On Sunday May 7th students and staff from the Academy will be contesting in the East Anglian Brass Band Association Quartet and Solo Contest at Blackfriars Hall Norwich.
We are proud to have several entries –
An under 17’s quartet comprising Ellie and William on Cornet, Saffina on Trombone and Edward on Eb Bass and they will be playing ‘A Southern Gospel Suite’ by Alan Fernie.
Slow melody Solo classes include:-
Under 13’s – Lilybet on Eb Horn playing ‘O Star of Eve’ and
Saffina on Trombone playing ‘The Iceberg’
Age 14-17 – Ellie on Cornet playing ‘Second movement of Haydn’s Trumpet Concerto’ and
Ed on Eb Bass playing ‘Andante’ from Andante and Roneo Concerto for Double Bass by Antonio Capuzzi
Open Air Varie class – Ellie on Cornet playing ‘Napoli’ and
Bob on Bb Bass playing ‘La Belle American’
WE WISH THEM ALL THE BEST
If you wish to come along and support them I am sure they will appreciate it. Following the contest which starts at 10.30am, we will be staying on to listen to one of the best Brass Bands in the country Brighouse and Rastrick who are holding a concert commencing at 6.30pm, see poster below.
Tickets are still available at £15 or £17 if you wish to go.
Alternatively Tendring Brass Academy have ‘1 FREE TICKET’ to the concert to the first person who contacts us via facebook or the website.