Tag Archives: Kenneth Downie

Brass for GOSH Launched

The London Central Fellowship Band (Bandmaster David Rudd) launched their latest recording with a concert at Regent Hall on 17 November 2018. Just under 300 people were in attendance for a fantastic night of music-making, raising funds for the Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) Charity. All of the profits realized by Citadel Promotions, the producers, will benefit the hospital charity, leading to the title of the recording, Brass for GOSH.  Read more

Solent Fellowship Band 20th Anniversary Dinner

On 22 October 2016, the night after a successful concert at Hayling Island, the Solent Fellowship Band held a dinner in celebration of the band’s 20th anniversary. Some 56 or so current and former members, with their partners, sat down in lovely surroundings at the Southampton Sholing Corps.  Read more

Evening Song

Evening Song, by Kenneth Downie, recalls an old, and now rarely used, melody by William Kirkpatrick with words by pioneer Salvationist musician Fred Fry.  Read more

American Band Journal 72

The Spring 2014 edition of the American Band Journal features four Easter items. Arrangements by Kenneth Downie, Harold Burgmayer, Dorothy Gates and Glenn Welch.  Read more

Dance Music

This music is a suite in four movements. The ever-changing spirit of the dance is reflected in the contrasting styles of each movement, ranging from the gentle lullaby to more boisterous and lively moods.  Read more