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VACANCIES

Lewes Glynde & Beddingham Brass Band has current vacancies for the following positions in for our successful concert and contesting band. Sensible events diary, quality MD and friendly membership :

Cornet vacancies, 2nd and 3rd cornet with positions negotiable

You can contact us by e-mail secretary@lgbbrass.co.uk

JOIN US

LGB Brass always welcomes new players, including beginners, experienced musicians and people returning to brass bands. We can offer instruments and coaching.

If you’d like to join us, why not come along to a rehearsal, we rehearsal Thursday night 8-10 p.m. at All Saints Arts Centre. Friars Walk, Lewes

The band performed at variety of events, fete’s and fairs across the county, concerts at Eastbourne bandstand, Proms in the Paddock, put on a a version of A Christmas Carol, performed at the Lewes Wish Concert and the AMEX stadium. The band were proud to play at the Remembrance parades in both Ringmer and Lewes to honour those who served.

As ever, we were part of the Lewes Bonfire night celebrations, marching with Commercial Square Bonfire Society, this year, we were also delighted to be part of the Hailsham Bonfire parade, marching through the town.

2016 was a successful year contesting for the band.

  • Winner – 2016 scaba Band of the Year
  • Winner – 2016 scaba Autumn Contest (2nd section)
  • Winner – 2016 scaba Autumn Contest (2nd section) – Best Hymn Tune
  • Winner – 2016 scaba Autumn Contest (2nd section) – Best Horn Section
  • Winner – 2016 scaba Autumn Contest (2nd section) – Best Bass Section
  • Winner – 2016 scaba Autumn Contest (2nd section) – Best Solo Horn – Angela Holloway
  • Winner- 2016 scaba Autumn Contest (2nd section) – Conductor’s Prize – Ian Stewart
  • 2nd place – 2016 scaba Entertainment Contest (2nd section)
  • Winner – 2016 Best Soloist scaba Entertainment Contest (2nd section) – Alex Emberley
  • 2nd place – 2016 scaba Spring contest (2nd section)
  • Winner – 2016 Best Instrumentalist scaba spring contest (2nd section) – James Emberley,
  • Winner – 2016 scaba spring contest Senior Slow Melody (2nd section) – James Emberley
  • 2nd place – 2016 scaba spring contest Senior Slow Melody (2nd section) – Tom Littlewood
  • 3rd place – 2016 scaba spring contest Senior Slow Melody  (2nd section) – Christina Kearley
  • Winner – 2016 scaba solo and duet Senior Air Varie (2nd section) –  James Emberley
  • 2nd place – 2016 scaba solo and duet Senior Air Varie (2nd section) – Christina Kearley
  • 3rd place – 2016 scaba solo and duet Senior Air Varie (2nd section) – Tom Littlewood
  • Winner – 2016 scaba solo and duet Senior Duet (2nd section) – Alex Emberley & Christina Kearley
  • 2nd place –  2016 scaba solo and duet Senior Duet (2nd section) –  Tom Littlewood & Chris Yate