Category: Concerts

End of Summer Concert

On a glorious sunny afternoon in Saltburn, Marske Brass Band performed the final concert of the summer to a packed audience. Under the baton of guest conductor Vaughan Evans, the band showcased three of our finest soloists: Soprano Cornet, Ceridwen Heaney; Principal Cornet, James Chisholm and Solo Trombone, Kaye Robertson. All three played to the highest standard impressing the...

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.

Christmas Last Night of The Proms

Marske Brass Band performed a Christmas concert with a twist tonight at Middlesbrough Bowling Club.Combining a lively combination of Christmas classics and music from the Last Night of the Proms, the band played to a brilliant audience who sang with gusto and joined in the fun banter with the band and Alun in particular (who excelled himself with his...

Saltburn Bandstand End of Season Concert

Today the band played the end of season concert at Saltburn Bandstand. Showcasing no less than five soloists, including Amy Merser who is just ten years old, the band’s performance was warmly received by an enthusiastic audience. Alun was, once again, on top form with many jokes both old and new! Soprano player Keith Morley played his last concert...

Saltburn Bandstand Concert

Marske performed to a packed audience at Saltburn Bandstand today. There was standing room only as grey clouds cleared allowing the sun to escape making the concert most pleasurable. The concert featured three excellent soloists today: Principal Cornet James Chisholm who gave a beautiful rendition of the Someone Cares Principal Eb Bass Connor Gray whose performance of The Bass...

In Remembrance of the Fallen of WW1

Together with the Tuned In Drama Group and the Topline Youth Choir, Marske Band performed in remembrance of those that gave the ultimate sacrifice in the First World War. In front of a packed audience, including the Mayor of Redcar and the Local member of Parliament, the Topline Youth Choir sang a selection of songs from the war years...

Marske Hall Summer Fete

On a wonderful warm and sunny day Marske Band was proud to play again at the Leonard Cheshire Disability Home Marske Hall annual Summer Fete. A good crowd enjoyed the band’s playing together with the many stalls, ice creams, fun and games and of course the glorious sunshine!

World War 1 Remembrance Concert

Marske Brass Band was honoured to participate in the Saltburn First World War Commemorations today. The band performed a concert at the entrance to the pier, playing a selection of music from the war years. Our friends in the Cleveland Police Band played in the morning and Marske took to the ‘stage’ in the afternoon. There were many other...

Marske Band Opens the Summer Saltburn Bandstand Concert Season

Marske were the first band to perform on Saltburn bandstand today opening the 2014 summer concert season. An appreciative audience enjoyed the music and the lovely, warm weather. The soloists in particular played very well – Solo Euphonium Sue Merser and Principal Cornet James Chisholm. The band will be returning to play at the bandstand on Sunday September 7th....

Joyce Conducts The Band

Marske Brass Band performed on Saltburn bandstand to a large and appreciative audience today. The concert was particularly notable not only for the quality of the music but also because the band had a very special guest conductor. Saltburn resident Joyce Kane conducted the band in a stirring rendition of ‘Lily The Pink’ as a special pre-90th birthday treat...