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A showcase of music for brass featuring the best brass bands from Australia and overseas.

Ian Lingard


12th June

Show Playlist
  • Downie, Kenneth: Choose Freedom - Festival March. Black Dyke Band/Nicholas J. Childs.
  • Farr R, Intrada 'Ein Feste Burg', JS Bach 'Ave Maria' Eikanger- Bjorsvik Band/Farr
  • Joel, Billy: New York State of Mind. Adrian Hirst, tbn. Black Dyke Band/Nicholas J. Childs.
  • Hogg, Brian: The Impulse of Love. Scott Downes, flugelhorn Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Ken Waterworth.
  • Abreu, Zequinha de (arr. Iveson, John): Tico Tico. Tom Hutchinson, cornet Cory Band/Phillip Harper. Chick Corea arr Harper, La Fiesta
  • Bernstein, Medley from West Side Story, Redbridge Brass Band
  • Nichols, Roger: We've Only Just Begun, Reg Vardy Band + Mark Nightingale (trom)
  • German, William: The President Sellers Engineering Band

  • 5th June

    Show Playlist
  • Condon l, Universal message, Black Dyke Band/ Childs
  • Downie, Kenneth: Piper O'Dundee. T.J. Menges, horn Fountain City Brass Band/Joseph Parisi.
  • Jenkins, Karl (arr. Small, Tony):Adiemus: Songs of Sanctuary, Hymn. David Childs, euphonium Cory Band/Robert B. Childs.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei (arr. Harper, Philip):Piano concerto No.3 in D minor, Op.30: 3rd mvt. (Brass). Cory Band/Phillip Harper.
  • Various (arr. Harper, Philip): Salute to Sinatra. Cory Band/Phillip Harper.
  • Graham, Peter: To Boldly Go. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Ken Waterworth.
  • Vivaldi, Antonio (arr. Snell, Howard):The Four Seasons: Winter (Largo). Foden's Band/Michael Fowles.
  • Vivaldi, The Four Seasons, Cory Band/Philip Harper
  • Rutter, John: A Gaelic Blessing Camberwell Citadel Band /Ross Johnson
  • Mountain, Herbert: Indomitable. Black Dyke Band/Nicholas J. Childs.

  • 29th May

    Show Playlist
  • Marshall, George: The Liberator. Grimethorpe Colliery Band, Elgar Howarth.
  • Curnow, James: The New Covenant. Melbourne Staff Band, Ken Waterworth.
  • Ball, Eric: Clear Skies. David Daws, cornet. International Staff Band, Robert Redhead
  • Ball, Eric: Resurgam. Yorkshire Building Society Band, David King.
  • Broughton, Bruce: Themes from Silverado. Virtuosi GUS Band, John Berryman.
  • Gott, Barrie: Song of Hope. Jamie Smith, tenor horn. Camberwell Citadel Band, Ross Johnson.
  • Coles, Bramwell: Departed Heroes. Black Dyke Band/Nicholas J. Childs.
  • Graham, Peter: St. Teresa. International Staff Band/Stephen Cobb.

  • 22nd May

    Show Playlist
  • Eiliv Herikstad, On Parade, Black Dyke Band/Childs
  • Heaton, Wilfred: Music for Brass Sextet. Black Dyke Mills Band .
  • Lloyd Webber, Andrew: Jesus Christ Superstar: Gethsemane
  • Handel, George Frederic: (arr. Harty/Holt):Water Music: Finale. The Fairey Band/Kenneth Dennison. Elgar (arr Frank Wright) Nimrod, Sellers Engineering Band / Alan Morrison
  • Saint-Saens, Camille (arr. Farr, Ray): Introduction and Rondo capriccioso in A minor, Op.28. Owen Farr, horn Cory Band/Phillip Harper.
  • Lennon & McCartney arr Reift, Beatles Forever William Fairey Engineering Band/ Reift
  • Walton, Sir William (arr. Ball, Eric): Orb and Sceptre. Cory Band/Phillip Harper.
  • Alford, Kenneth J.: On the Quarter Deck. Grimethorpe Colliery Band .

  • 15th May

    Show Playlist
  • Louis Ganne March Lorraine, Leyland
  • Mendelssohn, Felix (arr. Rimmer, William): Ruy Blas, Op.95, overture. Black Dyke Band/Nicholas J. Childs.
  • Rossini, Gioachino: (arr. Vollam):Barber of Seville. Bones Apart .
  • Faure arr Peter Grahm, Pie Jesu, Phillip McCann, Sellers Engineering Band/Roy Newsome.
  • Pryor, Arthur: Thoughts of Love. Ian Bousfield, tbn. Black Dyke Mills Band .
  • Jenkins, Karl (arr. Wainwright, Andrew): Suite from Stabat Mater. Black Dyke Band/Nicholas J. Childs.
  • Scott Joplin, The Entertainer, Redbridge Brass Band
  • Townend (arr. Trigg, Roger): The Father's Love. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band .
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri (arr. Snell, Howard): Folk Festival. European Youth Brass Band .
  • Abe Holtzmann, March Blaze away, Yorkshire Imperial/ David Evans

