Band News

WINCANTON SILVER BAND

Bringing music to the local community

 

 

 

Band News

Everyone is welcome to come along, but at the moment we are looking for Solo Cornet, Eb and Bb Bases and Percussion. Please contact us for details.

 

Band play at their first contest for 4 years

 

The Band braved the wet weather to play at Exmouth Band Festival on 3rd September. Playing a varied programe the adjudicators were particularly complementary about a piece called Ejala. The band came 10th overall.

 

Sponsoring the Band

 

The Band is looking for local business sponsors to support the band. If you run a local business we would love to hear from you. Please contact us by email or through our contact page. Thank you

 

Band wins award

 

The band were given the Wincanton community award in 2014 as recognition of the support it gives to the local community.

 

Musical Director Award

 

Congratulations to David Shave who won the Musical Director Award which was presented for the first time this year.

 

Band Person of the Year

 

Congratulations also goes to David Shave who was voted Band Person of the Year, by band members, at our recent Christmas concert.

 

Band Support Air Ambulance

 

The band held a concert on 1st May at Wincanton Memorial Hall and handed over a cheque for over £200 for the local air ambulance.