Monthly Archives: April 2013

MSB at Belgrave Heights Easter Convention

For over 60 years, the Belgrave Heights Easter Convention has brought Melbourne Christians together for worship and Bible teaching. For the 2013 Convention, the Melbourne Staff Band (Bandmaster Ken Waterworth) participated in the Easter Sunday afternoon and evening sessions and also presented a short concert.  Read more

ASB 50

The Amsterdam Staff Band (Bandmaster Olaf Ritman) celebrated its jubilee with a gala concert on 23 March 2013, with special guest Kenneth Downie.  Read more

Enfield with Littlewood in Chelmsford

St. Andrews Church in Chelmsford was the venue for the 13th concert in aid of the Helen Rollason Cancer Charity. Featured where the Enfield Citadel Band (Bandmaster Jonathan Corry), theater and television personality Ken Lodge, special guest vocalist Jared Littlewood and compère Sadie Nine from BBC Essex.  Read more

Palm Sunday Weekend in Stockton

Despite threatening winter weather, the International Staff Band (Bandmaster Dr. Stephen Cobb) traveled to Stockton for the Palm Sunday weekend.  Read more

19th Visit to West Wickham

On the evening of 15 March 2013, the South London Fellowship Band (Bandmaster Major George Whittingham) made its 19th visit to Emmanuel United Reformed Church, West Wickham. The concert featured young cornet soloist Thomas Nielsen.   Read more

Boscombe Annual Open Rehearsal

The Boscombe Band (Bandmaster Dr. Howard J. Evans) held its annual open rehearsal and reservists night on Thursday, 7 March 2013. As always, this event was well-attended and gave the members of the Band Reserve and other friends of the band an opportunity to hear music old and new.   Read more

Weekend in Gippsland

The Melbourne Staff Band (Bandmaster Ken Waterworth) visited the Gippsland area of Victoria for its first away weekend of the year, 2 - 3 March 2013. The trip took them to Traralgon Corps and Morwell Corps.   Read more

A Musical Feast for Lent

On Sunday, 24 February 2013, the Boscombe Corps held A Musical Feast for Lent, taking the congregation on a journey of Scripture readings, songs and items from the Boscombe Band (Bandmaster Dr. Howard J. Evans).   Read more

ISB at Castleford

The weekend of 23 - 24 February 2013 brought the International Staff Band (Bandmaster Dr. Stephen Cobb) to the West Yorkshire town of Castleford for a much-anticipated visit.  Read more