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Tovey Leads Open Rehearsal

Bramwell Tovey conducts an open rehearsal of the Chicago Staff Band

On Thursday, 23 March 2017, the Metropolitan Division Music and Arts Department, in conjunction with the USA Central Territorial Music and Gospel Arts Department hosted an open rehearsal with the Chicago Staff Band (Bandmaster Dr. Harold Burgmayer) led by Grammy Award-winning conductor Bramwell Tovey.  Read more

Evans and Starkes Featured at Govan Band Weekend

Govan Band Weekend May 2016

The Govan Band (Bandmaster Chic Ramsay) welcomed Bandmaster Dr. Howard J. Evans and euphonium soloist John Starkes, both of Boscombe Band, as special guests for Band Weekend, 27 – 29 May 2016. Dr. Evans is well-known in Salvation Army and wider brass circles as an outstanding conductor, trainer, pianist, and composer. Starkes is familiar with Govan, having attended the corps for several years prior to his relocation to Bournemouth.   Read more

German Staff Band 25th Anniversary

In October 2014, the German Staff Band (Bandmaster Heinrich Schmidt) continued its celebration of 25 years of service with an anniversary event in Wellingbüttel, a district of Hamburg. The event included rehearsal and fellowship with former members and an anniversary concert.  Read more

Blyth Visits Fellowship Band Rehearsal

The Solent Fellowship Band (Bandmaster John Bird) was delighted to welcome Bandmaster Andrew Blyth, Assistant Territorial Music Director, to lead a rehearsal on 23 June 2014.  Read more

Southern Territorial Band in Florida

The Southern Territorial Band (Bandmaster Nick Simmons-Smith) visited Florida 5 – 8 March 2014 in support of the Salvation Army Retired Officers Association (SAROA). The band provided concerts and led worship on Sunday morning at Lakeland Corps.  Read more

Birmingham Citadel Open Rehearsal

Birmingham Citadel Band (Bandmaster Gavin Lamplough) held its first open rehearsal of 2014 on Thursday, 13 March 2014. Over 80 musicians gathered for the twice-yearly “rehearsal with a difference”.  Read more

Open Rehearsal in Birmingham

Birmingham Citadel Band (Bandmaster Gavin Lamplough) hosted its annual open rehearsal, with a number of visitors joining in for the first time, on Thursday, 21 November 2013.  Read more

National Capital Band Begins Season

The National Capital Band (Bandmaster Dr. Steve Kellner) officially began its 2013 – 2014 season in its traditional fashion with a retreat at Camp Happyland. The members of the band gathered on the evening of Friday, 6 September 2013 for a time of musical and spiritual preparation for the upcoming season.  Read more