LCFB features on Radio 2’s Listen to the Band

LCFB's CD, Bandology, featured on Radio 2's programme 'Listen to the Band'

The LCFB were honoured to be featured on BBC Radio 2’s programme ‘Listen to the Band’ on Wednesday 26th October 2011.

Known by many brass band enthusiasts as one of the best radio programmes for showcasing and celebrating brass and military band music, Listen to the Band is presented by well known British musician, conductor and broadcaster Frank Renton.

Wednesday’s programme featured an interview with Warrant Officer Class 1 Esther Freeborn who has recently been appointed as the first female bandmaster of the Household Cavalry. Alongside this, Frank reviewed some of the best of the new CDs, amongst which LCFB’s latest CD, Bandology, featured.

The cornet solo ‘You Made Me Love You’ featuring David Daws and the LCFB was the featured track from the CD and was highlighted with other releases from Black Dyke and the European Brass Band Championships 2011.

The programme can be listened to online here.