Brass Band World review of High Peak

Garry AmbroseNews

The band are grateful to Peter Bale for the review of our recent CD High Peak in Brass Band World and the interview with John Ward.

Pre Contest Festival 2018

Garry AmbroseNews

The band are pleased to announce a return to St John’s Smith Square, London for our annual Precontest Festival. This year we are delighted to feature James Fountain (Cornet/Trumpet) as our soloist. Under the leadership of Bandmaster Don Jenkins, we will also be featuring the music of Major Martin Cordner, one of the Salvation Army’s leading composers. Martin will conduct … Read More

SA Bandsman review of Bandmaster James Williams MBE

Garry AmbroseNews

The band have been pleased with the reviews of our recent concert to celebrate the life and music of Bandmaster James Williams MBE which was published in SA Bandsman and other brass band media. We are indebted to Malcolm Quinn and Andrew Wainwright for the article in the SA Bandsmen which is now available to download here. For regular copies of … Read More

Guest soloist for Spring Festival

Garry AmbroseNews

The band are pleased to announce that Matthew Stein will be the guest soloist at our Spring Festival this year. Matthew grew up playing cornet in the Wellington South Salvation Army, New Zealand. He progressed through the junior and senior bands as Principal Cornet and went on to become bandmaster of the Wellington South Band at age 19. He holds … Read More

Brass Band World review

Garry AmbroseNews

The band are grateful to Peter Bale for his review of the concert to celebrate the life and music of Bandmaster James Williams MBE.