The Holme Valley Contest Committee are holding the 3rd Slow Melody Contest in Hade Edge Band Room on Saturday 18th June from 10am. The are a variety of sections entering for the coveted trophies on offer. Come along and support this exceptional contest within the Holme Valley and encourage our younger and future players of Senior Bands around the country. There is still time to for players who may wish to enter any section within the contest. Please contact for details.
The Hade Edge Band and the Hade Edge “B” Band will be performing their Spring Concert on Thursday 9th June at the band room in Hade Edge,
Concert starts at 7:30pm. No need to book, just come along on the evening..
A lively and entertaining evening of brass band music.
Refreshments will be available.
Please support both of our bands who will be performing at this concert.
Hade Edge Band will be performing their first concert of 2016 at The Carding Shed on Sunday 8th May. Tickets are now on sale at £10 each (includes a cream tea supper). Doors open at 6:30pm for a 7pm, start. Contact 07774 121391 to reserve your tickets. The Concert will be themed to celebrate the 90th birthday of HM Queen Elizabeth II.
Hade Edge Band will be entering the above contest which is to be held in Holmfirth Civic Hall.
Come along and enjoy an afternoon of contesting in the Holme Valley and be part of the 90th year of this contest.
Everyone at Hade Edge Band would like to congratulate Harry, Jack and Henry on their following achievements.
Harry Beach our Eb Bass player has been accepted as the Principal Tuba Player for the National Youth Brass Band of GB.. A fantastic achievement and everyone is proud of this milestone in Harry’s career.
Jack Brown recently took his Grade 8 exams on the Euphonium and passed with flying colours. Well done Jack.
and not to be outdone his younger brother Henry who is in the B Band has recently been successful in taking his Grade 1 exams on the Trumpet. Henry achieved this with Merit and in addition achieved 10/10 for the sight reading exercise.
Well done to our players and we wish them continued success in the future.
The annual band awards were announced at the bands annual get together .
The awards for 2016 were as follows:-
Player’s Player Award – Dave Smith
Best Teenager Award – Harry Beach
Band Personality Award – Ivan Conroy
Most Improved Player Award – Joel Kirk
Outstanding Contribution Award – Margaret & Robert.
Congratulations to everyone from all the band.
Please ensure you purchase your tickets asap for this concert in order to avoid disappointment.
Ticket price includes a Cream Tea Supper as we celebrate our Queens 90th Birthday year.
Tickets can be obtained by calling Robert on 01484 361671 or 07774 121391