Tag Archives: Derek Dunn

Fellowship Band Concert in Bognor Regis

The Solent Fellowship Band (Bandmaster Dan Redhead) presented a concert at Opengate Baptist Church, Bognor Regis, on Friday, 5 May 2017. A near-capacity crowd welcomed the band in the modern, spacious church with excellent acoustics.  Read more

Bell Canto and Solent Fellowship Band in Concert

On Friday 31st October 2014, the Solent Fellowship Band (Bandmaster John Bird) and Bell Canto Hayling Island U3A handbell team (Conductor Derek Dunn) presented the third in a series of Bells and Brass concerts, held bi-annually in St. Mary’s Church, Hayling Island.   Read more

Burns Night at Botley

Built a year before Queen Victoria became the monarch, the All Saints Church in Botley was the venue for the Solent Fellowship Band (Bandmaster John Bird) in their first outing of 2013.   Read more

Solent Fellowship Band Completes Trilogy

The Solent Fellowship Band (Bandmaster John Bird) played the last of a trilogy of late autumn programs at Gosport on 10 Nov 2012. Once again, the band demonstrated a flexible approach to differing acoustics, having in recent weeks played in a 12th-century church, a large hall at a major corps and a more compact accommodation at a smaller corps.   Read more

Annual Concert at Portsmouth Citadel

Each autumn, the Solent Fellowship Band (Bandmaster John Bird) gives a Sunday evening concert at Portsmouth Citadel in appreciation of the corps allowing the use of the main hall and other facilities for rehearsals and the occasional social event.   Read more

Bells and Brass II

On Friday, 19 October 2012, the Solent Fellowship Band (Bandmaster John Bird) held its second Bells and Brass concert at the Priory Church of St. Marys, Hayling Island.   Read more

Charity Concert at St. Mary's, Hayling Island

On Friday, 17 June 2011, the Solent Fellowship Band (Conductor John Bird), together with hand-bell choir Bell Canto (Musical Director Derek Dunn), presented a charity concert at St. Mary's Church, Hayling Island.  Read more