Concert Band Salts Mill, Saltaire 5th and 6th October 2019
Rehearsal and performance of the World Premiere of Concertino for Concert Band written for Two Rivers Concert Band by James Banner, as part of the 2018-19 Making Music Adopt a Composer scheme. The rehearsal and concert took place in the Roof Gallery of Salts Mill, in the Saltaire World Heritage site. Photos by Sharon and Tim Sawyer of Ilkley Camera Club
Concert Band rehearsal Sept 2019 and Concert at Christchurch Ilkley October 2019
This rehearsal took place at Ilkley Baptist Church on 28th September in the run up to our Adopt a Composer Concerts.
The Concert on 19th October 2019 was part of the Ilkley Literature Festival with focus on 2 of the Festival themes: Revolution & Rebellion and From the Moon to Mars. It included our second performance of Concertino for Concert Band by James Banner; a performances by the Outside the Box Music Group and a series of readings by actors from Ilkley Playhouse.
Photos taken by Sharon and Tim Sawyer of the Ilkley Camera Club.
Members of our saxophone group had a great time working with the Outside the Box Learning Disabilities Music Group. We arranged one of their songs "Space Travel" and performed it with them at a concert, all dressed in space costumes in the spirit of the Sun Ra Arkestra.