Onyx Brass

Tour de Brass

Tour de Brass! in the North West

On September 7th, we visited Liverpool and Chester for the latest mini-tour of our big project of 2014. With the help of the Granada Foundation (and all our supporters), we were able to perform at Sefton Park in Liverpool (part of the Liverpool International Music Festival), Victoria Park in Widnes, and finally at the water’s…

Tour de Brass! wins support from The Radcliffe Trust

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We got a letter in the post today from the wonderful people at the Radcliffe Trust.  Much better than most Christmas post, this one was to tell us that they have decided to award us a whopping £5,000 towards the Tour de Brass!  This is great news, that will mean even more performances of our…

Onyx gets new support from Granada Foundation

We’re delighted to have received a good chunk of money towards Tour de Brass! from the Granada Foundation.  This money will specifically support a tour of bandstands in the Northwest region (Cheshire, Merseyside, etc), including performances of our new commission from David Sawer.  Thanks so much to the good people there who backed our application. Speaking…

Tour de Brass! supported by the Leche Trust

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We’re delighted to announce we have been awarded £5,000 towards our Tour de Brass! project in 2014. The Leche Trust was set up to support – among other things – arts projects, the preservation of Georgian buildings, and projects which promote good relations between Britain and the third world. The grant is a huge step in our funding campaign,…