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Youth Band Success at Whit Friday

Youth Band Success at Whit Friday

02 Jun 2018

On Friday 25th May the Enderby Youth Band made the trip to take ...
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Enderby and Simon Gresswell Part Company

10 May 2018

The Enderby Band regretfully announces that they have accepted the resignation of Musical Director, Simon Gresswell. Simon brought a wealth of playing experience with him and the Band have taken on board his comments and assistance and have reaped ...
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Enderby Youth Band's success at Championships

Enderby Youth Band's success at Championships

28 Apr 2018

On Sunday 22nd April, Enderby Youth Band took part in the National Youth ...
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Spruced-up Website Goes Live!

14 Mar 2018

Regular visitors here will have noticed a new look for our website. We decided the 'old' site needed a little sprucing up so we have been working hard in the background over the last few months with our ...
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National Finalists!!

National Finalists!!

14 Mar 2018

Members of the Senior Band are celebrating another fantastic contest result after being ...
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A Message From Our President

06 Dec 2017

EBO President, Garry Sleath writes about recent sad events: Many thanks to all players past and present, officers and friends for their various contributions to Jo Small's funeral today. l know it meant a great deal to John, Chris, ...
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Senior Band Round Off a Fine Year

20 Nov 2017

The Senior Band is celebrating yet another fine performance and result after gaining 2nd place at the Leicestershire Brass Band Association contest. The result completes a stellar year on the contest field for the band with wins at ...
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Winning End to a Successful Summer

05 Nov 2017

The Senior Band are celebrating a terrific day's work at Wychavon Festival of Brass last weekend (28th October). Entered in both the First and Championship Sections the band were looking to round off a highly successful summer performing ...
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Enderby Take 3rd at Bolsover

08 Oct 2017

Enderby Band are reflecting on a pleasing day out at the Bolsover Festival of Brass entertainment contest. The contest is live streamed to the World via the internet thanks to the efforts of First Art Group and the ...
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Rewarding Training Weekend For All

20 Sep 2017

Over 70 young brass players recently enjoyed a rewarding weekend of brass playing at Lutterworth College at a youth brass band training event organised by the Enderby Youth and Junior Bands. Regular members of Enderby were joined by players from other local youth bands, ...
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A Reunion with Remiremont Band

07 Sep 2017

Enderby Bands enjoy a weekend of international music making. Enderby Band has recently had the pleasure of hosting Brass Band de Remiremont (France) for a weekend of international music making.  Remiremont is a small town in the Vosges region of ...
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Youth Brass Training Weekend Update

07 Sep 2017

Enderby Youth Brass Training Weekend update Enderby Youth and Junior Bands weekend training course is fast approaching, and with the new term about to start, there is no better way for young brass players to get their lips back ...
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A Welcome Return!

24 Jul 2017

A Welcome return by Brass Band De Remiremont The Enderby Band Organisation is delighted to be hosting a visit from the Brass Band De Remiremont next month and are very much looking forward to a joint concert with them in Hinckley. Players ...
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Hat trick!

09 Jul 2017

Enderby Band have achieved a historic hat trick of wins at the Shirebrook Entertainments Contest. Playing against six other bands, including local favourites Shirebrook Miner’s Welfare Band, and Championship Section Blidworth Welfare Band, the contest was held on ...
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Enderby Apprentice Band - Debut Performance

06 Jun 2017

The newly formed Enderby Apprentice Band performed their first public performance at Newbold Verdon Methodist Church on 20th May 2017, where they shared the concert with the Enderby Wind Band. Since the band formed on 5th April they have ...
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Enderby Wind Band Return to Newbold Verdon

06 Jun 2017

Enderby Wind Band were delighted to be welcomed back to perform at the Newbold Verdon Methodist Church on 20th May 2017. Under the direction of Assistant Musical Director Aaron Vogel, the band performed a wide variety of music from ...
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Enderby Youth Band Steals the Spotlight!

