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Austonley Brass boasts some of the most sought after brass musicians and educators in the North of England. Every single performer with Austonley Brass is a soloist in their own right and is at home on the concert platform or recording studio.

Having performed live or recorded albums and radio & TV broadcasts with some of the UK’s world class musical ensembles and performers including: the Hallé Orchestra, the Orchestra of Opera North, the BBC Philharmonic, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Hallé Brass, the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, the Royal Scottish National Orchestra, the Royal Variety Performance Orchestra, Andrea Bocelli, Bryn Terfell, Bon Jovi, Manchester Camerata, the Grimethorpe Colliery Band, the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, the Syd Lawrence Orchestra, McFly, the Royal, Northern Sinfonia, Corrine Bailey-Rae, the Goldberg Chamber Orchestra, the Wombats, Elbow, the Black Dyke Mills Band and Dame Shirley Bassey, to name a hand full.

Week in week out the musicians of Austonley Brass perform as freelance musicians and award winning musical educators all over the UK, Europe and even further afield including tours of Argentina, Malaysia, China, Japan, Ireland, Greece, Germany, France, Switzerland, Spain, the USA, Australia and Malta.


















Austonley Brass are always happy to collaborate with other perfoming artists and have previously collaborated succesfully with a number of musical organisations in concert performances and recording projects. The ensemble can provide bespoke programmes and musical shows designed around your particular festival, event or occasion. The ensemble can create programs of music to go with a specific theme and our team of in house arrangers are always happy to work with promoters to fulfill specialized requirements.

For a sample program or to discuss Austonley Brass performing as part of your concert season or recital series please visit our contact page for more details and we will be only too happy to discuss your individual requirements.

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