Philip Jones Brass Ensemble

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Formed by trumpeter Philip Jones in 1951, PJBE was one of the first modern classical brass ensembles. The group started as a quartet drawn from musicians of the Covent Garden Opera House Orchestra, later the ensemble performed either as a ten-piece or as a quintet Philip Jones Brass Quintet. In 1986, Philip Jones announced his retirement, and on June 8 the same year, PJBE played their last public performance.

First line-up:
Philip Jones - trumpet (1st)
Roy Copestake - trumpet (2nd)
Charles Gregory - horn
Evan Watkin - trombone

Last line-up:
Philip Jones - trumpet
Rod Franks - trumpet
Nigel Gomm - trumpet
Joseph Atkins - trumpet
Roger Harvey - trombone
Christopher Mowat - trombone
David Purser - trombone
Raymond Premru - bass trombone
John Fletcher - tuba
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Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Glad Tidings: Baroque Christmas Music From England, Germany, Italy, France And Spain album art Schütz Choir*, London String Players, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Camden Wind Ensemble Schütz Choir*, London String Players, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Camden Wind Ensemble - Glad Tidings: Baroque Christmas Music From England, Germany, Italy, France And Spain (Album) Argo (2) UK 1968 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Voices And Brass album art Schütz* / Schein* / Scheidt*, Raymond Leppard, Purcell Chorus Of Voices*, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Schütz* / Schein* / Scheidt*, Raymond Leppard, Purcell Chorus Of Voices*, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Voices And Brass (Album) Argo (2) UK 1969 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Strings & Brass (Music By Gabrieli, Vejvanovsky And Including Vivaldi Concerto For Two Trumpets) album art Gabrieli*, Vejvanovsky* And Vivaldi* - John Wilbraham, Philip Jones, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields*, Neville Marriner* Gabrieli*, Vejvanovsky* And Vivaldi* - John Wilbraham, Philip Jones, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields*, Neville Marriner* - Strings & Brass (Music By Gabrieli, Vejvanovsky And Including Vivaldi Concerto For Two Trumpets) (Album) Argo (2) UK 1970 Sell This Version
6.41775 AH The London Symphony Orchestra, L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble The London Symphony Orchestra, L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Virtuose Trompete(LP, Comp) Decca 6.41775 AH Germany 1970 Sell This Version
ZRG 655 Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Just Brass album art Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Just Brass(LP) Argo (2) ZRG 655 UK 1970 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Brass Now And Then album art Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Brass Now And Then Ace Of Diamonds, Decca UK 1971 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Baroque Venice album art Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, John Eliot Gardiner, The Monteverdi Choir - Baroque Venice (Album) London Records US 1972 Sell This Version
SBA 16008 Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Rock Of The Renaissance album art The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble* And Accademia Monteverdiana String Orchestra* The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble* And Accademia Monteverdiana String Orchestra* - Rock Of The Renaissance(LP) Daffodil Records SBA 16008 Canada 1972 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Hymns For All Seasons album art King's College Choir, Cambridge*, The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble*, Ian Hare, David Willcocks King's College Choir, Cambridge*, The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble*, Ian Hare, David Willcocks - Hymns For All Seasons (Album) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice UK 1973 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Classics For Brass album art Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Classics For Brass Argo (2) Japan 1973 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Golden Brass (Brass Music Of The 16th & 17th Centuries From England, Italy & Germany) album art Philip Jones-Bläserensemble*, Gabrieli*, Scheidt*, Locke*, Holborne* Philip Jones-Bläserensemble*, Gabrieli*, Scheidt*, Locke*, Holborne* - Golden Brass (Brass Music Of The 16th & 17th Centuries From England, Italy & Germany) Argo (2) Germany 1974 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Symphony Of Psalms • Canticum Sacrum album art Stravinsky* - The Choir Of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford*, The Philip Jones Ensemble*, Simon Preston Stravinsky* - The Choir Of Christ Church Cathedral, Oxford*, The Philip Jones Ensemble*, Simon Preston - Symphony Of Psalms • Canticum Sacrum (Album) Argo (2) Netherlands 1975 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Vespro Della Beata Vergine 1610 album art Claudio Monteverdi, Jill Gomez, Felicity Palmer, James Bowman (2), Robert Tear, Philip Langridge, John Shirley-Quirk, Michael Rippon, The Monteverdi Choir, The Monteverdi Orchestra, The Salisbury Cathedral Boys' Choir*, The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble*, The David Munrow Recorder Consort*, John Eliot Gardiner Claudio Monteverdi, Jill Gomez, Felicity Palmer, James Bowman (2), Robert Tear, Philip Langridge, John Shirley-Quirk, Michael Rippon, The Monteverdi Choir, The Monteverdi Orchestra, The Salisbury Cathedral Boys' Choir*, The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble*, The David Munrow Recorder Consort*, John Eliot Gardiner - Vespro Della Beata Vergine 1610 Decca UK 1975 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - In Switzerland album art Philip Jones Brass Ensemble In Switzerland (Album) Claves Switzerland 1975 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Plays Music By Addison • Dodgson • Gardner • Bennett album art Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Plays Music By Addison*Dodgson*Gardner*Bennett* Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Plays Music By Addison*Dodgson*Gardner*Bennett* - Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Plays Music By Addison • Dodgson • Gardner • Bennett (Album) Argo (2) UK 1975 Sell This Version
CSD 3764, CSD.3764 Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Choral Music album art Holst* - The Baccholian Singers Of London, English Chamber Orchestra, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Holst* - The Baccholian Singers Of London, English Chamber Orchestra, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Choral Music(LP) His Master's Voice, His Master's Voice CSD 3764, CSD.3764 UK 1975 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Renaissance Brass (Music From 1400-1600) album art Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Renaissance Brass (Music From 1400-1600) Argo (2) UK 1976 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Carols For Choirs album art The Bach Choir, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Conductor David Willcocks The Bach Choir, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Conductor David Willcocks - Carols For Choirs (Album) Oxford University Press US 1976 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Divertimento album art Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Divertimento (Album) Argo (2) UK 1977 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Funeral Music For Queen Mary - Five Anthems album art Purcell* / Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Philip Ledger Purcell* / Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*, The Academy Of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Philip Jones Brass Ensemble, Philip Ledger - Funeral Music For Queen Mary - Five Anthems His Master's Voice Germany 1977 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Fanfare album art Philip Jones Brass Ensemble Fanfare (Album) Argo (2), Argo (2) UK 1977 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Pictures At An Exhibition album art Modest Mussorgsky, Philip Jones Bläserensemble*, Elgar Howarth Modest Mussorgsky, Philip Jones Bläserensemble*, Elgar Howarth - Pictures At An Exhibition (Album) Argo (2) Germany 1978 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Easy Winners album art The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble* Easy Winners (Album) Argo (2) UK 1978 Sell This Version
Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Baroque Brass album art The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble* Baroque Brass (Album) Decca, Argo (2) UK 1979 Sell This Version
ZRG 906 Philip Jones Brass Ensemble - Modern Brass album art The Philip Jones Brass Ensemble* Modern Brass(LP) Argo (2) ZRG 906 UK 1979 Sell This Version

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