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Delighting Demelza

Delighting Demelza

The band are delighted to announce that we were able to raise £1000 for Demelza  following the annual charity concert on Saturday 30th September. This years concert was based on a film music theme and the audience were absolutely thrilled with what they heard and saw – so many came over at the end to…

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Home at Hawkhurst

Home at Hawkhurst

Cranbrook Town Band would like to thank all those members of the local community who provided information and assistance in finding new rehearsal facilities following our enforced move earlier this year. We would also like to take this opportunity to acknowledge the interest that was expressed by so many members of the public when the…

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Playing for The Big Cat Sanctuary

Playing for The Big Cat Sanctuary

The Big Cat Sanctuary is set in the heart of the countryside at Smarden, in Kent.The peace and tranquillity of the site provides a sanctuary and excellent conditions for the successful breeding of the beautiful, yet endangered cats both large and small within the European Endangered Species Breeding Programme. To raise much needed funds the…

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Kent Garden Show

Kent Garden Show

The second Bank Holiday in May proved to be a hot and busy one for some members of the band. Cranbrook Town Band and BAE Systems Brass Band provided the musical entertainment for the Kent Garden Show over the course of the weekend with both bands taking one day each and a joint day where…

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St. Dunstans Church

St. Dunstans Church

The band’s annual concert to close the St Dunstans Festival week took place on Saturday 20th May this year and was an outstanding success with the audience clamouring for more at the end. The band’s programme began with Paul Drury’s rousing march ‘Jubilee’ followed by Vicky Mace’s lovely rendition of ‘Share My Yoke’.  Barry Forgie’s…

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Bold As Brass

Bold As Brass

On Feb 25th 2017, 7pm at Sinden Theatre, Tenterden, Kent, Cranbrook Town performed in a joint concert with the talented Academy Choir of Tenterden. The program featured varied modern music which appealed to all the family and went down a storm with the audience. “Well done to all involved in ‘Bold as Brass’. The Cranbrook…

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Supporting Demelza

Supporting Demelza

Following on from the success of recent concerts, we were very pleased to be able to donate over £1,000 to Demelza from our concert with Steve Sykes last year. We’re closing in on £4,000 in total over the last few few years to this wonderful charity! Here is Mette Lundorf Fisher handing the cheque over…

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Brass band will help to put shine on show

Brass band will help to put shine on show

Press Article form the Kent Messenger :-The Academy Stage School is staging a special concert at Tenterden’s Sinden theatre in collaboration with Cranbrook Town Band later this month. A lot of children probably haven’t even heard a brass band before, let alone stood in front of one and sang. But that’s the opportunity Academy Stage…

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In Concert with Steve Sykes

In Concert with Steve Sykes

The Maestro Returns On Saturday 26th November, eminent musician and tuba virtuoso Steve Sykes returned to play with the band in a concert supporting the Demelza charity. It had been such a long time since we last saw Steve that only 7 of the band members remained from his previous visit some 18 years earlier…

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