23 May 2017

Ten players from Enderby Youth Band entertained a 2,000 capacity full house at the De Montfort Hall on Friday 19th May.  They joined pop/rock star Tom Chaplin, the lead singer of Keane, on his solo UK tour.  The band ...
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Busy year so far for Enderby Youth and Junior Bands

18 May 2017

Enderby Youth Band Due to extra rehearsals and contests, the first couple of months of 2017 were very busy for the Youth band.  In January the band travelled to Butlin’s in Skegness for the National Mineworkers’ Open Brass Band ...
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New Associate Conductor Appointed for Senior Band

11 May 2017

Enderby Senior Band is delighted to announce that Simon Oates has been appointed in a brand new role of Associate Conductor. Simon is the former Musical Director of the Foss Dyke Band, leading them for a two-year period of ...
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Senior Band Announce New Euphonium Line Up

01 May 2017

Enderby Band is pleased to announce a new look euphonium line. Susanna Blamire joined the band just before the Area contest in March and she has recently been joined by Bob Stradling. Having spent most of her childhood in ...
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A Message From Our President

23 Apr 2017

EBO President, Garry Sleath gives us some thoughts on another highly successful Organisation Concert. Hello all, I can't let the moment pass without saying a few words about last night's St George's day Enderby Bands Organisation collective concert. I know ...
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Two new bands to join the EBO

24 Mar 2017

We are pleased to announce that we are forming two new bands within the Enderby Band Organisation, an Apprentice Wind Band and a Big Band.  Apprentice Band The Apprentice Band is starting on 5th April at 6.30am and will be ...
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Senior Band 4th at Midlands Regional Championships

15 Mar 2017

Members of the Senior Band, along with their conductor Simon Gresswell, are celebrating after a fine 4th placing at the Midlands Regional Championships, held on Saturday March 11th. For the second year running, the band was drawn very early ...
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Senior Band annouce new cornets

18 Dec 2016

Leicestershire-based Enderby Band are delighted to announce two new signings to bolster their solo cornet bench. Skye Wilson joins the band on 3rd Solo Cornet and Josie Allen joins as the band’s new Principal Cornet.   Skye is currently studying ...
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Friends reunited!

30 Sep 2016

Leicestershire-based Enderby Band is pleased to announce that Andy Gray has joined them on solo trombone. Andy is a very experienced player having played previously with the Hammonds Sauce Works, Yorkshire Imperial and Black Dyke bands during the ...
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New Signings for Enderby Band

22 Sep 2016

The Enderby Band are pleased to announce a number of changes to their personnel as they prepare for a busy autumn period. Recently the band said farewell to two young members as they leave to continue their studies at ...
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Enderby Youth Band training weekend a huge success

20 Sep 2016

Enderby Youth and Junior Band were proud to organise and host a training weekend for our players and other young brass players at Lutterworth College on September 17th and 18th. Over 80 young brass players (of which more ...
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Enderby Defend Shirebrook Title

15 Jul 2016

Enderby Senior Band under the musical direction of Simon Gresswell are celebrating after winning Shirebrook Entertainments Contest last weekend. Playing a diverse programme of music including three original compositions, the band lifted the trophy for the second year ...
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International Brass Tutors to lead Youth Band Training Weekend in Lutterworth

06 Jul 2016

Enderby Youth and Junior Bands are pleased to announce that Yamaha have generously provided significant funding to cover the tuition costs of a team of expert Neo Brass tutors to lead a Youth Brass Band Training weekend at ...
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Organisation Celebrate Wood Farm Prizes

12 May 2016

The Enderby Bands Organisation is celebrating after another highly successful trip to the Wood Farm Brewery Entertainment Contest. The contest has been supported by the organisation since its inception and once again, three of Enderby’s five bands entered. ...
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EBO Raise Funds and Raise the Roof

13 Apr 2016

Members of the Enderby Bands Organisation set off a mammoth fund raising effort in fine style on Saturday April 9th. All five bands within the organisation appeared in a massed bands concert to raise funds for a new ...
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Enderby Band help to raise £9K for charity

27 Feb 2016

Enderby Band is delighted to receive the news that a show in which the band appeared has raised almost £9000 for charity. The show, titled ‘We’ll Meet Again’ was held in November last year at Leicester’s Curve Theatre ...
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Enderby Youth Band: 3rd at Butlins!!

