- New CBSM applicants – Successful audition consisting of own choice piece, sight-reading and scales/arpeggios
- Typically Grade 5+ on their Brass instrument
CBSM Symphonic Brass rehearse on Thursday evenings from 6.30-8pm in Fortwilliam Centre. Under the guidance of Robert Briscoe, the band learn a broad repertoire, including Brass Band works and pop classics. Symphonic Brass are the only solely Brass ensemble in the CBSM. Throughout the year, the band takes on a busy calendar of engagements including performances at Culture Night Belfast, Carols For All, Belfast Maritime Festival as well as charity fundraising events.