One of the popular Saddleworth Whit Friday Contests has announced that their adjudicator with be ABBA member Stephen Tighe. Christine Talboys-Smith from the Grotton contest organisation is delighted with the appointment and looks forward to a grand evening of banding at the venue.
ABBA unboxes its dark art! The Association is poised to launch a raft of initiatives that shine a brighter light on the mystery of their dark art in the ‘box’, and which usher in what the organisation’s Chairman, Alan Morrison, pronounces as a new era of transparency – Nicola Bland from Brass Band World magazine brings the detail
The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators and the Yorkshire Regional Committee have told 4BR of their delight at the success of their recent Youth Adjudication initiative at the Yorkshire Regional Championship in Bradford last weekend. Dip their toes Four talented youngsters, all under the age of 18, took the opportunity to dip their toes in […]
The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators (ABBA) and the Yorkshire Regional Championship Committee have announced that they are to host a ‘Youth Adjudication Panel’ initiative at the forthcoming Yorkshire Area contest in Bradford. Fourth Section Leading on from the proactive role taken by ABBA with the recent live broadcast Fourth Section test piece workshop featured […]
The Association of Brass Band Adjudicators has announced that Sarah Groarke-Booth has accepted the post as their new Public Relations Officer. Delighted A spokesperson for ABBA told 4BR: “We are delighted to welcome Sarah (above) to this crucial role. Sarah has extensive multi-media experience and ABBA is keen to develop further our existing links with […]