Bolsover Festival of Brass is one of the leading Brass Band Entertainment Contests of today which for the last three years has produced a live-stream broadcast around the world to over 25,000 audience as well as its live capacity audience.

The event for 2019 will again take place at Heritage High School, Boughton Lane, Clowne, Derbyshire. S43 4QG on Sunday 6th October 2019 commencing at 9am running in two halls simultaneously.

There are five sections (Championship, First, Second, Third and Fourth) with  competing bands in two halls all performing a twenty minute programme of entertaining music with a featured soloist.

The school boasts great facilities for audiences and bands alike. Each band being provided a 30 minute rehearsal room prior to their contest performance.

The event is held all on one level and is very accessible to all.

Catering and bar on site throughout the day and evening.

Tickets are available on the day on the door and are £9 Adult and £7 Concessions (under 16 and over 60). Children under 5 entry free.

The festival commences at 9am in both halls and is scheduled to finish around 9.40pm at the conclusion of the contest.

Bolsover Festival of Brass Live Stream Link to Broadcast on Sunday 6th October 2019. The link below to the live streams and online adjudication will be active on Sunday, 6th October. Please return to this page on Sunday.” 

CLICK HERE for Bolsover Festival of Brass Live Link on SUNDAY 6TH OCTOBER 2019


Copy of DRAW-ALL-SECTIONS-2019 30th sept 19

Rehearsal rooms 2019

Bolsover Festival of Brass Player Registration Form

Bolsover Festival of Brass-Rules 2019

percussion provided 2019

Bolsover Contest Percussion layout 2019