N.B An archive of the Bolsover Festival of Brass 2017 festival footage will be on our Youtube channel as soon as we can get it all edited. For now, you could head there by clicking here, bookmark the page and enjoy footage from last year's brass showcase.


Broadcast is a platform for arts events and performances to be streamed live on the web. It is an opportunity for First Art to support local festivals, artists and events gain a larger audience - across our area, across the country and internationally.

The Bolsover Festival of Brass 2015 was the first live event on the Broadcast platform, attracting more than 3,000 viewers across 22 countries - from as far afield as Indonesia, New Zealand, Swaziland and the United States.

The Bolsover Festival of Brass 2016 happened on Sunday October 2nd - with record numbers of viewers logging on for our Broadcast. The 2017 festival is happening on Sunday, 1st October, and to watch, all you need to do is click on the banner above.

Archive footage of the Bolsover Festival of Brass 2015 and 2016, as well as the full Black Dyke Band's Child's Play Concert in Shirebrook is available below:

Black Dyke Band 'Child's Play' Live in Shirebrook, NOvember 2016

Bolsover Festival of Brass, Live Web Stream, Sunday October 2nd 2016


4 Stages, manchester camerata live 25th - 28th April 2016

Mansfield Love Busk, 13th February 2016

Bolsover District Festival of Brass, 4th October 2015

For a full archive of music and interviews from the Bolsover District Festival of Brass 2015 - CLICK HERE

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