Monthly Archives: November 2006

Britain's Musical Heritage Celebrated in New Display

Sound Designs: The Story of Boosey & Hawkes From Friday, 17 November 2006 Music Gallery, Horniman Museum Free Admission Boosey & Hawkes factory, Sonorous Works, Edgware, North London. The 6 foot tall tuba on the roof was made in the 1930s and was originally positioned outside the Boosey factory on Euston Road. The names Besson  Read more

Estonian Journey for Hythe Music Sections

(This article was contributed by Bandmaster Richard Carroll) In its centenary year, the ten members of the Hythe Band of the Salvation Army (Bandmaster Richard Carroll), together with the Hythe Songsters (Songster Leader Wesley Carroll, traveled to Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, for a weekend of open-air concerts, soldier's rallies, a Concert of Praise, prayer  Read more

SLFB Benefit for London City Mission

On Friday, 20 October 2006, the South London Fellowship Band, under the direction of Major George Whittingham, gave a concert for the benefit of the London City Mission. The host church, St John's, Eden Park, Beckenham, has a long history of support for the Mission, particularly the Waterloo Christian Centre's work among the homeless. The  Read more