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Departure of Musical Director Garry Hallas – May 2019

The band would like to announce the departure of Musical Director Garry Hallas who has led the band with distinction since 2016, taking over from Ian Scott. We have enjoyed contest success at Pogson Bray in 2017 and a very successful programme of concerts with Garry’s programming and compering skills building a strong audience with […]

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Autumn Nineteen Concert Series

Book your tickets for the Autumn Nineteen Concert Series at Hessle Memorial Hall. East Riding of Yorkshire Band will be playing on the 6th October and 1st December at 2pm and 6pm. We have also invited some amazing bands with concerts from the Hull & East Yorkshire Concert Band, and the Hull Big Band. And […]

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Auditions for new MD

The East Riding of Yorkshire Band would like to welcome expressions of interest to fill the vacancy of Musical Director. Please email friends@eryb.co.uk with your details if you are interested in applying. Our ideal candidate will have some experience of conducting, be able to work alongside the band and their management team and have experience of […]

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A Film Music Spectacular

Book your Tickets and join us for our Film Music Spectacular concert on Sunday April 14th 2019. Film Music featuring many well known film themes from John Williams, Hans Zimmer, James Horner and many more… during the interval the Band will be serving refreshments and hosting a raffle. We are running two showings to accommodate […]

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Open Afternoon

We would like to invite you to join us for our Open Afternoon to celebrate the opening of our new Bandroom. Saturday 6th October 1pm-4pm – Memorial Hall, Salisbury Street, Hessle, HU13 0SE. Come and see the Memorial Hall and it’s facilities and enjoy free refreshments, and a few tunes from the Band.

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Thank You Clowes

Twelve years ago we moved in on a short term agreement – this evening the band will be having their last rehearsal at Clowes Memorial Methodist Church before the move to their new band room in Hessle this weekend. The band would like to express sincere thanks to Clowes Memorial Methodist Church for accommodating us since […]

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Open Rehearsal

East Riding of Yorkshire Band invite you to attend an Open Rehearsal of the 2018 Regional Championships 2nd Section Test Piece – Ex Terra Lucem (From the Ground Light) by Jonathan Bates. This will take place on Thursday 15th March at 7.45pm at Hull Citadel Salvation Army – 92 Beverley Road, Hull, HU3 1YA – […]

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A Big Thank You!

Christmas is always a particularly busy time for the band with traditional Christmas Concerts and the small group carolling sessions that started with various Lights Nights at the end of November. Carolling is important to us as a means of spreading the Christmas message, helping get everyone into the festive mood and raising much needed […]

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ERYB Win at Pogson-Bray Contest

On October 15 the Band travelled to Elland near Halifax to take part in the Pogson-Bray entertainment contest. Our 20 minute set included the March Black Knight, Guardian of My Soul, April in Paris, played by our Flugel Player Mike Waudby, Brass Machine, a four cornet and soprano feature, and finished with Bach’s Organ Fugue. […]

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Community Prom Concert well received

Following our recent Community Proms Concert held at Clowes Methodist Church on 30th September, the following message of appreciation has been received: “On behalf of Clowes Memorial Methodist Church I would like to thank you for the great Community Proms Concert which you recently performed. Everyone who came thoroughly enjoyed the evening, and the atmosphere […]

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