The band is still Entertaining – More top prizes at the scaba Entertainments contest

Lewes Glynde and Beddingham Brass Band brought some more silverware home this weekend with success at the scaba Entertainment contest. The band were placed second overall, retaining the trophy from 2016. The best Soloist prize was awarded to Jon Smith, our Principal Euphonium. The Trombone section Peter Cowlett, Lizzie Holmes, Ann Zeal-Bland, Jane Stewart, were […]

Clean Sweep at scaba Spring Contest

Lewes Glynde and Beddingham Brass Band had a clean sweep at the scaba Spring contest held on Sunday 30th April. The band played an own choice March of Bramwyn, John Carr and own choice test piece Rhapsody in Brass, Dean Goffin. We were awarded the following  : March Prize Test Piece Prize Best Instrumentalist: Simon Emberley (Soprano) […]

Training Band Supported by Local Charity

Lewes Glynde and Beddingham Training Band is going from strength to strength. In recent years we have been supported financially by several organisations, notably the Lewes Lions’ Club. Now the House Project Centre has generously donated £990! The cheque was presented to a delighted Training Band by Jo Dique, mother of Owen (our Training Band […]

Banders of the Future

The Southern Counties Youth Band (scyb) is organised by scaba for all young players in the ares. They recently held their third residential course at St. Catherine’s School in Bramley with Paul Lovatt-Cooper as the course director.  Three of the training band attended and two have provided their diaries of the week. Christina Kearley, training band […]

Congratulations at the Areas

Huge Congratulations to our Former members and friends who have been out contesting at the Areas! Former member Ian Hobbs and friend and regular dep Sharon McCallum whose band SW Comms won the First section in the West of England Former members Colin and Wendy Bourne whose band Bournemouth Concert came second in the First […]

Cornet players – we want you

Lewes Glynde and Beddingham Brass Band are a lively, friendly, social band. We play a variety of concerts including: Eastbourne Bandstand 1812 concerts, Fete’s and Fairs, AMEX stadium, Proms in the Paddock, Lewes Bonfire night, High Sherriff Fanfares and Christmas concerts. We also contest locally and nationally. 2016 was a bumper year for the band […]

Christmas with LGB Brass

On 17th December, the band will hold their Christmas concert with a difference.  Miles Jenner, Kate Peckham, Bob Murdock and David Farey will tell Dickens classic Christmas tale ‘A Christmas Carol’. The band will provide a variety of Christmas and non Christmas pieces, designed to compliment the narrative. Starting at 4pm at All Saints Centre, […]