Monthly Archives: May 2014

Nijverdal 125th Features Amsterdam Staff Band

The Salvation Army in Nijverdal, a small town near Almelo and Enschede in the eastern part of the Netherlands, celebrated its 125th anniversary on 3 May 2014 with a concert featuring the Amsterdam Staff Band (Bandmaster Olaf Ritman) and the local gospel choir Shine.  Read more

Easter Glory

A new recording from the New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Ronald Waiksnoris), focusing directly on the events surrounding the crucifixion and resurrection of Christ.  Read more

We Meet Again

Howard Snell and Foden’s Band come together again for a recording featuring pieces penned by the well-known composer and arranger.  Read more

A Boy from Brighouse

A Boy from Brighouse is a 250-page paperback book by David Horsfield about his life of brass music and other things. Includes a free disc with archive recordings from Brighouse and Rastrick Band, Black Dyke Mills Band and James Shepherd Versatile Brass.  Read more

General Series April 2014

This edition of the General Series Band Journal features works by William Himes, Stephen Bulla, Paul Drury and Jeremy Smith.  Read more