17 Feb 2016

On Sunday January 17th the Youth Band travelled to the Butlin’s Mineworkers Championships held in Skegness. We were delighted to achieve an excellent 3rd place, which equals our best result in this contest. The programme consisted of the march, ...
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Enderby Youth Band win five awards at national competition

17 Feb 2016

Enderby Youth Band competed in the “Action Medical Research Youth Brass Band Entertainment Festival of Great Britain” on Sunday February 14th 2016. The competition, which was held in the Opera House at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool, showcased ...
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Enderby Junior Band in concert with a chance for everyone to try an instrument and have a go

17 Feb 2016

Another opportunity to get involved in playing a brass instrument with Enderby Junior Band. Please share and encourage everyone who fancies a try to come along and have a go                   ...
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Former Enderby Cornet Player Joins Marines

27 Jan 2016

Former Youth Band and Senior Band principal cornet, Thomas Lane-Spouge, to join The Band of the Royal Marines. Thomas Lane-Spouge has recently completed his initial military training at The Royal Marines Commando Training Centre in Lympstone, Devon and has ...
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Organisation Awards 2015/16

24 Jan 2016

Members of all of the Enderby Bands Organisation’s (EBO) five bands met on Saturday 9th January 2016 for their annual awards and social evening. The evening marked the organisation’s traditional year end and offered an opportunity for everyone ...
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Youth, Junior and Concert Bands in the Christmas Mood - Latest Appearances and Christmas Concert

09 Dec 2015

The Junior, Youth and Concert Bands' Festive season is under way with many  local appearances over the next few weeks. They can be seen at Fosse Park and Sainsbury's (Grove Farm) on various dates throughout December. For further details ...
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Senior Band Carolling Dates

28 Nov 2015

Once again in 2015, Enderby Senior Band will be out and about bringing seasonal cheer to the good people of Leicestershire during the month of December. Alongside dates at Tesco and Leicester Forest East services, members of the ...
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Neil Townsend

21 Nov 2015

It is with a great deal of sadness that the Enderby Bands Organisation announces the death of their President Neil Townsend. Neil has been incumbent as President of the Organisation for 25 years and we will be forever ...
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More Silverware for Senior Band

07 Nov 2015

Enderby Band is celebrating after continuing their impressive run of contest form at the Wychavon Festival last week. Since appointing Simon Gresswell as Musical Director earlier this year the band have become champions of the Shirebrook Brass in the ...
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Senior Band Welcome New Faces

30 Sep 2015

The Enderby Band is pleased to announce the signings of Rob Wilshaw and Matt Capaldi in preparation for a busy year end. Rob will take the solo trombone seat and brings a wealth of experience with him. Originally from ...
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Senior Band Say 'Goodbye'

05 Sep 2015

The Senior Band have recently had to say goodbye to two members of its cornet section. Caroline Tighe, who has been playing repiano cornet since joining the band in 2011, has been a committed and valuable member of the ...
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More Prestigious 'Gigs' For Senior Band

05 Sep 2015

Enderby Band is preparing for an exceptionally busy year end, which includes two prestigious concerts at two of Leicester’s finest venues. On November 11th, the band will form part of the ‘We’ll Meet Again’ concert to be held ...
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Autumn Fair in aid of Junior, Youth and Concert Bands

28 Aug 2015

Enderby Junior, Youth and Concert bands are holding an Autumn Fair at Enderby Institute to raise funds for the organisation, which is a registrared charity The event will take place on Saturday 12th September from 2.30 - 5pm at ...
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Winning Start For Simon!

12 Jul 2015

Simon Gresswell’s tenure as musical director of the Enderby Band started in the best possible fashion after the band were awarded 1st place in the inaugural Bolsover Brass in the Bandstand contest. The band played a varied 30-minute ...
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Senior Band Weclome Two New Signings

10 Jul 2015

The Enderby Band is pleased to announce the signing of Kate Salter on first horn and James Harris on BBb bass. Kate brings with her a wealth of Championship Section experience, having played with several top flight bands in ...
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Senior Band Appoint Simon Gresswell as MD

12 Jun 2015

The Enderby Band is pleased to announce the appointment of Simon Gresswell as Musical Director. Simon, who is a Yamaha Neo artist and a tuba player of some renown, hails from the banding heartland of Queensbury, Yorkshire, has enjoyed ...
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Organisation Celebrate Wood Farm Wins

21 May 2015

The Enderby Bands Organisation is celebrating after a highly successful day at the Wood Farm Brewery Contest, held on Saturday 16th May. Three different Enderby Bands competed in the sixteen band field, taking players from four of the ...
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Trio of New Players for Senior Band

16 Apr 2015

Enderby Senior Band is pleased to announce the signing of three new players, as it looks forward to a new era. Filling the vacant 2nd horn seat is Neil Orton. Neil is returning to playing after a two year ...
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Enderby Band Invite Applications For Musical Director

