HCB News

HCB Win Prestigious Award!

Did we mention that we won an award? A National Award?? So…. that officially now makes us an AWARD WINNING BAND ??????This is the official picture of our Chair Catherine McClintock and Band Manager Ade Frampton receiving the award from HRH Prince Michael of Kent. It was presented to us for our fundraising efforts over[…]

Calling all sliders!

If you’re not a trombone player then simply swipe past this post…. However, please share it….as it’s a well know musical fact that you’re only 3 people away from a trombonist at any moment of your day!! So if you share and someone else shares.. then you can work out[…]

New Musical Director after 16 years

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[…]

Guest Vocalist Ash Borland

Ash grew up in a dance school based in Cambridge (he literally grew up there as his mum owns it). His grandmother is also an incredibly  talented concert pianist so you could say he was ‘born into’ the Performing Arts.

Guest Vocalist Chloe Grimes

Chloe Grimes is a versatile local singer with a real passion for performing in many genres and guises, from local amateur dramatics, to Fringe productions and even 1940’s wartime music festivals.

Apple! (Cake and Mac)

Hello. Tonight I am learning how to post articles to the website. I’m a slow learner and IT/technology are not my strongest skills. However, the lesson is greatly aided by Will’s patience and by Cathy’s delicious apple cake, so I am confident that we are winning!

Hornless!

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[…]