This afternoon Burneside Brass under the direction of our Musical Director Mr Laurie Johnston performed at the annual Cove House garden party. Cove House is a beautiful spacious residential care home with well-maintained extensive gardens overlooking Morecambe Bay and is managed by Abbeyfield Silverdale and district. Once again it was a bright sunny day with lots of people attending.
We started our performance with
The march Boots and Saddles Arr D Higson
Pirates of the Caribbean
Waterloo to the Somme Arr L Johnston
Carrickfergus Arr L Johnston
And we concluded the first half with the march Hoch Heidecksberg Arr L Johnston
The band then enjoyed homemade scones and a welcome drink prior to returning to the stand for the second half performance.
We opened our second half performance with
Just a closer walk
Pride of the Fair Arr L Johnston
The Lass of Richmond Hill Arr L Johnston
To The Front Arr L Johnston
Bonnie Annie Laurie Arr L Johnston
And we closed our performance with the RAF March past
Soloists today were
Harold Roberts Flugel Horn performing Misty
Craig Woods Solo Trombone performing Carrickfergus
Oliver Bateman 1st Baritone and Peter Gratrix EEb bass performing the Duet The Lass of Richmond Hill
Dave Higson Solo Horn performing Bonnie Annie Laurie
We would like to thank our deps today Maria Birnie solo cornet and Dave Pye 2nd Cornet.
Our next engagement will be on Sunday 6th September at Grange Over Sands Bandstand.