Support us with a regular gift and you can help to inspire the next generation of musicians

How your support can help

By donating to The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain, you are ensuring that the next generation of musicians have access to opportunities that will inspire and develop them as outstanding brass and percussion players, teachers and music leaders of the future. For over 70 years we’ve given the brightest young brass and percussion musicians the opportunity to develop their musicianship, play together and inspire others. Life-long friendships have been formed as well as precious memories.

A young trumpet player at an audition

Auditions

Provide an outstanding audition experience to any young musician playing brass or percussion – free of charge.

A young female musician at practice

Bursaries

Provide bursaries to young people who have earned a place in one of our bands, via an audition, but could not participate without financial support.

Young brass percussion musicians playing in a brass band

Courses

Our residential courses are staffed by some of the finest musicians in the world. Please help keep the cost affordable.

A group of young musicians at band practice

Outreach

Develop and deliver outreach programmes in schools and the community to support the playing of brass band music and instruments.

Leaving a legacy

For over 70 years we’ve given the brightest young brass and percussion musicians the opportunity to develop their musicianship, play together and inspire others. Life-long friendships have been formed as well as precious memories.

Find out more

If you would like to speak to someone about making a donation please contact Louise Shaw on 01223 737831 or via email at louise.shaw@nybbgb.org.uk