Champions 2016!

Youth Brass 2000 complete the Grand Slam of British Youth Championships! We did it – by winning the National Youth Championships we’ve pulled off a hat trick, winning this contest three years in a row and completing the 2016 grand … Read More

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