What a beautiful sunny day! What are you up to today? We’ve been thinking about sunny days spent playing music in the Carmarthen Park. Our summer schedule will soon be appearing on the page. Stay tuned for where and when to find us.
Following our tour to Ireland a report on our visit to Carlow.
Please share and pop a date in your diary for our 20th Anniversary Celebration Concert on Sat 9th July at St Peters Civic Hall in Carmarthen. Details to be released soon!
#cswb20 #caerfyrddin #carmarthen #windband #cymru #wales#concertband
“From the town of Carmarthen in the heart of Carmarthenshire, Wales, the Carmarthen Symphonic Wind Band regaled the Carlow crowd at an open air recital in front of Carlow College, St Patrick’s as part of the recent Pan Celtic Festival. There was something for everyone in the band’s repertoire. Between excerpts from …….”
If you would like to join us pop along to rehearsals on Sunday (term time) evenings at Trinity, St Davids University in Carmarthen from 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Woodwind, Brass and Percussion. Our members come from all over West Wales – including Fishguard, Haverfordwest, Aberaeron and Swansea.
Our next rehearsal is this Sunday (24th April).
All set up in the pit ready for ‘show time‘ at The Lyric Theatre, Carmarthen where we are supporting other organisations from Carmarthen to raise money for Canolfen Elfed, Queen Elizabeth High School.
Rehearsals are going well to kick start our 20th Anniversary.
If you want to join in the fun we rehearse on a Sunday evening at Trinity Saint David’s University in Carmarthen. 6.30-8.30pm. New members welcome. We have spare instruments for loan – Euphonium, Tuba, Baritone Saxophone as well as a host of percussion instruments.
twitter – @carmarthenwind
Have you heard the news? Carmarthen Carnival is happening this year! You can bet the band is looking forward to this. Will you be going? What sort of music would you like to hear?
Our first rehearsal of 2016 went off last night without a hitch. New music to get stuck into, and we have now begun planning for our 20th anniversary events. #CSWB20
If you have any ideas for things we should be doing to celebrate then why not send us a message. Do you want the band to perform a concert for you? Perhaps you’d like to see us doing something more daring, a river concert (floating downstream on a barge) perhaps? Lots going on to celebrate – watch this space.
We hope to have a year filled with extra special treats for the band and you our public.
See you soon.
Ps. You can now follow us on twitter – @CarmarthenWind
Well, our trip to Tenby in nautical costume seemed to go down a treat. People were at time literally dancing in the street, and our fancy dress caught their eye.
So now I ask you, would you like us to do it again? To brave the elements to entertain you with music and costumed themed to the occasion?
What should our next fancy dress be? Please message the band with any suggestions. We look Forward to hearing from you.
Don’t forget our Autumn session of rehearsals commence this Sunday 13th September.
Trinity, St Davids University, Carmarthen from 6.30pm to 8.30pm.
New Members welcome.