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Meet Janet, our first band member

Meet Janet, our first band member

Janet on 2nd clarinet tells us how the band has evolved from her very first day in 1990 to now....

Meet our deputy conductor, Emma

Meet our deputy conductor, Emma

Hi there! I’m Emma and I’m BADCB’s deputy conductor. So how did I end up with this role? After all...

A spotlight on a piece called Kamarinskaya by Glinka

A spotlight on a piece called Kamarinskaya by Glinka

For our Spring Strictly Come Celebrate concert in March we’ll be playing a selection of dance music. One of the pieces...

Playing in the National Concert Band Festival

Playing in the National Concert Band Festival

So, after weeks of rehearsing, mastering difficult rhythms and getting tricky passages under our fingers, BADCB headed off to take...

Busking for Bournemouth Hospital Charity

Busking for Bournemouth Hospital Charity

On Sunday 3rd December, our band members started arriving at Castlepoint Shopping Park... By 10am, 16 of us were dressed...