Spring Festival

Garry AmbroseEvents

The band will be presenting, with Enfield Songsters, its annual Spring Festival.

This event is to be held in Enfield Baptist Church, Cecil Rd, Enfield EN2 6TG and will start at 7:00pm

Tickets for this event are priced at £5 & £3 for concessions and can be either be purchased on the door or reserving them by emailing the corps: enfield@salvationarmy.org.uk 

This year our guest soloist will be Matthew Stein a Cornet/Trumpet soloist from New Zealand who grew up playing cornet in the Wellington South Salvation Army corps. He progressed through the junior and senior bands as Principal Cornet and went on to become their bandmaster at age 19.

As a soloist, Matthew has performed with ensembles including, Royal New Zealand Navy Band, Salvation Army National Youth Band, and the National Secondary Schools Brass Band. He also spent four years as Principal Cornet of Wellington Brass Band, leading them to four consecutive national titles, one Australian national title, and an appearance at the British Open (2016). Matthew has worked with a wide range musical ensembles in New Zealand including the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Royal New Zealand Air Force Band, and the National Brass Band of New Zealand. In 2014, he was the Principal Trumpet of the National Youth Orchestra of New Zealand and in the same year won the New Zealand Cornet Championship.