Bestwood Black Diamonds 4th section based in Bestwood Village Nottingham require a new Musical Director. The band that came 4th at the recent area championships have a full concert and contest diary for the rest of the year. To apply please contact Band Secretary Sharon Milner on...
Bestwood Black Diamonds are delighted to announce the appointment of there New Musical Director Colin Hartley. Colin brings a wealth of experience to the band and we are looking forward to a long and successful relationship. Colin starts on the 4th of June and his first concert is at Belper...
Bestwood Black Diamonds 4th section band based in Bestwood Village Nottingham require a new Musical Director. The band has a full diary of concerts and contests throughout the year. Anyone interested in the position can they please contact the Band Secretary Sharon Milner on the following e-mail...
I think there has been one organised for the 18th September at Creswell which is North Nottinghamshire. Its been arranged by Bolsover District Council see link below.
The band are to celebrate their 65th Anniversary this June, and are hoping to organise an event to celebrate this.
Although the band has been in existence longer and known then as the ‘Calverton & Bestwood Colliery Silver Prize Band, split from Calverton to then form 2 new bands in 1945.
Bestwood Black Diamonds urgently need a solo horn dep for a concert that takes place this Saturday evening the 4th of December at St Paul's Church Carlton in Nottingham. The concert starts at 7.30pm anyone who can help us out please ring Band Manager Richard Greenwood on 07977610385.
Bestwood Black Diamonds are looking for a 2nd Horn player to play at Butlins and maybe the areas in 2011. Butlins piece is Contrasts by Darrol Barry and the area piece is Prelude, Song and Dance by John Golland. Anyone interested please either send me a P.M. or give me a ring on 07977610385.
Looking to Recruit
Following Recent developments the band are looking to recruit the following:
Back Row Cornet
The band has a full concert and contest diary including Butlins and the Area throughout the year. Anyone interested please...
Student coming to Nottingham
Ant student coming to either of the Nottingham Universities this Autumn is more than welcome to come to the band transport can be arranged. So anyone interested please ring Richard Greenwood Band Manager on 07977610385 or drop me a P.M.
Looking up as far as recruiting players is concerned Bestwood are still on the lookout for the following:
2nd Horn Player
Back Row Cornet Player.
Also due to illness
Bb bass/ Eb Bass
Also any student coming to either of the Nottingham Universities are always...
Recent Developments but still require the following players
The band have just recruited two new trombone players and a front row cornet player but still require the following players:
Back Row Cornet player
Due to Illness
Due to the current...
Bestwood Black Diamonds Band
Bestwood Black Diamonds based in Bestwood Village Nottingham are looking to recruit the following players:
Front Row Cornet Player
Anyone interested in the above positions either send me a P.M. or ring...
I have just been reading up on the rules and on all grading issues they are at the discretion of the regional committees. They manage all the regional contests so it is up to them what they do. Not sure how much influence Kapitol has on a regional basis. Perhaps someone might know.
I do remember that my wife was playing for Carlton at the time. As I said in earlier post if the status quo continues we will have 30 bands in the contest by the 2012/2013. I think that we be impossible for the adjudicators to adjudicate. Obviously from Bestwood point of view we would be benefit...