Each year, over 80 bands compete in the five sections for the chance to represent the area at the National Finals in London or Cheltenham, and to determine the grading positions for the following year.
The City of Birmingham Brass Band are members of several banding organisations, we take great pride in representing these connections. if you want to find out more about any of the organisations below we’ve linked all their website information below!
WMBBA – West Midlands Brass Band Association
The association exists to provide support for all member bands within the West Midlands and surrounding area.
The association is run by a committee of volunteers comprised of members of local bands. The committee meets regularly several times a year.
Find out more about the Association – www.wmbba.org
MABCC – Midlands Area Brass Band Championships
The Midlands Area Brass Band Championships is one of the most hotly contested competitions in the UK.
Find out more about our regional Championships – www.mabbc.org
We’re a friendly bunch at The city of Birmingham Brass Band, which means we seem to make friends wherever we are!
Take a look at some of the amazing people, organisations and places we have around us.