Enfield Remembrance Service
Sunday, 12th November, 2017
The band will be taking part in the Enfield Remembrance Service.
Sunday, 15th October, 2017
Our annual “at home” Band Sunday at Enfield Salvation Army, Churchbury Lane.
The meeting will be led by Commissioners Robert and Janine Donaldson who have recently been appointed to IHQ. The Commissioners originate from Wellington, New Zealand where the Commissioner Robert Donaldson was a keen bandsman.
125th Anniversary Pre Contest Festival
Friday, 13th October, 2017
This year the band celebrates its 125th anniversary. To help mark this occasion our annual Pre Contest Festival returns to Regent Hall, 275 Oxford St, London W1C 2DJ.
Details of our special guest and the ticket arrangements can be found here.
Enfield Corps Community Day
Sunday, 11th June, 2017
The band will be taking part in the Corps’ Community Day celebration.
Bristol Easton – concert
Saturday, 10th June, 2017
The band will be visiting Bristol Easton as part of their 125th anniversary. The concert, which starts at 7:00pm, is to be held the Salvation Army hall, Hassell Drive, Bristol BS2 0AN.
Tickets are priced at £5 and can be purchased either by contacting Steve Jenkins on 07766 137139, emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or on the door.
Saturday, 13th May, 2017
This concert, which is to be held at the Methodist Church, 34B South Street, Bishops Stortford CM23 3AZ, is to support the work of the Bible Society.
Saturday, 01st April, 2017
Our Annual Spring Festival returns to St Andrews Church, Plough Hill, Cuffley Herts EN6 4DR
The programme, which will start at 7:00pm, will also feature Enfield Songsters.
Our guest soloist is Tom Nielsen who in September 2014 won a place to study trumpet and Cornet with Andrew Mitchell at the Junior Guildhall School of Music and Drama having started playing under the tutelage of his father Carl, 5 years earlier. He is currently a solo cornet player and soloist in the Croydon Citadel Salvation Army Band and has been featured regularly as a soloist in his own right with Salvation Army bands around the UK and in Europe.
Also in 2014, Tom attended the Salvation Army’s Territorial Youth Band course and a year later became and still remains, principal cornet of the band. In 2016 he attended his first course with the National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain during which he qualified for the final of the Harry Mortimer solo competition and won the Philip McCann cornet award.
Tom is a Besson Junior Artist and plays a Besson Sovereign BE928GT cornet.
Away from music, he is an avid fan of James Bond and Star Wars films and a keen Newcastle United supporter.
Tickets are now available at £10 which will include light refreshments.
70th Pre Contest Festival
Friday, 07th October, 2016
The band will be presenting its 70th annual Pre Contest Festival in St Pancras Church, Euston Road, London, NW1 2BA on Friday 7 October. The church is opposite and within easy walking distance of Euston station. Euston Square, St Pancras and Kings Cross stations are also nearby. Parking restrictions do apply in the area and should be taken into account if you are considering driving to this event.
The programme will start at 7:45pm.
We are pleased that Owen Farr (Tenor Horn) will be our guest soloist for this event.
Tickets are now available via this website priced at £10 each. Tickets are numbered but this is not a seat number. Payment is via a PayPal account and tickets can be printed at home and which you should bring with you to the concert.
Brian Turner CBE, chef/restaurateur will compere this years event.
We look forward to seeing you at this event.
Concert at Long Melford
Saturday, 01st October, 2016
The band will be presenting a programme of music in Holy Trinity church, Long Melford CO10 9DL on Saturday 1 October starting at 7:oopm.
Tickets, which are available on the door, will be priced at £5.
Concert at Croydon Citadel
Saturday, 02nd July, 2016
This concert, which forms part of the Croydon Citadel Band weekend, is being held in Croydon Citadel – Booth Road, Croydon, Surrey, CR0 1XY.
The programme is due to start at 7:00pm
Ticket prices will be announced once they have been confirmed.
Concert at Woodford
Saturday, 11th June, 2016
This concert, which is taking place in George Lane Baptist Church, South Woodford, E18 1LW, is being presented on behalf of Woodford Citadel and starts at 7:00pm.
They are raising funds for a school in Uganda with whom a member of their congregation has a connection.
Tickets, which will be available in due course, will cost £5.
Directions can be found on the church website.
Concert at Lealands School, Luton
Saturday, 07th May, 2016
The band will be giving a concert in Lealands High School, Sundon Park Road, Luton, LU3 3AL with the school choir and starts at 7:00pm.
Tickets, which will cost £3, will be available from the School office after 25 April 2016.
Directions to the school are available on the schools website.
Saturday, 09th April, 2016
The bands annual Spring Festival will be held at St Peters Church, Barnet Road, Arkley, Barnet EN5 3FJ.
The programme will feature our own soloists and include items by Enfield Citadel Songsters, led by Andrew Lofthouse.
Refreshments will be available during the interval.
There is no charge for entry but there will be a Retiring Collection for both Church and Salvation Army funds.
Directions to the venue can be found on the church website.
Open band rehearsal
Friday, 05th February, 2016
The band will be holding an open rehearsal on Friday 5th February for former bandsmen or interested players who would like to come along listen or join in the rehearsal.
You will be aware that the bands repertoire ranges from pieces such as Ken Downie’s “In Perfect Peace” and “Purcell Variations” to Ray Steadman-Allen’s “In Quiet Pastures”, “The Lord is King!” and “On Ratcliff Highway”. The latter was recently used as a 1st Section testpiece. For those of you wishing to come and join in the rehearsal, which you are most welcome to, you will appreciate that a playing standard equivalent to ABRSM Grade7/8 would be helpful to ensure you get the most from the rehearsal.
Please let us know if you would if you intend to attend and which instrument you play, via the Contact Us page, so that we can ensure that we have sufficient chairs and music. We would be pleased to see all who would like to come along.
Enfield Corps Carol Service
Sunday, 20th December, 2015
Enfield Community Christmas Celebration
Sunday, 13th December, 2015
The band will be taking part in this annual community event.
Enfield Childrens Concert
Friday, 20th November, 2015
Remembrance Day Parade 2015
Sunday, 08th November, 2015
Funeral of Peter Moore
Friday, 16th October, 2015
The funeral of Peter Moore is to take place at 11:30 on Friday 16 October at The Salvation Army, Churchbury Lane, Enfield. The service will be conducted by General Shaw Clifton (R), a former corps officer at Enfield.
This will be followed by a service of committal at the Crematorium.