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  • New Musical Director
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  •  Date Posted: Tue, 20 Oct 2020
    New Musical Director
    We are pleased to announce the appointment of Peter Woodrow as our New Musical Director.  Peter brings with him a wealth of musical knowledge and experience of playing with brass bands at a very high level.  We wish him every success and look forward to working with him once we are able to get out and about again.
  • Supporting the Local Community
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  •  Date Posted: Sun, 12 Jul 2020
    Supporting the Local Community
    We were contacted by a local care home who this year are doing bucket lists for their residents. Mr Bird who used to play with the band many years ago and also with the RAF really wanted to hear a brass band again. So a few of us went and gave him his own private concert ?? thank you for having us and letting us give back to the community ??
     
  • Easingwold March contest 2019
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  •  Date Posted: Sun, 12 Jul 2020
    Easingwold March contest 2019
    MD Robin and Vice President Dorothy show off the trophy awarded to the Band as the Best 3rd Section Band at the Easingwold contest on the 1st June 2019
     
  • CD
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  •  Date Posted: Sun, 12 Jul 2020
    CD
    During 2016 , the band set about the large task of recording a CD, containing a range of pieces which would be featured during our 2016/17 programs.  Over the course of the weekend, the main band and training band put in lots of effort, with a very positive outcome.

    If you are interested in our CD, you can speak to any band member or alternatively send us a cheque and we will post one to you.
     
  • Utsavan! A Celebration
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  •  Date Posted: Sun, 12 Jul 2020
    Utsavan! A Celebration
    Saturday 15th July 2017 saw us in the Milton Rooms, Malton to perform with award winning composer Shri Sriram.  We performed a piece of music commissioned especially for us, Swinton Groove, composed by Shri and arranged for brass band by Andrew Castle, son of well known TV celebrity the late Roy Castle.  Also involved with the concert, playing pieces written especially for them were the Thornton-le-Dale Ukeleles and the Malton based Harmonia Ladies Choir.
     
  • Brassed off
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  •  Date Posted: Sun, 12 Jul 2020
    Brassed off
    Every member or supporter of brass bands has seen and enjoyed the film 'Brassed Off'. So when we were approached by the Easingwold Town Band to join them in a stage production we jumped at the chance. April 2018 saw a hectic round of rehearsals culminating in four performances in the Galtres Centre in Easingwold, playing to a full house each night. A completely new venture for our members, everyone found the experience great fun and very rewarding
     



 
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