The band will be performing a special concert with the extraordinary young percussionist Elliott Gaston-Ross on 2nd May 2015 at Kirkham Grammar School. You may have seen him performing on TV in 2014 throughout the BBC Young Musician of the Year competition. 80 more words
Freckleton Band placed 2nd in the Northwest Area Championships (1st Section) and qualify for the National Finals later this year. Congratulations to Paul Dalton and the band whose hard work delivered a fantastic result in a highly competitive contest.
The band have been busy bees since Christmas preparing for the Northwest Area Championship contest which takes place tomorrow at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool. An intense period of sectional and full-band rehearsals on Philip Sparke’s 40 more words
For those of you that don’t know, 3 or 4 years ago the band was recorded at Kirkham Grammar School by a touring band from America and that recording, along with a Christmas CD we gave them gets played across America from time to time. 408 more words