2010

Garry AmbroseNews

December 2010 It is with great sadness that we report the promotion to glory of John Hill, a loyal and long-serving member of the band. John joined the band in 1964 playing flugel horn for over 20 years before moving to tenor horn for a further 15. During this time he also served as a hard working and highly efficient … Read More

2009

Garry AmbroseNews

October 2009 The band’s latest recording Classically Enfield is released this month. As the name suggests, this is a CD of arrangements of well-known excerpts from the classical repertoire and features soloists Christopher Deacon and Dudley Bright, Salvationists who are also active in the orchestral world. September 2009 We are pleased to welcome three new members to the band. Paul … Read More

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

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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