Middleton band's 140th celebrations will culminate on 1st October with a reunion event for all past and present members and associates to catch up and celebrate being part of Middleton Band’s 140 years!
The band have had an amazing 140th year so far and have celebrated with some really special events such as releasing a new CD, an updated logo, updated walking out uniforms, a short film commission, a concert with Neo Brass band and most recently a tour to the Isle of Man.
The reunion event will comprise of a formal evening at Middleton Arena including a champagne reception, 3 Course Dinner and short performances from both the Youth Band and the Middleton Band. The latter will be performing the piece Perseverance, which was commissioned by the Band and composed by ex-player and current Musical Director Andrew Baker, to celebrate the 140th Anniversary and also features on the band's most recent CD, 'Perseverance'.
The celebration will then be closed with some dancing, with music provided by a live band, especially booked for the anniversary.