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Distin Legacy: The Rise of the Brass Band in 19th-Century Britain Ray Farr

Distin Legacy: The Rise of the Brass Band in 19th-Century Britain

Ray Farr

Published August 17th 2014
ISBN : 9781322056913
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475 pages
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The rise of the brass band in 19th-century Britain is a historical, social and cultural phenomenon which represents the foundation of the modern international brass band movement. Authors such as Trevor Herbert, Arnold Myers and Roy Newsome mentionMoreThe rise of the brass band in 19th-century Britain is a historical, social and cultural phenomenon which represents the foundation of the modern international brass band movement. Authors such as Trevor Herbert, Arnold Myers and Roy Newsome mention and acknowledge the relevance of the Distin Family brass ensemble- however, extensive research has produced new information. This book examines the various Distin projects as the main reason why brass bands of today are established in their current form.