  • 8th May

    Show Playlist
  • Condon, Leslie: Celebration. Salvation Army International Staff Band/Stephen Cobb.
  • Glinka arr Walter Hargreaves, Russlan & Ludmilla, The Virtuosi Band of great Britain / James Scott
  • The Floral Dance. Brighouse and Rastrick Band .
  • Himes, William: Jericho Revisited Chicago Staff Band/ Himes
  • Ball, Eric: Never Give Up. Salvation Army International Staff Band/Stephen Cobb.
  • Williams, John: Star Wars: main theme. Grimethorpe Colliery Band/Garry Cutt.
  • Gott, Barrie: Lightwalk. James Morrison, tpt. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Ken Waterworth.
  • (arr. Jones, Ian): The Prayer. James Morrison, tpt. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Ken Waterworth.
  • Lennon & McCartney arr Reift, Beatles forever, William Fairey Band/Marc Reift
  • Sousa, John Philip (arr. Hume, J. Ord): The Liberty Bell. Williams Fairey Engineering Band/Major Peter Parkes.

  • 1st May

    Show Playlist
  • Larsson, Kevin: On We March. International Staff Band/Stephen Cobb.
  • Bulla, Stephen: Suite for Brass - Three Hymns. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Ken Waterworth.
  • (arr. Robinson, Ian): Soon. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Ken Waterworth.
  • Richards, Goff: Hollywood. Foden's Band/Nicholas J. Childs.
  • Lusher, Don: Suite for trombone. Brett Baker, tbn. Kew Band/Mark Ford.
  • Ball, Eric: A Devon Fantasy. Black Dyke Band/Robert B. Childs.
  • Lloyd Webber, All I ask of you, Don Lusher trombone, Hammond Sauce Works Band
  • Harry Goffin, March the Red Shield, Egon Virtuosi Band/ James Williams.

  • 24th April

    Show Playlist
  • Bulla, Stephen: MSB 125. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Ken Waterworth.
  • Ponsford, Steven: Boundless Kingdom. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Ken Waterworth.
  • Walton, Sir William (arr. Fernie, Alan): Spitfire Fugue from 'The Battle of Britain'. Black Dyke Mills Band/Nicholas J. Childs.
  • Alford, Kenneth J.: Bridge on the River Kwai: Colonel Bogey March. Grimethorpe Colliery Band/Garry Cutt.
  • Williams, John (arr. Woude, Klaas van der): Hymn To the Fallen, from Saving Private Ryan. Black Dyke Mills Band/Nicholas J. Childs.
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: (arr. Douglas):49th Parallel: Prelude. Fountain City Brass Band/Joseph Parisi.
  • Ball, Eric: The Triumph of Peace. International Staff Band/Stephen Cobb.
  • Downie, Kenneth: Piper O'Dundee. T.J. Menges, horn Fountain City Brass Band/Joseph Parisi.
  • Traditional (arr. Ballantine, Leonard): 'Mid all the traffic. Fountain City Brass Band/Joseph Parisi.
  • Coates, Eric: Dambusters March. Grimethorpe Colliery Band/Garry Cutt.

  • 17th April

    Show Playlist
  • Redhead, Robert: The Sound of the Gospel, Festival March. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Colin Woods.
  • Binelli, Antonion (arr. Himes, William): Symphonic Concert March. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Colin Woods.
  • Carmichael arr J. Howe, Stardust, Virtuosi Band of Great Britain / Boddington
  • Hutchinson, Connor: Be Still. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Ken Waterworth.
  • Holmlund, Andreas: What a Wonderful Day. Salvation Army Melbourne Staff Band/Ken Waterworth.
  • Rachmaninov, Sergei (arr. Farr, Ray):Symphony No.2 in E minor, Op.27: Adagio. Ian Porthouse, cornet Yorkshire Building Society Band/David King.
  • Downie, Kenneth: Dance Fever. Yorkshire Building Society Band/David King.
  • Vaughan Williams, Ralph: Henry V. Mellingriffith2 Band/Dewi Griffiths.
  • Miller, Glenn: (arr. Price):Tribute to Glen Miller. Cory Band/Robert B. Childs.
  • Altman, theme from MASH, Redbrifge Brass Band
  • Carl Teike, Old Comrades March, Virtuosi Band of Geat Britain/ Harry Mortimer.


  • Since its formation in 1890, The Salvation Army MSB has been at the forefront of Salvation Army music making in Australia and beyond distinguishing itself in performances across Australia and overseas, including London's Royal Albert Hall, the forecourt of Buckingham Palace and Disneyland’s Main St.