The Flint Citadel Band (Bandmaster Matthew Rowland) held its 81st annual Thanksgiving Concert on Saturday, 23 November 2013 at Whiting Auditorium. Three members of the New York Staff Band, Christopher Ward (soprano cornet), Timothy Ward (tenor horn) and Simon Morton (E♭ bass), were the special guests.
Month: December 2013
Open Rehearsal in Birmingham
Birmingham Citadel Band (Bandmaster Gavin Lamplough) hosted its annual open rehearsal, with a number of visitors joining in for the first time, on Thursday, 21 November 2013.
Remembrance in Norwich
Remembrance Sunday is always a busy day for the Norwich Citadel Band (Bandmaster Richard Woodrow) and this year was no different.
General Series Band Journal, December 2013
This volume of the General Series features works by Steven Ponsford, Paul Sharman and Stephen Bulla.
The Smoke That Thunders
A musical description of the journey that led David Livingstone to discover Victoria Falls.
A new arrangement by Darius Battiwalla of the classic carol.
Bellshill Weekend in Guisborough
The Bellshill Band (Bandmaster Yvonne Ferguson) traveled to Guisborough for a ministry weekend, 16 – 17 November 2013. The weekend included a Saturday evening festival, Sunday morning worship, a march of witness and open air meeting, and an afternoon praise concert.
Birmingham to Norwich for Ministry Weekend
On the weekend of 16 – 17 November 2013, the Birmingham Citadel Band (Bandmaster Gavin Lamplough) made the long journey to Norwich for a ministry weekend at Norwich Citadel.
Opportunity for a World Premiere
Dave Collins has recently completed a new concert prelude based on the hymn tune “Sine Nomine” and is looking for a band to premiere the work.
Canadian Staff Band Fall Festival
On 16 November 2013, the Canadian Staff Band (Bandmaster John Lam) welcomed the Eastern Michigan Divisional Band (Bandmaster Tom Hanton) and the Ontario Central East Youth Chorus (Leader Cathie Koehnen) to Scarborough Citadel for their annual Fall Festival concert.