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St. Dennis Band announce new President and Chairperson

St. Dennis Band are delighted to confirm two new appointments to the organisation, that of President and Chairperson. At the recent AGM it was confirmed that Judith Mitchell has accepted the position of President. Judith said: “I am the eldest

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St Dennis Band welcome new Youth Band Tutor

As part of the recent restructuring of their Junior and Youth organisation, the St Dennis Band are pleased to announce Mark Arnold as their new Youth Band Tutor; to work alongside Linda Trethewey in the Band’s Music Academy. Vastly experienced,

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St Dennis Band Solo & Quartet Contest 2018

The contest was held on Saturday 24 November 2018. The Venue was the Whitemoor Methodist Chapel who we appreciate allowing us to use their premises. We had Band representatives from St Dennis, Lanner Academy ,Mount Charles, St Keverne, St Breward,

Harley ‘Frank’ Brewer – 103rd Birthday Celebration

St Dennis Band were passed a band photograph recently via The China Clay History Group with a request to potentially name the Band conductor and players and to estimate the period that the picture was taken at the front of

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Musical Director Darren Hawken named one of 16 new Cornish Bards

The band members and committee of St Dennis Band are extremely proud to offer sincere congratulations to Musical Director Darren Hawken who will in September be made a Bard of Gorsedh Kernow in recognition of his services to Cornish Music.

New Horn Duo signing

The band are delighted to announce two immediate new signings. We warmly welcome Kevin Ackford on first horn whilst Julie Dobson accepts the position of second horn. Kevin becomes a member of the band following several guest appearances in recent

St Dennis Band announces new Music Consultant

It is with delight that the St Dennis Band announces that Mr Derek Greenwood has accepted the position of Music Consultant with immediate effect. Derek is no stranger to the band having held the post of Musical Director in the

Passing of Band President – Denis Hill

It is with great sadness and a heavy heart that the band announces the death of its President, Mr Denis Hill. A wonderful and inspiring man. His loss will have a huge impact on the band that he so richly

St Dennis Band Solo and Quartet Contest 2017

The 2017 St Dennis Band Solo and Quartet Contest takes place at St Dennis Working Mens Club on 25th November 2017. Our adjudicator this year will be Paul Richards (Soprano Cornetist with the Flowers Band in Gloucester) To download an entry form, please click

Young talent added to Percussion team

Further to the recent addition of John Mitchell to the percussion team. St Dennis Band are pleased to announce the signing of Joseph Broughton. Joseph began playing the drums aged 5 in January 2009 and shortly after relocating to Cornwall,

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