An innovative approach to presenting a brass band concert as more of an art installation at the 2017 East Neuk Festival has stimulated extensive national media coverage – a fantastic step for promoting the diversity and important significance of brass music.
We are delighted to announce that The Wallace Collection has been successful in commissioning a new work for brass band and brass quintet – As Above, So Below – from composer Jay Capperauld, and with the support of PRS Foundation’s Beyond Borders.
John Wallace has been working with the Chicago-based authors of Brass for Beginners® to introduce this innovative, cross-curriculum, early-years music programme to the UK.
A double CD set which brings together a first volume of Malcolm Arnold’s exquisite music for brass. This double CD set includes a 16 page information booklet and offers a wonderful selection of works from this great composer, performed by some of the finest brass musicians of today and tomorrow.
The Malcolm Arnold Fantasies Competition, initiated by The Wallace Collection, sees four outstanding brass musicians selected to contribute to a unique recording project and perform at the forthcoming Malcolm Arnold Festival on 15th October 2016. The audition panel included John Wallace and Tony George of The Wallace Collection, and after completing an audition tour which […]