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    Open next weekend

    Is it not GUS and Whitburn who go down Dave?
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    Brighouse March Contest

    From what I can remember :- 1st Skelmanthorpe 2nd Hammonds 3rd Drighlington Best March - Skelmanthorpe Best Hymn - Hammonds Best Sop - Skelmanthorpe Best Principal Cornet - Hebden Bridge Best 1st Section - Hammonds Best 2nd Section - Diggle Best 3rd Section - Elland Best 4th...
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    Adjudicators announced for Old Silkstone Band's March and Hymn Tune Contest

    Results All I can remember is :- Red Lion March 1 Stocksbridge 2 Holme Silver 3 Meltham Hymn - Stocksbridge Silkstone Lodge March 1 Skelmanthorpe 2 Stocksbridge 3 Holme Silver Hymn - Skelmanthorpe I'm sure Tracey will post the full results later.
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    Unsung heroes of the Bb Bass world

    We all know the big name players on the 'King of Instruments', the likes of Simon Gresswell. John Gillam. Derek Jackson, Dean Morley, Matt Routley but what about those unsung heroes of the Bb Bass world, plying their trade in the lower sections on the most misunderstood and often badly played...
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    Trombone player available for Yorkshire Area

    I've got myself a band for the area, thanks to everyone that replied and showed an interest.
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    Trombone player available for Yorkshire Area

    Trombone player seeks band to play with at the Yorkshire Regionals preferably in Huddersfield area but anything considered. I'm now available on Thu, Fri, Sat and Sun due to a recent shift change. My main experience is at 1st/2nd section level but I've been out of banding for a while due to work...
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    British Open Test Piece

    From If I were a betting man ....
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    British Open Test Piece

    From 4br:- When was this announced, don't remember seeing anything about it anywhere? Glad he's back though, should make for a great days contesting.
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    Holme Silver in concert with Roger Webster this Sunday (10th April)

    Holme Silver (Disposables UK Group) are to appear in concert with world famous cornet soloist Roger Webster this Sunday (10th April) starting at 7.30pm in St.Paul's Hall, Huddersfield University. Roger has been invited to appear with the band by musical director William Rushworth. They have...
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    New Soprano at Black Dyke

    It's common knowledge in Yorkshire who's got the job, a great forward thinking choice by Dyke, they've probably secured the services of the next soprano superstar just at the right time.
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    Lees Contest Whit Friday

    Alan Holme Band have won the Henry Livings Prize in the past (perhaps erroneously!) or maybe the rules have changed in recent years. Also Marsden won this award last year and I've never considered them a Saddleworth band, maybe I'm wrong but I don't think you see the "Welcome to Saddleworth"...
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    Lees Contest Whit Friday

    Lees results amended. 2nd place - Pennine Brass (instead of Staffordshire) 4th Place - Holme Silver (instead of Wingates) Best Solo cornet - Pennine Brass (instead of Staffordshire) Best Local - Diggle (instead of Boarshurst) Best Band within Borough - Boarshurst
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    Rushworth new MD at Holme Silver

    William Rushworth has been appointed Musical Director of Holme Silver (Disposables UK Group) Band. Chairman Jonathan Kenyon said, "The Band has suffered a difficult period following the Area Contest with the loss of our Musical Director and one or two key players. I'm delighted that William...
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    Lees Contest Whit Friday

    I get the feeling one of those Whit Friday clangers may have been dropped here, inevitable with the number of bands involved really. Probably too late now but I seem to remember Dobcross were promoted from 53rd to 4th after the event at Dobcross Contest last year after an appeal to the...
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    Holme Silver req. Solo Euph, Cornet, Bb Bass & Perc.

    Holme Silver Band (Disposables UK Group) - 1st Section - based near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire have vacancies for the following :- Solo Euphonium Flugel Horn Front or Back Row Cornet Bb Bass Percussion We have recently appointed William Rushworth as our new MD and are looking...
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    Marsden March Contest Results

    Marsden March Contest Results - Sat 12th June Marsden Band Club (Adj. Alan Widdop) March 1. - Holme Silver (Disposables UK Group) - W. Rushworth 2. - Dobcross - D. Hadfield 3. - Old Silkstone - N. Law Hymn - Holme Silver (DUG) Solo Cornet - Holme Silver (DUG) Euph/Bari Section -...
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    Area Test Pieces 2004 - ANNOUNCED!

    It's a set of variations on Coventry Carol, only just over 8mins long though, bit of a short test really.
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    Sop Player seeks band

    Sop Vacancy Holme Silver have a sop vacancy if you're interested, see posting below, Daniel Grimes Holme Silver Band e-mail - mobile - 07967 129946
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    Holme Silver Vacancies

    Holme Silver Band (1st Section) based near Huddersfield, West Yorkshire have vacancies for the following :- Soprano Cornet Front Row Cornet 2nd Trombone Percussion We are the current Cumbria BBA Champions and were placed 2nd in Section 1 at Pontins in 2002 and are looking forward to...
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    Sold/Expired Wanted - Conn 8H or 88H trombone

    Holme Silver Band are looking to purchase a second hand Conn 8H or 88H. It must be in good working order but cosmetic condition not too important. If you have one for sale or know someone who has then please contact me by e-mail on :- Thanks Daniel Grimes...