Safety & Child Protection
Dave Hollister is MD of the youth band. He has a first class pedigree as a brass musician, teacher and conductor.
The training band and junior band MD is Abie Evans who is a well respected music teacher/conductor and accomplished trombonist.
Term Dates 2018 / 2019
Term 1 starts Friday 7th Sept
no rehearsal on 26th Oct and 2nd Nov
Last rehearsal of term 2 will then be 14th Dec.
Term Three starts 11th Jan
no rehearsal on 22nd Feb.
The last rehearsal of term 4 will be 5th April.
Term 5 starts on 26th April
no rehearsal on 24th and 31st May
last rehearsal of the school year will be 12th July
An annual subscription, payable monthly, is charged to all members:
Single membership of Training or Junior band: £9.
Family membership of Training and Junior bands: £14
Single membership of Youth band: £12
Family membership of Training; Junior; and Youth bands: £17.
There is no membership fee for children attending Starter band.
The subscription is payable by Bankers Standing Order.
We are usually able to provide instruments to children who have no instrument.