Tag: Rushen Silver Band

Brass ‘N’ Voices evening raises funds for Manx Blind Welfare Society

Brass ‘N’ Voices evening raises funds for Manx Blind Welfare Society

| April 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

An evening of “Brass ‘n’ Voices” raised almost £900 for the Manx Blind Welfare Society, which looks after the interests of over 600 people with serious sight loss on the Isle of Man. The Lhon Dhoo Male Voice Choir and Rushen Silver Band provided the entertainment at the event, which was organised by the Isle […]

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Rushen Silver Band raises £4,500 from 21 engagements in 25 days

Rushen Silver Band raises £4,500 from 21 engagements in 25 days

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

The members of Rushen Silver Band would like to thank everyone who generously donated monies to the Band over the recent festive period, a total of over £4,500. The band started the Christmas season with another successful Christmas Concert at the end of November and finished with a Carol Concert at Southlands on Christmas Day. […]

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Rushen Silver Band Celebration Concert

Rushen Silver Band Celebration Concert

| September 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rushen Silver Band performed a Celebration Concert at Castle Rushen High School, Castletown on Saturday 7 September. Conducted by Richard Evans, marking 10 years since his appointment as the Band’s Musical Advisor, the programme celebrated the music of Goff Richards and the Band was delighted to welcome Goff’s widow, Mrs Sue Richards, to the Island […]

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Rushen Silver Band Celebration Concert on 7 September 2013

Rushen Silver Band Celebration Concert on 7 September 2013

| September 2, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rushen Silver Band will be performing a Celebration Concert at Castle Rushen High School, Castletown on Saturday 7 September, 7.30pm. The Band will be conducted by Richard Evans, marking 10 years since his appointment as the Band’s Musical Advisor and the programme will feature music by the renowned brass band composer and arranger – the […]

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Rushen Silver Band – Charity CD launch – July 2013 “Sounds of the South”

Rushen Silver Band – Charity CD launch – July 2013 “Sounds of the South”

| July 5, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rushen Silver Band’s new CD ‘Sounds of the South’ will be officially launched at their concert at St Catherine’s Church, Port Erin, on 10 July. Under the baton of Musical Director John Kinley and Assistant Musical Director John Collings the disc, recorded in March this year at Castle Rushen High School by Music House Productions […]

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Christmas Celebration Concert – 1st December 2012

Christmas Celebration Concert – 1st December 2012

| November 21, 2012 | 0 Comments

Following on from a successful event in 2011, the band are pleased to announce that they will once again be holding a Christmas Celebration Concert this year. The Band will once again be joined by our friends the Meadowside Choral Society for the concert, which will take place on Saturday 1st December from 7.30pm at […]

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RUSHEN BAND CONTEST SUCCESS

RUSHEN BAND CONTEST SUCCESS

| November 12, 2012 | 0 Comments

Rushen Silver Band travelled to Selkirk in the Scottish Borders on Saturday 3rd November to take part in the Borders Entertainment Contest. This was the first time that the Band had taken part in a contest in the UK. In their programme the Band played an arrangement by Band MD John Kinley of local folk […]

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RUSHEN BAND CONCERT SUCCESS IN AID OF ALISTAIR DRINKWATER MEMORIAL FUND

RUSHEN BAND CONCERT SUCCESS IN AID OF ALISTAIR DRINKWATER MEMORIAL FUND

| November 6, 2012 | 0 Comments

Rushen Silver Band performed a hugely successful Gala Concert on 13th October in aid of the Alistair Drinkwater Memorial Fund. The Fund was set up by Eric and Barbara Drinkwater over ten years ago following the loss of their son Alistair Drinkwater to cancer aged just 14 years old. Alistair was a hugely popular member […]

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Rushen Silver Band Gala Concert – Saturday 13th October

Rushen Silver Band Gala Concert – Saturday 13th October

| September 28, 2012 | 0 Comments

Rushen Silver Band are delighted to announce that they will be holding a Gala Concert on the evening of Saturday 13th October at Castle Rushen High School, starting at 7.30pm. The Band will be conducted by Richard Evans for the evening. Richard is one of the most respected and charismatic conductors of the brass band […]

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Rushen Silver Band Music Marathon – 22nd July

| July 11, 2012 | 0 Comments

Rushen Silver Band is holding a ‘Music Marathon’ on Sunday 22nd July at St. Columba’s Church, Port Erin, from 2-6pm. The event is to raise funds for the band’s trip to the Borders Entertainment Contest in Scotland later in the year. The event will give members of the public the chance to request a particular […]

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