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
Congratulations to the following Hade Edge Band players.
Harry Beach who has been accepted as Principal Eb Tuba player with the National Youth Brass Band of GB.
Jack Brown for achieving his Grade 8 on the Euphonium
Henry Brown- B Band player – for achieving Grade 1 with Merit on the Trumpet and achieving 10/10 for his sight reading exam.
Congratulations to all three players.
A warm welcome into 2016 to all our supporters and readers of our web site.
We encourage you to become one of our Subscribers of Hade Edge Band to secure the bands future.
The bands engagements so far for 2016 are now posted on our Engagements page. These will be updated on a regular basis.
If you require any further information on our activities please contact any member of the committee.
We look forward to seeing you all at our concerts and contests throughout 2016.
Our B Band continues to grow and if you know of anyone who would like to join our B Band please come along to any rehearsal on Thursday evenings from 6:45pm and Gary our MD will be pleased to have a chat with you.
You can call on 0774 121391 if you wish to have a chat prior to coming along to the band room.
Remember the B Band is open to everyone from the age of 7/8 years up to over 80 years of age.