Monthly Archives: December 2006

National Capital Band Weekend in Tidewater

The National Capital Band (Bandmaster James Anderson) embarked on its fall campaign in the National Capital and Virginia Division. The trip took the group to the Hampton Roads area of Virginia, with performances in Norfolk and Virginia Beach. Sponsored by the area command, led by Major Gene Hogg, the weekend consisted of a concert at  Read more

Songs of Exuberance at Mountain Citadel

Article by Craig Lewis Photographs by Kathy Downer “Songs of Exuberance” was the theme for a concert at Mountain Citadel (Hamilton) on 12 November 2006, featuring the Mountain Citadel senior music sections and guest trombone soloist Andrew Justice. Andrew is the principal trombone of both the world renowned Enfield Citadel and International Staff Bands. The  Read more

Canadians Help Celebrate 124 Years in Norwich

The Ontario Central Reservist Band (Bandmaster Geoff Norton) was the special guest ensemble for the celebrations of the 124th anniversary of the Norwich Citadel Band. The festival weekend began with a concert featuring the Ontario Central Reservist Band. Solo items included Deputy Bandmaster Gary Dean playing the exciting cornet solo Jubilate (Arthur Gullidge), Norm Ritson  Read more