DCBBA Festival of Brass

Marske Band participated in the Durham County Brass Band Association Festival of Brass today at East Durham College in Peterlee. The band gave a spirited rendition of ‘Othello’ but unfortunately did not come away with the result we hoped for, finishing 5th out of 6 bands. The adjudicator provided plenty of positive feedback, especially about the soloists: “Horn was...

Marske Brass Band Race Night

Tasked with organising an event to not only raise much needed funds for the band but also to provide the members with an unforgettable night, our organiser extraordinaire – Tasha Gray – came up with the brilliant idea of a race night. We can quite safely say that Tasha succeeded on both counts quite spectacularly. A great night was...

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...