After 16 years as Musical Director of Huntingdon Concert Band (HCB), David McClintock is passing on the baton, as he begins a well-deserved sabbatical. David has built an incredible legacy over the 16 years while directing the band. He joined the band as a horn player before taking up the[…]
If you’re not a horn player then don’t simply ignore this post.. please share it…. as it’s a well known musical fact that you’re only 3 people away from a French Horn player at any moment of your day!! So if you share and someone else shares.. then you can[…]
We’re not quite sold out for Massed Bands but you’ll need to move quickly to secure seat A1!
What are we rehearsing for? Without doubt the biggest event in our calendar is the bi-annual event of Massed Bands, it’s important to me that we match the standard of the Irish Guards; no mean feet but we’ve proved that we can sit with one of the best military bands[…]
Earlier this year, several of our band members took part in a Dementia Friends training session. This session enabled us to understand what it means to ‘live well with dementia and what we can do as an organisation to provide opportunities for those living with dementia. As a community wind band, our aim[…]