Monthly Archives: March 2012

New York Staff Band Pressing Onward

On the weekend of 17 – 19 February 2012, the New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Ron Waiksnoris) completed its latest recording, Pressing Onward, featuring a number of original and world premier pieces.   Read more

Regent Hall Band on "The Hour"

The Regent Hall Band (Bandmaster Stephen Hanover) is often asked to take part in interesting events, but being a part of a scene in an episode of “The Hour” is one of the more unusual ones.   Read more

Staff Band Visits the United Nations

Members of the New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Ron Waiksnoris) had the privilege of participating in a program held in the United Nations General Assembly Hall on Tuesday, 7 February 2012, a first for the group.   Read more

Kettering New Year Festival

The New Year Festival presented by the Kettering Citadel Band (Bandmaster Richard Phillips) has for some years now been a fixture in the Salvation Army banding calendar. This year's edition was presented on 4 February 2012.  Read more

ISB Begins Year in Scotland

The first away weekend of 2012 for the International Staff Band (Bandmaster Stephen Cobb), 28 - 29 January, was to Bellshill Corps in Scotland.   Read more

Paul Lovatt-Cooper Profiled in New York

The Greater New York Division of the Salvation Army invited the resident composer of the Black Dyke Band, Paul Lovatt-Cooper, to be featured in the 33rd annual Profile Night concert.  Read more

Staunton Centennial

On the weekend of 4 – 5 February 2012, members of the Canadian Staff Band (Bandmaster John Lam) made their way to the small community of Bracebridge, Ontario, for a combined retreat and corps ministry weekend.   Read more

Retreat and Ministry in Bracebridge

On the weekend of 4 – 5 February 2012, members of the Canadian Staff Band (Bandmaster John Lam) made their way to the small community of Bracebridge, Ontario, for a combined retreat and corps ministry weekend.   Read more