On Saturday, 22 September 2018, the Worthing Citadel Band (Bandmaster Alan Slator), Worthing Citadel Songsters (Songster Leader Wendy McDaniel), and the Community Spirit Choir presented a “Last Night of the Proms Concert” in aid of “The Big Collection”. Special guest for the evening was Ira Thomas, Regional Music Specialist for the West Malling Region.
Month: September 2018
Fellowship Band Supports South London Celebration
On Saturday, 15 September 2018, the South London Fellowship Band (Bandmaster Darrell Scholes) was at William Booth College in support of the South London Division’s Celebration weekend. The day included an outdoor concert and support of the afternoon Celebration meeting.
Salvo Brass New Season and Personnel Updates
Salvo Brass (Musical Director John Broadhurst) met for its first rehearsal of the season on 7 September 2018. The band also reports a few personnel changes.
17th Set in Two-Part Hymn Series Released
The 17th set in our Two-Part Hymn Series has been released. This is the fifth set in Part 2 of the series and brings the total number of tunes to 170 (120 in Part 1 and 50 in Part 2). These simple two-part arrangements are free to download and use. Parts are provided for C, B♭, E♭, F, and bass clef instruments.
The Sounding Joy (La Son de la Joie)
The 2018 edition of the Canada and Bermuda Territory’s Christmas compilation, featuring performers from around the Territory.
ISB Begins Rehearsals for New Season
The ISB (Bandmaster Dr. Stephen Cobb) began rehearsals for the new season on 5 September 2018. The band welcomed some new members, acknowledged the service of departing members, and welcomed visitor and former member Major George Whittingham.
Celebrate! 50 Years of the Flowers Band
Anniversary recording from the Flowers Band, principal conductor David Childs.
Himes at Flint Rehearsal
The Flint Citadel Band (Bandmaster Matthew Rowland) was happy to welcome home Bandmaster William Himes for their season-opening rehearsal.
NYSB Starts Season with Welcome of Cadets
The New York Staff Band (Bandmaster Derek Lance) began their 2018-2019 season by supporting the welcome of the cadets of the Messengers of the Kingdom Session at Centennial Memorial Temple on 7 September 2018.
Christmas Collection is a newly revised carol book with original, additional, and rearranged carols from New Christmas Praise as well as ten extended pieces. This recording features some of the available carols, performed by the International Staff Band and Black Dyke Band.