Category Archives: New Releases

In the Bleak Mid Winter

Gustav Holst’s beautiful tune in a simple but effective arrangement for flexible instrumental ensembles by David Catherwood.  Read more

Training Band Starter Kit

Free resources for beginner brass ensembles from BigShinyBrass. Includes whole-band warm-up exercises, 5-note ensemble pieces, 8-note ensemble pieces, easy Christmas carols, solos with backing tracks, and fingering charts.  Read more

This Way

This is the second solo recording by Tom Hutchinson accompanied by the Cory Band, where he is the principal cornet.  Read more

Another Ten Tunes in Two-Part Hymn Series

The latest installment of the Two-Part Hymn Series has been released. This is the sixth set in Part 2 and the 18th set overall, bringing the total number of tunes to 180. All of these simple two-part arrangements are free to download and use.  Read more

The Heaton Collection Volume 6

This is the sixth in the series of recordings featuring the catalog of works by Wilfred Heaton. Featuring the Black Dyke Band conducted by Professor Nicholas Childs.  Read more

Regionals 2019 Recording

This recording features the five test pieces used for the British Regionals contests in 2019. Each is recorded by one of the premier brass bands, including Desford, Cory, Virtuosi GUS, Black Dyke, and Foden’s.  Read more

17th Set in Two-Part Hymn Series Released

The 17th set in our Two-Part Hymn Series has been released. This is the fifth set in Part 2 of the series and brings the total number of tunes to 170 (120 in Part 1 and 50 in Part 2). These simple two-part arrangements are free to download and use. Parts are provided for C, B♭, E♭, F, and bass clef instruments.  Read more

Christmas Collection

Christmas Collection is a newly revised carol book with original, additional, and rearranged carols from New Christmas Praise as well as ten extended pieces. This recording features some of the available carols, performed by the International Staff Band and Black Dyke Band.  Read more