Concert Band Weekend Starts Tonight

The Concert Band Weekend hosted by members of the Isle of Man Wind Orchestra starts tonight Friday 9th February 2018 at St Ninian’s Lower School, Onchan at 7pm. All woodwind, brass and percussion players are most welcome.

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The weekend of rehearsals and final concert on Sunday 11th February at 2:30pm will be led by Duncan Stubbs OBE formally Principal Director of Music for the RAF.

Michael Morrison, Chairman


Grand Concert at QEII High School Peel

The next concert is on Friday 27th October at QEII with the QEII Wind Band conducted by John Kewley.

The programme is as follows:-

IoM Wind Orchestra

  • Liberty Bell
  • Phantom of the Opera
  • Marching Song
  • Symphonic Beatles
  • Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
  • Hootenanny

QEII High School Wind Band

  • I will follow him
  • Falling Slowly (from ‘Closer’)
  • Raiders March
  • Man In The Mirror
  • Apache
  • Hey Jude

QEII High School Wind Band & IoM Wind Orchestra

  • Ellan Vannin Suite
  • Lord of the Dance
  • Syncopated Clock
  • When Johnny Comes Marching Home