Emily the Acrobat

Our rising star trombone player, 12 year old Emily Nicolas performed “The Acrobat” a well known trombone solo, as part of the Acrobat Challenge. This is a social network appeal in aid of Stephen Sykes, a young trombone player who is suffering from cancer. The appeal, which is based on[…]

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Prizes and Promotion

On 18 March the band achieved an historical first by securing promotion to the First Section in the National Brass Band Championships. At the annual regional contest in Stevenage, the band played a piece entitled Rhapsody in Brass, winning second place and also the trophy for the best trombone section.[…]

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40 Year Milestone

On 10 March the band celebrated a milestone event – 40 years since the band was reformed after the Second World War. To mark the event, a special cake was baked and iced, then consumed by band members. Band member Rod Stevens, who joined the reformed band in 1977, cut[…]

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Boodlum Band Fundraiser

on Saturday 28th January 2017. Why not shake off those January blues with an entertaining evening of music and comedy. Our Fundraiser event features Ian English and The Boodlum Band with their quirky style of most entertaining music. Describing themselves as the ‘oldest boy band in the business’ gives you[…]

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Brass Band Christmas

It’s not a proper Christmas without the sound of traditional brass band carols. Come to our Christmas Concert on 11 December for an afternoon of festive music, featuring all three of our bands. We also have a busy season at many local events, bringing Christmas cheer to our community. We[…]

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Our Bandroom Plans

Our plans to build a new bandroom are progressing well and we expect to submit a formal planning application early in the New Year. To help us finalise the plans we would welcome feedback on any aspects. You can provide comments on-line by filling in the form below, or come[…]

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Remembrance Day

The band will be helping to commemorate Remembrance Sunday again this year, with a full band at the Memorial Gardens ceremony and then at the St Mary’s Church service on Sunday 13 November. We are also providing a bugle player to sound the last post at Winchmore Hill and at[…]

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When does £10 = £20 ?

When does £10 become £20? – When you make a donation to our bandroom appeal, the government will match donations of up to £10 until the matching fund runs out. This is made possible via the LocalGiving Grow your Tenner Scheme. The band has a vision to expand our bands,[…]

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Euphonium Star David Childs wows Audience

The 200 strong audience at the Elgiva Theatre had a real treat at Amersham Band’s annual MusicFest concert which featured an international star soloist, David Childs, on Euphonium. The concert, now in its sixth year, was established to showcase local community music groups and has traditionally included a well known[…]

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MusicFest and MasterClass

The band is hosting two great events in one day, Saturday 15th October, both of which feature world-renowned euphonium player, David Childs. The band’s annual Community MusicFest concert will be held at the Elgiva Theatre in Chesham and will showcase David as guest soloist and also features the Beacon Voices[…]

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