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You are most welcome to join us at any of our public engagements listed below.

The Harrogate Band is available for engagement for concerts and musical entertainment at events and occasions throughout the year. If you wish to take advantage of our services, discuss the Band's availability, or would like any further information about any of the events below, please contact the Events and Concert Manager

A band in the Crescent Gardens, Harrogate c.1920



April 2017
Saturday 8th AprilThe Harrogate Band in Concert
Starbeck Methodist Church, 93 High Street, Starbeck, HG2 7LH, 7.30pm

Starbeck Methodist Come and see us in one of our favourite venues. This concert always has a wonderful warm friendly atmosphere full of music lovers and fans of all things brass. We love coming to Starbeck every year. We'll be performing a mixture of classic brass band music like marches and hymn tunes along with original contemporary music for brass

There'll be a chance to meet the players, tour the band, try out the instruments plus, vote for a piece for us to play in the second half!

Tickets: Adult £7, Child £3, Family £16
Available at the door or from: Email: contact@starbeckmethodistchurch.org.uk

> Click here for the concert poster

Disabled Access See: www.starbeckmethodistchurch.org.uk

Wednesday 19th AprilConference
Harrogate International Centre - private function
May 2017
Sunday 7th MayBuxton Brass Band Festival
Pavilion Gardens, Buxton


Wednesday 10th MayHarrogate Band 47th AGM
Bandroom, Harrogate, 8pm

Members, Associate Members, friends, family, former players, former conductors, anyone is welcome to come to our Annual General Meeting.

Agenda items must be submitted for consideration by 26th April to the secretary, Nick Garrett
Saturday 20th MayThe Harrogate Band in Concert
St Paul's Church, Main Street, Shadwell, Leeds, LS17 8JF, 7pm

Shadwell A lovely, friendly concert in this small church on the Harrogate side of Leeds. It's comfortable, the people are really nice and there's a balcony if you like looking down on the players to see what they're up to.

Book yourself in and they'll talk you in to a wonderful pie and pea supper in the church hall afterwards. You'll love it. It's a fine Yorkshire tradition. We'll be playing a range of entertaining brass band music including marches, hymn tunes, overtures, jazz, big band and a few solos featuring different players in the Band.

The money raised will support the ministry of the church. For more information on the church please click here

To book your tickets and for more information please contact: Brian Watson, Treasurer, St Paul's church, Shadwell, Tel: 0113 2657282, mobile: 0776 142 6267 - email: brianwatson99@hotmail.com

Monday 29th MayBarwick-in-Elmet Maypole Festival, 1pm

For details see: www.barwickmaypole.co.uk


July 2017
Sunday 2nd JulyWetherby Bandstand
Bandstand Extravaganza
Riverside Bandstand, Wetherby, LS22 6RF, 2.30pm

Come along for free to Wetherby Bandstand to watch us entertain the crowd.

Watch as the band march on and perform lively choreographed music in front of the bandstand with full percussion.

Get a free tour of the band (while the players are getting their ice-creams) hosted by their friendly tour guide who will show you the different instruments and music used in the band and answer all your questions.

Have a go on the brass and percussion instruments and join in with the band on one of our pieces!

Listen as we perform contemporary original music for brass band which you will never hear from other bands.

Vote for your favourite piece of music for us to perform in the 2nd half of the performance.

Parking is right next to the bandstand and is free. Bring a deckchair, a newspaper, and money for ice-cream.

Saturday 8th July

   


Trimdon Grange Colliery Durham Miners' Gala - Trimdon Grange and Durham City.

As guests of the Trimdon Grange Banner Association

Sunday 23rd July
HappyGate Festival, Valley Gardens, Harrogate, 11am

Saturday 29th JulyRoyal British Legion Concert, Bramhope Rugby Club, Leeds, LS16 9JR, 7.30pm

Join us in Bramhope for a fantastic evening of pure Brass Band entertainment hosted by The Royal British Legion.

Now in our 4th year at North Leeds come along to watch the band in this fantastic club and help raise money for the Royal British Legion in Leeds.

You'll hear a fantastic selection of brass music from military marches, hymn tunes and big band through to contemporary original music for band and beautiful arrangements of popular classics.

There are comfortable seats, tables and a very fine bar.



September 2017
Sunday 10th September



Hardraw Scar Contest
Green Dragon Inn, Hardraw, Hawes. [map]

This popular Yorkshire Dales entertainment contest is a must for regular and new brass band fans. You can hear 13 brass bands perform a 20 minute entertainment set throughout the day. The Harrogate Band is returning to Hardraw after a few years absence. Listen to bands perfoming a variety of entertaining music fighting it out to win the top prize for the most entertaining performance. This contest is held in the very large grounds of the Green Dragon Inn near Hawes which features Englands highest waterfall.
Pay for your entry and receive a programme on the gate on the day. Take picnics and chairs. Food and drink are available on site and cheap car parking with marshalls is available next to the venue.

See: www.greendragonhardraw.com, and www.yhbba.org.uk/hardraw1.html

October 2017
Saturday 28th OctoberConcert for Christian Aid - Holy Trinity Church, Kirkby Road, Ripon, HG4 2EY, 7.30pm

HTrinityR Now in its 9th year come along to the delightful city of Ripon and let us entertain you with an evening of exciting, beautiful and fascinating music. And, it's all for a great cause, raising money for Christian Aid.

Holy Trinity has good modern facilities and probably the best acoustic in which to listen to the band. It's also nice and warm with comfortable seats!



Disabled Access See: www.holytrinityripon.org.uk for directions

December 2017
Saturday 9th December




Pannal Golf Club

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Disabled AccessDisabled Access: wheelchair accessible, disabled toilet, T Loop, parking at the venue