22 Mar 2015

Enderby Band (Midlands 1st Section) seek applications for the post of Musical Director. This is a major opportunity to lead an ambitious, self-funding band, which is keen to build on the success of the past two years. For full ...
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Senior Band Say Farewell To Simon Jones

21 Mar 2015

Enderby Senior Band has regretfully accepted the resignation of Musical Director, Simon Jones. This has been brought about by Simon’s increasing work commitments. Simon’s resignation brings to an end a period of considerable success for the band under ...
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First Contest of 2015 for Enderby Youth Band at Butlins

17 Feb 2015

Enderby Youth Band’s first contest outing of 2015 was to the Butlin’s Youth Brass band Championships in Skegness. The band performed a programme consisting of the march “Death or Glory”, the hymn tune “Crimond”, the cornet solo “Be Thou ...
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Enderby Youth Band at Blackpool Entertainment Festival of Great Britain

17 Feb 2015

Enderby Youth Band recently completed our annual visit to the Action Medical Research Youth Brass Band Entertainment Festival of Great Britain. This year we opted for a programme with a strong topical theme – the discovery of Richard ...
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Enderby Youth Band goes down a storm at UniBrass

17 Feb 2015

On Saturday February 14th, Enderby Youth Band was delighted to accept an invitation to play before the results ceremony at the UniBrass event at the University of Warwick. UniBrass is the annual University Brass Band Championships, which are ...
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Windband due to celebrate 10 years

01 Feb 2015

This September marks the 10th Anniversary since the Windband was formed. To celebrate we are planning an extra special concert on 26th September – check out our calendar for more details. Greg Hayes - Band Chairman said; The concert will ...
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Delight for Senior Band at Butlin's

20 Jan 2015

On the weekend of the 16th to 19th of January the Senior Band made their now annual pilgrimage East to the Butlin's Skyline Resort in Skegness to compete in the Butlin's Mineworkers Championships. The Championship is now in ...
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EBO Awards Evening

11 Jan 2015

The annual Enderby Bands Organisation (EBO) awards evening took place on Saturday 10th January at Braunstone WMC. The evening is a chance for members and supporters of all five bands within the organisation to reflect on the previous ...
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Enderby Youth Band to Celebrate Richard III

05 Jan 2015

Enderby Youth Band to Celebrate Richard III Enderby Youth Band are preparing to perform a programme of music to celebrate the 2015 interment of Richard III in Leicester Cathedral at a prestigious national brass band festival. The competition is the Action ...
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Senior Band Finish Year On A High

10 Dec 2014

Members of the Enderby Senior Band are reflecting on a pleasing end to the year’s activities, and are looking forward to using the recent run of good contest results to build as they prepare to defend their 1st ...
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Winners at Leicester Contest

24 Nov 2014

The Enderby Youth and Concert bands joined forces on Sunday 23rd November 2014 to compete in the unregistered section of the Leicester Brass Band Association Contest wehere they finished top of the pile after tremendous playing. There were 9 ...
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First Aid Taken Seriously

24 Nov 2014

Being part of our Youth Band is not just about coming along to rehearsals and playing an instrument.  No, alongside playing great music, making new friends, being part of a team and having fun there is the chance ...
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Almost!

23 Nov 2014

On Sunday 23rd November, Enderby Band travelled to Loughborough to defend their title at the Leicestershire Brass Band association contest. Playing George Lloyd's tricky English Heritage the band took the stage to a full hall, right at the end of ...
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Enderby Band Christmas Concert

21 Nov 2014

On Monday 15th December, the current Midlands First Section Champions, Enderby Band will be presenting a concert full of festive cheer to celebrate the Christmas period and reflect on what has been an incredibly successful year for the ...
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Enderby solo cornet appears at RAH

14 Nov 2014

Music for Youth Schools Prom 2014 Thomas Lane-Spouge, one of our solo cornet players, has recently taken part in the Music for Youth Schools Prom at the Royal Albert Hall. Playing with the Leicestershire Schools Symphony Orchestra (LSSO) it was ...
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Kick start to the Wind Band 2014/2015 season and 9th anniversary.

10 Oct 2014

The Wind Band started its 2014/2015 season and the beginning of the band’s 9th anniversary in a concert, hosted by Newbold Verdon Methodist church, with a sell-out audience of which many had not heard of a windband before, ...
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