Brass Band Instruments and their Development

Engagement activity: External performance, talk or presentationTalk for a mainly non-academic audience (e.g. for the general public, community or industry)

Arnold Myers (Invited speaker), 7 Oct 2023

Arnold Myers gives an illustrated tour of British brass band instruments from the earliest brass bands to the present day, including an overview of the kinds of instruments used (more varied than now), how and why instruments have developed, and concluding with a roundup of the more unusual inventions that bands have briefly adopted.

Event (Conference)

TitleThe Brass Band Conference
LocationUniversity of Huddersfield
Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
Degree of recognitionNational event