Tag Archives: Philip Cobb

Music with a Message for Christmas Day

On Christmas Day, the BBC Radio show Sounds of Brass, hosted by Phillip Hunt, will feature “Music with a Message” from the International Staff Band (Bandmaster Dr. Stephen Cobb). The program will include items from the ISB’s latest Christmas recording, Celebrate the Season! and will also feature a personal message for the listeners from the Staff Bandmaster.  Read more

Fantasy

Philip Cobb - Fantasy (2016)

Philip Cobb, principal trumpet of the London Symphony Orchestra, plays a selection of trumpet solos, accompanied by the Central Band of the Royal Air Force. Released at the Championship Section National Brass Band Championships, Royal Albert Hall, 8 October 2016.  Read more

Cobb Featured in Pre-Contest Festival

On 10 October 2014, the Enfield Citadel Band (Bandmaster Jonathan Corry) presented its 68th annual Pre-Contest Festival. Guest soloist for this year’s concert was Philip Cobb, principal trumpet of the London Symphony Orchestra. The event, which was compèred by Paul Hindmarsh, was also a tribute to retired Bandmaster James Williams MBE, celebrating his 70 years of association with Enfield Citadel Band.  Read more

Heritage Series Volume 6 - Music from the 1980s

The sixth installment in the International Staff Band's series of Heritage recordings, this two-disc set includes a disc of new recordings and a disc of previous recordings, focusing on Salvation Army band music of the 1980s.  Read more

Generations

This recording features solos performed by six members of the Cobb family - Roland, John, Stephen, Roger, Matthew and Philip.  Read more

Cobb and King's Singers Featured in Sage Event

After many months of prayer, planning and preparations, “The Sage Event”, hosted by Sunderland Millfield Corps at Sage Gateshead, on 22 March 2014, was a great success. Special guests were the King's Singers and Philip Cobb, principal trumpet of the London Symphony Orchestra.  Read more

New York Staff Band 125th Anniversary Festival

Thursday, 22 March 2012 was a sunny, warm day in New York City. As the beautiful day turned into a pleasant evening, a large crowd gathered outside world-renowned Carnegie Hall in eager anticipation of the 125th Anniversary Festival of the New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Ronald Waiksnoris).  Read more