News for: June 2016

Junior Band Summer Concert

The Beginners (Junior) Band played beautifully this afternoon at Saltburn bandstand. The weather was kind – the rain held off – and the audience enjoyed the well structured programme which was played with the youthful enthusiasm that has become the hallmark of this talented group of players.

Cakes All Round – Thank You Helen!

The band was in for a wonderful surprise tonight when our first horn player, Helen Peacock, turned up with a delicious tray of cakes in celebration of the trophy win at the Ripon Contest. Not only a brilliant horn player, but an exceptional baker is there no end to this amazing woman’s talents? Fairy cakes (spelling out ‘Congratualtions Marske...

Marske Wins Best Hymn Trophy At Ripon Contest

Today Marske Brass Band competed in the annual Ripon Brass Band Contest which is held in the magnificent cathedral. The band was awarded the trophy for best hymn performance for the rendition of “When The Stars Begin To Fall”. Special mention must go to the band’s Soprano Cornet Superstar Ceridwen Heaney who played the solo “Let me Try Again”...