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Busy summer season nears an end

The band has had a busy summer season playing at various fetes over the last few months.  They have performed at St. Philomena's School Fete in Frinton, Birch Primary School Fete and St. Leonard's Church Fete in Lexden, Colchester as well as...

Looking ahead to the summer season

1st Class Brass had a busy festive season and since the New Year worked hard on new pieces for their spring concert which took place on Friday 24th March.  The concert was a great success with a good size audience and it raised over £230 for...

Busy Christmas Season!

1st Class Brass have a busy Christmas season ahead.  Having already held their end of term concert on Friday 2nd December, which raised over £200 for band funds and saw Reece Whitered named as player of the term, they are looking ahead to 2...

Pig Racing track for hire!

1st Class Brass held their first pig racing night last October.  Great fun was had by all and over £400 was raised for band funds.  The track and wind up pigs are available for hire so if you, or someone you know are looking to raise...

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...