Midsummer Brass 2018

Fri 6th July 2018 at 19.30 - 22.30

Results Now In !! over £2,000 raised ! Featuring The Award Winning City of Bradford Brass Band At Christchurch, The Grove, Ilkley

Thanks to All Who Came

A stunning evening of great music raised just over £2,000. A sell-out audience enjoyed every minute.

Thank You to all our supporters 

Midsummer Brass 2018

Friday July 6th 2018 at 7:30pm

Our 8th Concert featuring the Award Winning 

City of Bradford Brass Band.

Appeared at the National Finals at the Albert Hall Oct 2017

Judged 6th best band in England

3rd Place in the Yorkshire Championship Section 2017   !!!
Best Band at the Holme Valley Contest 2015 & 2016
Finalist in the Championship Section National Competition 2015
Finalist in the Championship Section Yorkshire Competition 2015 
3rd place in the First Section National Competition 2014 
1st place in the First Section Yorkshire Competition 2014
Finalist in the Second Section National Competition 2012 
1st place in the Third Section National Competition 2011

The Band took part in the National Championship Finals at the Albert Hall in October 2017 ! There is no higher UK peer group and the band now have an international standing. This is a stunning result.

Equally spectacular - the band is now rated as the 21st Best Band in the World according to the authoritative Brass- Stats website.

Lee Skipsey took over the musical direction of the band in 2010, and set them on a remarkable upward trajectory. They are now in both the National and the Yorkshire Championship category - the highest level of competition - competing with the finest bands in the land.

The Venue


The Grove


LS29 9LW

Ticket Information

Adults £12.50, (Under 15's £6)

Includes programme and refreshments.

Excellent Raffle

Tickets from the Grove Bookshop, 10 The Grove, Ilkley, LS29 9EG
Or from Chris Jones 01943 817732, or email to cbjemails@gmail.com

In Aid Of     End Polio Now     and     Alzheimers Research


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Our Sponsors and Supporters for this Event

We are very grateful to our Sponsors for this event:


and also our supporters :-

  • Jeremy Bloomfield - Jeweller, The Grove, Ilkley  
  • Beau Monde - Beauty Salon,Church Street, Ilkley
  • The Green Room - Florist, Grove Promenade, Ilkley
  • Saks Hair - Bolling Road, Ben Rhydding
  • Friends of Ham - Wells Road, Ilkley
  • Audley Clevedon - Ben Rhydding Drive, Ben Rhydding
  • The Grove Bookshop - The Grove, Ilkley
  • Bath House - 27B Brook Street
  • Lavender Laundry - Leeds Road, Ilkley

and to Tesco for sponsoring our refreshments.

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