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Library fine for Blidworth

An innovative performance by members of the Blidworth Welfare Band helps their local library.

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As part of their innovative ‘Music in the Community’ scheme, Blidworth Welfare Band gave a concert at their town library on behalf of the local history society.

Sextet

The band provided a sextet who gave a short recital of pieces along with a talk about the development of brass banding in the area and of the history of Blidworth Welfare Band in particular.

We were very happy to support the library staff by providing the music and commentary to supplement the displayBlidworth Welfare Band

Proactive

Band Manager Karen Cretney told 4BR: "The local library has been very proactive in encouraging local groups and have given over a section of their valuable space to feature a collage of band photographs and newspaper cuttings to promote the band.

We were very happy to support the library staff by providing the music and commentary to supplement the display."



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Christopher Houlding

MMus, GGSM, LRAM
Conductor, Performer, Educator