On Sunday 25th May 2014 Burneside Brass under the direction of Mr L Johnston (MD Burneside Brass) opened the 2014 concert season at the Grange Over Sands Bandstand.
The weather was very kind to us this afternoon with plenty of Sunshine and a good sized audience listening to our performance.
We began the concert with the National Anthem followed by the March Glorious Victory Arr D Higson, Overture Lustspiel, Hymn to the Fallen, Concerto De Aranjeuz, Ticket to Ride, Vincent – Starry Starry Night Arr L Johnston, Gladiator, Air and Rondo and we concluded the first half of the concert with the march Hoch Heideckeburg Arr L Johnston.
After a short break we returned to the bandstand and began with the march Boots and Saddles Arr D Higson, followed by Star of the County Down Arr L Johnston, Blaydon Races, Pride of the Fair Arr L Johnston, 1914 March, The Acrobat, Bugelers Holiday, Mary Poppins selection and we concluded with The march Trafalgar.
Soloists of the day were
Harold Roberts Flugel Horn – Concerto De Aranjeuz
Debbie Caine Principal Cornet – Vincent (Starry Starry Night)
Dave Higson Solo Horn- Air and Rondo
David French Solo Euphonium – Blaydon Races
Craig Woods Solo Trombone – The Acrobat
Debbie Caine Principal Cornet, Graham Hartley Solo Cornet and John Kirby Solo Cornet – Cornet Trio Buglers Holiday