45th Brass In Concert Championship
Brass In Concert
The World’s premier brass band entertainment festival returns to Sage Gateshead! 12 world-class bands will delight with unique, innovative and entertaining musical sets. All will perform in pursuit of the coveted title of “Brass in Concert Champions”.
This year’s line-up will feature bands from England, Norway and Wales, with the contest being compèred by a brilliant host, the evergreen Frank Renton. The most entertaining event in the brass banding calendar, the Brass in Concert Championship is not to be missed.
Competing bands will perform in the following order:
Carlton Main Frickley Colliery Band
Krohnengen Brass Band
The Cory Band
The Hammonds Band
NASUWT Riverside Band
The Brighouse & Rastrick Band
The GUS Band
Friary Brass Band
Tredegar Town Band
Grimethorpe Colliery Band
Brass in Concert is widely recognised as a North East success story and from a one-off occasion in 1977 has grown to become the leading event of its kind in the world. The event prides itself on featuring world-class bands at elite-level, offering unique and engaging sets. Alongside creative programming, innovative lighting and choreography add to the audio-visual experience of the event, appealing to all ages and lovers of all forms of music and entertainment.
Brass in Concert is sponsored by Banks Group and Yamaha and delivered in partnership with World of Brass.
ℹ️ Useful Information
🥪 Don’t forget you can pre-order your sandwich bag and beat the queues! Just add to your ticket order, or click here if you already have your concert ticket.
Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult.
🚧 Construction works near Sage Gateshead
Site preparation works have now commenced on the NewcastleGateshead Quays development, to the east of Sage Gateshead. This means changes to the South Shore Road Car Park, pedestrian and car routes. Find out more.