Christchurch Royal British Legion band and ATC Band Support Christchurch Community Celebrations
By blacksteff0 | Monday, March 29, 2010, 16:07
This year, the Royal British Legion Band, Christchurch have been
asked to perform at the Christchurch Community Celebrations. The event
takes place on 29th May 2010.
The band will be playing a
selection of music from their new repertoire, in Saxon Square from
12.30pm until 1.15pm
Their Musical Director, Steff Emmett said
"We are very pleased to have been asked to perform for the Christchurch
Community Celebrations and showcase some of our new repertoire. We are
always keen to support the local community".
"The band is are
seeking new members and anyone interested will be able to come along and
have a listen and come and talk to myself or the players afterwards".
performing at 10am will be the Squadron Band from 171 (Christchurch)
Air Training Corps.
The Air Cadet band started 3 years ago with just
5 member. Now it has swollen to a healthy 14 ! Members range from 13 to
18 and have not had any musical training until joining the band. The
band consists of Bell Lyres and Drums but differs greatly from other
cadet bands because of their incorporation of bugles.