Yearly Archives: 2005

National Capital Band 80th Anniversary Weekend

Reunion Sessions The National Headquarters of The Salvation Army in the United States, located in Alexandria, Virginia, just across the Potomac River from the Nation's Capital, was the venue for the celebration of 80 years of continuous service for the National Capital Band. 117 delegates, some traveling from as far as California, the Caribbean, and  Read more

Southend Citadel Hosts “Two-in-One” Festival

Southend Citadel Corps hosted a “Two-in-One” Festival on Saturday, 22 October 2005. The concert featured two bands: the South London Fellowship Band (conducted by Major George Whittingham) and the London NE Divisional Fellowship Band (Bandmaster Geoffrey Jordan).  Read more

Back to School for Canadian Staff Band

In a departure from their normal style of ministry, the Canadian Staff Band (Bandmaster Kevin Hayward) visited the York Mills Collegiate Institute in Toronto on Wednesday, 26 October 2005.  Read more

Birmingham Citadel Kicks Off Leek Anniversary

The Salvation Army corps in the Staffordshire town of Leek recently celebrated its anniversary weekend, beginning on Saturday, 14 October 2005, with a special concert from the Birmingham Citadel Band (Bandmaster David Nicholson).  Read more

Bowen Featured in Profile Night XXVII

The long-running Profile Night series of concerts in New York had its latest installment on 14 October 2005, when composer and conductor Brian Bowen was featured at Profile Night XXVII.  Read more

Charity Concert in Gloucester

The Salvation Army Gloucester Corps hosted a concert in support of the Gloucestershire Multiple Sclerosis Information and Therapy Centre on 9 October 2005.  Read more

ISB Helps Black Dyke Celebrate 150 Years

This year, Black Dyke celebrates its 150th anniversary, and the ISB was invited to participate in the celebrations with a joint concert in York Minster, held on Saturday, 1 October 2005. Taking advantage of the paid travel, the ISB completed the weekend by participating in Sunday worship at Clowne.  Read more

Choir and Band Combine for Cancer Relief

On 24 September 2005, the Canoldir Male Choir and the Birmingham Citadel Band joined for a concert in support of Macmillan Cancer Support. The concert was held at Birmingham Cathedral.  Read more