Band News

Some Sad News

With sadness, the band learnt today that our president, Professor John Gittus, has passed away.  Despite having no playing connection to the band, Professor Gittus and his family have been staunch supporters of the band for many years, leading to him being given the honorary role of President.  He will be missed by the band Read More …

Making Music with the Valentines

On Saturday, the band were privileged to be asked to perform with the Kidderminster Valentines at Kidderminster Town Hall.  A rousing program from both groups filled with music from stage and screen, from Gershwin to Pirates of the Caribbean to Snow Patrol, there was something for everyone.  There were a few joint items, including Anthem Read More …

Farewell to Pete

A bittersweet week for  the band as we said farewell to our bass player Pete.  After 60 years with the band, he is moving on to pastures new to be nearer to family.  The band wishes him all the best and looks forward to displaying our appreciation more publicly at out Christmas concert.