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Pig Racing Night

The band organised their first Pig Racing night on 10th October 2015.  Talented band members and their families put their non musical skills to good use and were able to build the pig racing track as well as making the jockeys for the racing...

Thank you

A big thank you to anyone who supported 1st Class Brass by putting their tokens from the Co-op into our boxes in various local stores.  We have recently been sent a cheque for £200 which is brilliant.  The money will be used to buy 30...

Please support 1st Class Brass with the Co-ops latest community scheme

1st Class Brass has been chosen as one of the Co-ops community groups. If you're Colchester based and shop in the co-op and get given a green token, please put it in our box!! You need to have a dividend card to get a token but we're there for 3...

Easter Holiday Workshop

1st Class Brass will be holding a workshop on Friday 10th April 2015.The workshop will be a fun packed day of rehearsals which will also include musical games and quizzes.  It is open to all brass players, both adults and children. The day...

Happy New Year!

A belated Happy New Year from everyone at 1st Class Brass.  We've started 2015 with some new and exciting music which we will be performing in our end of term concert on 27th March 2015.  We are also finalising other concerts for the...

Merry Christmas!

1st Class Brass has had a busy festive season with 5 Christmas concerts.  They played for the Mile End WI Carol Service on 4th December, held their end of term concert on 5th December, provided the festive music at the Boxted WI Christmas...

Autumn Term Exam Success

Congratulations to the following band members on their graded music exams: Daniel Saunders - Grade 1 Cornet - Passed with Merit Reece Whitered - Grade 2 Cornet - Passed with Merit JJ Green - Grade 3 Trombone - PassCharlotte Smith - Grade 4 Cornet...

Happy Birthday

1st Class Brass celebrated their first birthday on Friday 10th October 2014 with a rehearsal followed by cakes and drinks.  Having started from scratch this time last year 1st Class Brass is now a flourishing band and is proud to be...

Summer Exam Success!

Congratulations to the following band members on their recent exam results. Music Exams. Rob Glenny - Grade 1 Trumpet passed with Distinction Joseph Fletcher - Grade 5 Theory passed with Merit A Levels Massive congratulations to Natalie Bartlett...