Author Archives: David Shipman
BRIGHOUSE MARCH CONTEST Sunday 7 July 2019 Skelmanthorpe Band under the direction of Martin Heartfield had an excellent day at Brighouse winning Best Soprano prize and were 2nd Overall out of a field of 24 bands.
The Skelmanthorpe Band have been busy over the last few weeks performing at Dewsbury Minster, the Cummins Centennial Celebrations in Huddersfield & Skelmanthorpe Cricket Club. Photos & videos below!
The band took part in the Morley March contest last Sunday, where we were awarded Best Hymn, Best March & Overall Winners, despite playing in torrential rain! 4BR Report
Details of the upcoming concert, now rescheduled to Sunday 30th June!
Details of the upcoming concert with Skelmanthorpe Male Voice Choir
The Skelmanthorpe Band are delighted to announce the signing of Derek Hoyle, as their new Solo Eb Bass Player. Derek started playing at the age of 7 in the Salvation Army on Tenor Horn. Throughout his banding career Derek has … Continue reading
The Skelmanthorpe Band are delighted to announce the signing of Damian Hall as their new Solo Trombone Player. Damian started playing the trombone at the age of 9 with the Marsden Band, quickly rising through the banding ranks to eventually … Continue reading
The band is delighted on our return to the Championship Section to have achieved a fantastic 9th place. We were delighted with our performance and thank all our supporters for their lovely comments.
Details of the Skelmanthorpe Bands upcoming Charity Gala Concert, featuring The Trombones of the Black Dyke Band