2008

Garry AmbroseNews

December 2008 A new CD is now available from Enfield Citadel Young Peoples’ Band. Entitled More than a Song, the CD features a range of items for small band including a number of solos. The YP Band has excelled in recent years, under the able leadership of YP Bandleader Nicholas Samuel, and a number of the older members are now … Read More

2007

Garry AmbroseNews

October 2007 The Annual Pre-Contest Festival 2007 marked the retirement of Peter Moore, pictured left, the band’s longest serving member. Peter joined the band, then Tottenham, in 1959 and has been a valued member of the bass section since that date. Bandmaster Blyth paid tribute to Peter’s loyal and committed service and to his wife, Pat, who has supported Peter … Read More

2006

Garry AmbroseNews

December 2006 We are pleased to welcome Jonathan Byfield back into the bass section of the band. Jonathan Cooke has left the band due to travelling difficulties. October 2006 Six members of our young peoples’ band, Josh Byfield, Simon Hicks, Ben Horton, Alexander Price, James Shepherd and Adam Whitehead, have been commissioned as senior bandsmen and have taken their places … Read More

2005

Garry AmbroseNews

August 2005 New Bandmaster to be appointed Andrew Blyth is to be the next bandmaster of Enfield Citadel Band. He will take up his new appointment during the weekend of 15-16 October when the legendary James Williams MBE retires after a remarkable period of 44 years’ service. Profiles of some band members are now available on the Meet the Band … Read More

2004

Garry AmbroseNews

December 2004 Andrew Hicks has left the band, having moved to the Bristol area. We wish him well for the future. October 2004 The band has released two new CDs The Essential James Williams MBE A CD of music chosen by Bandmaster James Williams MBE to represent his 60 years’ association with the Tottenham and Enfield Citadel Bands, featuring tracks … Read More