The Young People’s Band and Singing Company from the Bellshill Corps were invited to conduct the Sunday morning worship services at the East Kilbride Corps on 28 November 2004.
ISB Visits Bristol
The International Staff Band (Bandmaster Stephen Cobb) visited Bristol on the weekend of 27 – 28 November 2004, their third weekend campaign of the current season.
Birmingham Citadel Band Supports Magistrates’ Service
On the afternoon of 21 November 2004, a Service of Choral Evensong was held at the Lichfield Cathedral in prayer and thanksgiving for the work of the judiciary and magistrancy in Staffordshire. Music before and after the service was provided by the Birmingham Citadel Band.
Coventry Weekend for ISB
The Coventry Methodist Central Hall was the venue for the second International Staff Band festival of the fall season, beginning a series of performances in Coventry on the weekend of 30 – 31 October, 2004.
American Musicians Featured at Norwich Citadel
Stephen Bulla and Major Willis Howell were the special guests for the Norwich Citadel Band’s 122nd Band Anniversary Weekend on 6 – 7 November 2004.
New England Visit by New York Staff Band
Bandmaster Ronald Waiksnoris and the New York Staff Band traveled north to Fall River, Massachusetts on the weekend of 30 – 31 October 2004.
Annual Autumn Festival in Vlaardingen
An overflow crowd filled the hall at the Waterweg Central Corps in Vlaardingen, The Netherlands, on Saturday, 6 November 2004, for the annual autumn concert of the Vlaardingen Band of the Salvation Army (Bandmaster Alan Gibson).
Drury Appointed Composer-in-Residence
Scottish Salvationist Paul Drury, one of the bright young stars in the brass band composition scene, has been appointed Composer-in-Residence to the UNISON Kinneil Band.
Richmond Weekend for National Capital Band
The National Capital Band, under the direction of Bandmaster James B. Anderson, journeyed down Interstate 95 to Richmond, the capital of the Commonwealth of Virginia, on 6 November 2004, for a weekend engagement.
Nigeria Evangelism Conference
The Lagos Youth Band and Chorus were featured at the Territorial Evangelism Conference held by the Nigeria Territory on 24 October 2004 with Colonels Robert and Gwenith Redhead.