Monthly Archives: March 2015

March 2015

Junior and Youth Band Spring Concert 2015

March 28th, 2015|

This year at our annual Spring Concert, we were delighted to invited internationally renowned Euphonium player David Thornton to help inspire players from both our bands with some stunningly intricate playing. As well as our photo’s in the gallery, William, Youth Bands soprano cornet player, captures the whole event perfectly below:

… The SHYBB Spring Concert […]

Junior Band at Darkstar

March 21st, 2015|

Here at St Helens Youth Brass Band, we are pleased to see some fine young brass stars of the future coming up through the ranks in our Junior Band … and one Saturday after rehearsals, as a reward, we packed them all off for a fun laser tag event at ‘Darkstar’. One of our […]

Brass and Percussion Lessons

March 1st, 2015|

Our initiative to bring in more brass and percussion tutors is really helping to improve personal playing standards and to encourage our young people to fulfil their musical ambition. The Saturday morning sessions either replace or help develop what they may already be doing privately or in school. The lessons are £10 for a […]