Welcome to the website of the Fife Charities Band Association

This website provides news and information on all the bands in membership of the FCBA, as well as information on the various competitions and events run by the association.

Association News

For the latest news, please <click here>.


The Fife Charities Brass Band Association is the governing body for brass bands based in Fife, Scotland.

The main events organised by the FCBA are the Annual Open Brass Band contest, held each September, and the Annual Solo & Quartet contest, held each October. Additional events, such as training days, workshops, joint concerts and masterclasses are also run by the association for the benefit of the member bands.

Fife Youth:Next Generation

The association also administers the regional youth band, FY:NG, which has its own section on this website.


The FCBA is affiliated to the Scottish Brass Band Association (SBBA) which governs brass bands in Scotland.