Brass Band News
& Player Vacancies

Lofthouse Continue Winning Run at Buxton

Published in General on 2016-05-09 by Lofthouse Brass Band

More news from

Saturday 8th May saw Lofthouse Brass Band bound for Buxton.

The competition saw five brass bands compete for the North West Spring Festival title.
Set to recreate their 2016 Yorkshire Regional Championships winning performance, the Band put on a fantastic performance of Peter Graham’s The Journal of Phileas Fogg. The adjudicator for the day, Sarah Groarke-Booth, commented ‘It was a great piece to listen to. The winning band played very well, and got the styles just right. The waltz section was my favourite section in the piece and the solo cornet nailed the Spanish style cadenza. Thanks for your performance, this was a great piece to adjudicate.’

The band’s next performance will be on Saturday 14th May at Outwood WMC, 12.30pm for their Grand Prize Draw. FREE ENTRY!

www.lofthousebrassband.org.uk

Source: www.lofthousebrassband.org.uk
Photograph: James D Whitaker - Licence: Copyright 2016
Article tagged: lofthouse, buxton, brass, band, win, winners, champions, yorkshire, spring, festival

More news from
Share the news!
Comment on this article...
comments powered by Disqus

Brass Band CDs

Publish Your Press Release

There are two simple ways to publish your brass band related press releases on Empty Chairs:

  1. Sign up for a free account to self publish, or
  2. Send the release to press@emptychairs.co.uk and we will publish it for you.

Contact Details

Call

07876 800929


Links

Band News

Location
Link to bigger map
Link to bigger map

Vacancies

Lofthouse Brass Band

A 3rd Section band in the Yorkshire region would like an Eb Bass player.

Listed 8 days ago - More Details

Latest News

Sounds Of Brass News

Fantastic news!!!! from Sounds Of Brass!!!! We produce a live weekly 2 hour Brass… read more...

New Moon For Mount Charles Band

The Mount Charles Band are delighted to announce the signing of Tony Moon on… read more...

Middleton Band Presents The Cottontown Chorus

Join us at 7.30pm on Saturday 6th April 2019 at St Michael’s Church, Middleton,… read more...

Pillowell Collect for Food Bank

Pillowell Silver Band are collecting food donations for the Forest of Dean Food Bank… read more...

The most Wonderful Time Of the year

Today's Live Brass Band show Features Rothwell Temperance Band with their CD the Most Wonderful Time… read more...


Vacancies

Brass Band News

About & Admin