KBB scored great successes on
Their present conductor is Lieven Maertens, brass teacher in the academy of Veurne and
solo trombone with The Belgian Navy Band. Throughout the years the band has been inviting many
prominent English guestconductors and soloists and has constantly endeavoured to develop an
important concert repertoire
In it's 25 year history, the band achieved
a great deal of success, both in Belgium and Abroad (including
the Netherlands, Germany, France, Norway, England and Denmark).
On several occasions KBB has worked with guest
conductors such as Harry Mortimer, Geoffrey Brand, Major Peter
Parkes and Richard Evans to expand the experience of the band.
KBB also had the honour to take to the stage
with a number of famous brass band soloists including Steven Mead,
Robert Childs, Patrick Sheridan, Alan Morrison, Alan Wycherley
and Simone Rebello.
In addition, several Radio recordings were
made, 3 LP's in 1978, 1979 and 1987, together with 2 CD's "Hymn
to my Home Town" in 1994, "Pulsation" in 1996 and "Sparkling Brass" in 2007.