THE TEWIT YOUTH BAND
HARROGATE, NORTH YORKSHIRE CHARITY NO 514676
Harrogate Spa Water - the finest bottled water in the country. Naturally, it comes from Harrogate and drunk by members of the band on official outings!
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Annual event held over Easter in and around Harrogate. The Festival
offers a unique opportunity for participants to perform with various ensembles at a selection of prestigious venues, playing to appreciative and enthusiastic audiences at a series of indoor and open air concerts.
University Brass Band Championship of Great Britain. The contest is held annually, run by students for students. As an entertainment contest, bands are judged on both their musical ability and entertainment.
In 2017, the contest was held at the Harrogate International Centre and the TYB Senior Band had the honour of performing while the results were being deliberated and confirmed.
The National Youth Brass Band of Great Britain is the UK's leading brass band for teenagers. The band is designed to give exceptionally gifted young brass musicians the opportunity to receive the highest quality tutoring in 2, 7 day intense courses held over Easter and summer holidays.
As a youth organisation we are fortunate to have many of our players interested in this wonderful organisation and many have auditioned and succeeded to be in the band. The 2017 NYBB has 7 present and past Tewit members participating.
Helping inspire young brass musicians between 11-21 with grade 4 and above with workshop weekends led by Director of Music, Professor Nicholas Childs. The workshops include sectionals led by the members of Black Dyke Band.
There are numerous workshops throughout the year at Saddleworth School and Robert Wilkinson Primary School Strensall, York.
Current UK's number 1 ranked brass band, Cory Band travel all over the UK to performing a widely varied repertoire of music for a variety of events.
In 2017, the Cory Band came to Harrogate to perform a gala concert as part of the UniBrass contest. They also offered a workshop during the day which members of both TYB Seniors and Intermediates attended.
Led by Dean Jones, Harrogate Band perform a variety of concerts and events around the Harrogate area, and compete in the 1st section of the North East Area.
A number of TYB past and present members are also members of the Harrogate Band.
Led by Martin Hall, Ripon City Band perform a variety of concerts and events around the Ripon area, and compete in the 1st section of the North East Area.
A number of TYB past and present members are also members of the Ripon City Band.
Led by Stephen Morland, Knaresborough Silver Band perform a variety of concerts and events around the Knaresborough area, and compete in the 4th section of the North East Area.
A number of TYB past and present members are also members of the Knaresborough Silver Band.