Barnard Castle

Discussion in 'The Rehearsal Room' started by MichaelA, Oct 11, 2011.

  1. MichaelA

    MichaelA New Member

    Can anyone shed any light on the background to Goff Richards' march Barnard Castle? Was it a special commission by the Barnard Castle Band?
     
  2. waynefiler

    waynefiler Member

    It was written for the band, I believe that Goff was good friends with one of the members of the band who asked him to write the march for them.
     
  3. ploughboy

    ploughboy Active Member

    Charles Dickens wrote Nicholas Nickelby whilst staying as a guest in Barnard Castle in 1838. . . . god I know some tripe!!
     

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