Celebrating 100 years of “Labour and Love”

In September 1913 the organisers of the Crystal Palace Contest made a little bit of musical history.  For the first time ever, they commissioned a composer, Percy Fletcher, to write a test piece especially for the occasion.  The piece was called Labour and Love and the winning band was the famous (but, sadly, now extinct) [&hellip Read more »

New music

I’ve managed to get around to putting some new music onto the website (finally!). After my health problems last year and with nothing to do but sit around the house the new arrangements folder was somewhat overflowing. There are 14 new American march arrangements in the March Card folder (these all start 13xxxx), so I won’t list [&hellip Read more »

New Classic American Marches

Our fourth set of five Classic American Marches have now been released. As before, all have been arranged by Nigel Hall and are available in the March Card section of our catalogue priced at £15.00 per set and as a Print Your Own Disc (Catalogue Number 120706) at £45.00 for all five. The marches in [&hellip Read more »

New John Rutter Arrangement

We are pleased to announce the release of David Roberts’ arrangement of John Rutter’s setting of “For The Beauty Of The Earth” for Brass Band. The arrangement can be found in the Hymns & Christmas Music section of the catalogue and costs £20.00 +P& Read more »

Latest American Marches

Our latest set of Classic American Marches are now available for sale – these can be found in the March Card Section of the catalogue. The Marches are: 120401  American Belle  R.B. Hall arr Nigel Hall 120402  Shrine Of Liberty  Fred Jewell arr Nigel Hall 120403  Sir Nigel  Rocco Venuto arr Nigel Hall 120404  Noble [&hellip Read more »

More Classic American Marches

We have now released our second batch of Classic American Marches. These can be found in the March Card section of the catalogue. The marches are:- 120301 Comrades Of The Legion  John Philip Sousa arr Nigel Hall 120302 Wizard Of The West  C.E. Duble arr Nigel Hall 120303 Men Of Ohio  Henry Fillmore arr Nigel [&hellip Read more »

Classic American Marches

We have just added the first five titles in our new Classic American March Series. These are great marches from composers such as John Philip Sousa, Fred Jewell and Henry Fillmore to name but three. More titles will be added throughout the year, with the next five due to be ready in March. These can [&hellip Read more »