Pangbourne College Brass Day 2016

Garry AmbroseNews

The band were pleased to be invited and take part in the Pangbourne College Brass day on Sunday 31 January 2016.

The programme featured a variety of music and soloists. As well as soloists from Pangbourne College, we were pleased to have James Fountain who is now Principal Trumpet with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

Here we see our first view of the venue and Polly Buckle preparing to sell  CDs that are still available via this website.

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The programme of the event, which was compered by Brian Turner, can be found here.

The finale featured the 1812 overture, complete with pyrotechnics provided by Just FX. A sense of the effect and occasion created can be seen in the short video on our Facebook page provuded by Bandmaster Jobathan Corry.

The lasting effects of that performance can still to be seen as the band concluded with Red shield as can seen in this short video clip provided by Rachel Gunilla.

Further photos of the event will be published as soon as they are available.

A news article from 4barsrest.com can be seen from this link.