Huntingdonshire Concert Band

HCB News

Bar Hill Concert review – 24th Feb 2018

Well! What a start to the year. Our first concert and what a success!

It was a new format for us, billed as ‘HCB’s Got Talent’, with several band members performing solos alongside the band.

HCB Raise £5000 for SSAFA at Massed Bands Concert

The Huntingdonshire Concert Band ( HCB ) were delighted to present last week a cheque to SSAFA ( the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Families Association- Forces Help ) after raising a net £5000 at their Massed Band Concert with the Band of the Irish Guards 18th November 2017.

Rehearsal & Concert Schedule

French Horn at a rehearsal

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[…]

Press Release: Massed Bands Concert 2017

Huntingdonshire Concert Band (HCB) hopes to raise another huge amount for SSAFA (the armed forces charity) from their massed bands concert with the Band of the Irish Guards, to take their total raised in the last 6 years to £18k. The massed bands concert will feature over 80 musicians on[…]

We’re dementia friendly

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[…]