Music Nation Cymru - March 3 / 4

Discussion in 'The Auditorium - Concert Details' started by Creu Cerdd, Mar 2, 2012.

  1. Creu Cerdd

    Creu Cerdd Member

    Just a quick post to remind everyone about the various free Music Nation Cymru events that are being held across Wales, and brass bands are involved in, this weekend as part of the BBC's Music Nation / Festival 2012 events.

    Saturday March 3
    - Tongwynlais Band will be participating in WNO's National Flash Mash at 12 noon, following the opening of their new MusicRoomz facility at 11:00am. National Flash Mash events will also be held in The Hayes, Cardiff; the Wales Millennium Centre, Cardiff and additional locations across Wales at noon -visit the BBC Radio 3 website for full details & locations
    - Abergavenny Band will be featured in the BBC National Orchestra of Wales Music Marathon at Hoddinott Hall, Wales Millennium Centre between 15:00 & 16:00 and will be performing a wide selection of music, under the batons of Craig Roberts and Nigel Seaman, including the first section regional test piece "Mountain Views".
    - The RWCMD Brass Band will then also feature at Hoddinott Hall between 16:30 and 17:15. Entry to both events is free of charge and prior booking is not required.

    Sunday March 4
    - The National Cymanfa Ganu will take place at the Wales Millennium Centre and various locations across Wales at 12 noon. All brass band musicians are invited and welcome to participate - simply download your selected parts of the music here and meet at Ty Cerdd, the Wales Millennium Centre at 11:45am. Dress is casual. Full brass band sets of the various pieces being used at the event are also available for bands to download for their own libraries and use here. Choral parts to accompany the works are also available free here

    Best of luck and many thanks to all those who participating. For a full list of all Music Nation events taking place across the UK this weekend, visit the BBC Radio 3 website here
  2. Creu Cerdd

    Creu Cerdd Member