The National Capital Band, under the direction of Bandmaster Lars-Otto Ljungholm, opened the Christmas season with two annual engagements, 1 – 2 December 2001.
NCV Divisional Youth Band and Timbrels Visit Winchester, Virginia
The Divisional Youth Band and Timbrels (Bandmaster Lars-Otto Ljungholm) of the National Capital & Virginia Division performed in Winchester, Virginia on the weekend of November 10 – 11, 2001.
Chicago Staff Band ~ Annual Thanksgiving Concert 2001
Bandmaster William Himes and the Chicago Staff Band will present their annual Thanksgiving Concert at 7:30 pm on Saturday, 24 November 2001. Joining the band as their special guests will be the Milwaukee Choristers, led by Dr. James B. Kinchen. The concert will be held in the Edman Chapel on the campus of Wheaton College….
Melbourne Staff Band Travels to Northeast Victoria
On Saturday, October 27, the Melbourne Staff Band (Bandmaster Ken Waterworth) traveled 4 hours from Melbourne to the northeastern area of Victoria, near the border with New South Wales, to the city of Wodonga.
“Laudate” – Latest Recording from Norwich Citadel
The Norwich Citadel Band has released Laudate, its latest recording.
Transition in Georgia Music Department
Major Dalton Cunningham, Divisional Commander of the Georgia Division of the USA Southern Territory, has announced that Bandmaster John Zanders will transfer from the post of Divisional Music Director.
NYSB Weekend in NEOSA
The New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Ronald Waiksnoris) traveled to the North East Ohio (NEOSA) Division on the weekend of 20 – 21 October 2001.
Concert at Jefferson Memorial
On the afternoon of Sunday, September 23, 2001, the National Capital Band (Bandmaster Lars-Otto Ljungholm) gathered at the front steps of the Jefferson Memorial.
Changes for UK Music Ministries Unit
The United Kingdom Territory has announced changes to the staff of its Music Ministries Unit. The unit, which has responsibility for all Salvation Army music activities in the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland, is headed by Bandmaster Stephen Cobb.
UK Territory Relaxes Brass Music Regulations
At the recent territorial music councils held at Denmark Hill, United Kingdom Territory Chief of the Staff, Lieutenant-Colonel Ray Houghton announced that the rules controlling the choice of music played by Salvation Army brass bands in the territory have been amended, effective immediately.