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Regent Hall Expressions 2016

Regent Hall Band and Belfast Temple Summer School Timbrels, Regent Hall Expressions, October 2016

Expressions is an annual concert held at Regent Hall Corps in central London. It heralds the start of the Brass Arts Festival. The brainchild of Bandmaster Steve Hanover, the event is now in its 14th year. Participants this year included Sue Blyth, her daugther Abigail Johnson, vocal group Four Hymn, Regent Hall Band (Bandmaster Steve Hanover), Regent Hall Songsters (Songster Leader Mark Walton), and the Belfast Temple Summer School Timbrels.  Read more

Regent Hall Remembrance Sunday

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.   Read more

Expressions 2014

Held this year on 9 October, the annual Expressions concert at Regent Hall is the brainchild of Bandmaster Steve Hanover. It heralds the start of the Brass Arts Festival, which complements the National Brass Band Championships. This year, guests for the evening were Majors Leonard and Heather Ballantine, and Charlie Green, vocal soloist.  Read more

Staff Songsters Weekend at Regent Hall

The International Staff Songsters (Songster Leader Dorothy Nancekievill) visited Regent Hall Corps on the weekend of 5 – 6 April 2014, with a vocal workshop and festival on Saturday, and worship and and afternoon festival on Sunday.   Read more

Regent Hall Supports Carol Concert

On Monday evening, 25 November 2013, Regent Hall Band participated in the Salvation Army’s Annual Carol Concert at Royal Albert Hall. Other participants included the International Staff Songsters, vocalist Lee Mead, a timbrel brigade combining performers from Staines and Regent Hall, actress Hannah Gordon, worship group Takasa (whose eldest member is 95) and celebrity chef Brian Turner (a former Salvationist).  Read more

Memorable Remembrance Weekend for Regent Hall

Remembrance Weekend, 9 – 10 November 2013, was a memorable one at Regent Hall Corps. In addition to the long-anticipated visit of the Sunderland Millfield Songsters (Songster Leader Peter Laing), the weekend also featured the annual march to the National Cenotaph in Whitehall.  Read more

Regent Hall and the Queen

It was a privilege for the Regent Hall Band (Bandmaster Stephen Hanover) to participate in the celebrations at the Fortnum and Mason store on Piccadilly on 1 March 2012.  Read more

Regent Hall Band on "The Hour"

The Regent Hall Band (Bandmaster Stephen Hanover) is often asked to take part in interesting events, but being a part of a scene in an episode of “The Hour” is one of the more unusual ones.   Read more