A sampling of several different flavors of flügelhorn solos with brass band accompaniment.
Leading euphonium virtuoso David Childs joins with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales and conductor Bramwell Tovey to present four euphonium concertos by composers Joseph Horovitz, Philip Wilby, Alan Hoddinott and Karl Jenkins.
Every year, on Remembrance Sunday, Regent Hall Corps is privileged to represent the Salvation Army UK Territory at the Cenotaph in Whitehall. Following an impressive march through the streets of London, the corps holds a short service of remembrance for those who gave their lives in the two World Wars and subsequent conflicts. Although this is an annual event, each year has its own emphasis. This year, the nation is commemorating the outbreak of World War I.
On a busy Remembrance Sunday, the Maidstone Band (Bandmaster Nigel Yalden) led the march to the cenotaph, took part in the services there, took part in further services at Brenchley Gardens, and provided music for services at the Royal British Legion Village in Aylesford, where a new Garden of Remembrance was opened.
The 2014 Fall Festival of the Amsterdam Staff Band (Bandmaster Olaf Ritman) included performances by the special guest soloist, Canadian trumpet and cornet virtuoso Robert Venables.
On the weekend of 1 – 2 November 2014, the Bellshill Band (Bandmaster Yvonne Ferguson) visited Sunderland Monkwearmouth. The theme for the weekend, “God’s Promises”, was carried through the music and testimonies of the Bellshill musicians during a Saturday evening festival, Sunday morning worship and a Sunday afternoon praise meeting.