Come and Play with Cory Band | Brass Bands England

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Come and Play with Cory Band

A photo of Cory Band sat in a semicircle performance formation
Saturday, 6 July, 2024 - 14:00 to 17:00
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Barnsley Civic
Hanson St
S70 2HZ Barnsley
United Kingdom

About this event

The mighty Cory Band invites YOU, a brass or percussion player of any age or skill level, to a once-in-a-lifetime experience! Come and Play with the band in a fun and relaxed session. Not only will you enjoy making music, but you’ll also get a behind-the-scenes look at what it takes to perform with one of the best brass bands on the planet, all under the guidance of the charismatic Musical Director Philip Harper. This incredible event is part of Brass Bands England’s “Brass Band Week,” a celebration of brass music happening across the UK. We’re also thrilled to have the support of our major partner, Besson Musical Instruments. Whether you’re in the early stages of your playing, a seasoned pro or haven’t touched your instrument in years, this is for you! We welcome players of all ages, 9 to 90. Dust off your instrument, reignite your passion, and play alongside the Cory Band. Don’t miss this opportunity! Sign Up Today! Planned Schedule (Subject to Change) Arrival from 2:00pm Session 1 – 2:30pm-3:30pm Break and Socialising – 3:30pm-4:30pm Session 2 – 4:00pm-5:00pm Repertoire to include: March – Barnard Castle (Geoff Richards) Myfanwy ​(arr. Kenneth Downie) The Paragon ​(Soloist: Tom Hutchison) Famous British Marches (arr. Gordon Langford)