Brass in Concert – Gala Concert
November 16 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm£10.90 – £29.40
The Brighouse & Rastrick Band and euphonium virtuoso David Childs will take centre stage at this year’s Brass in Concert Festival, with the combination presenting an evening of ‘Classic Brass’ on the Saturday evening prior to the 43rd Brass in Concert Championship.
Events at Sage Gateshead on the weekend of 16-17 November, sponsored by Yamaha, Banks Group and British Bandsman, will kick off with a performance by the local young musicians of the Elementary Band from schools in the Bedlington and Ashington area. This will be followed by the Youth Brass in Concert Championship, which got off to such a fantastic start with its inaugural event in 2018. Taster Sessions and other education events will complement the youth contest, while Brighouse and Rastrick, conducted by David Thornton, and David Childs will provide the entertainment at the World of Brass in Concert event in the evening (7.30pm).
Tickets for Youth Brass in Concert on Saturday 16 November are available from Sage Gateshead Ticket Office on 0191 443 4661 or online at www.sagegateshead.com, priced £12 and £6 (concessions) Youth Entertainment Championships. Tickets for World of Brass in Concert featuring Brighouse and Rastrick and David Childs are £27, £18 and £10, and Tickets for the Brass in Concert Championship on Sunday 17 November are £33, £25 and £15. Booking fees will apply.