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By News Admin on 17 October 2012 09:34
Friday, 9th November, 7.30pm, at Reeth Methodist Church: An evening to lift your spirits and delight your soul from such masters of musical charm as Purcell, Handel, Boyce, Elgar, Bach and Wesley.  Soprano Debra Anderson and organist Robert Anderson will provide a musical evening featuring a wide range of pieces - something to suit everyone!
Tickets available on the door, £5, further information on 01748 884845.
By News Admin on 04 July 2012 10:50
A "friendly"  band contest took place on Saturday, 30th June, at Kirkby Stephen, with Muker Silver Band taking part, alongside 5 other bands. Cups were to be awarded for Best March, Best Hymn, Best Programme overall and a cup to be awarded at the judges' discretion. Playing in a marquee at Kirkby Stephen Rugby Club, the contest was opened by Gretton Band, who are twinned with Kirkby Stephen Band. Their programme was well received by the other bands and audience, who were enjoying some warm sunshine (before the inevitable showers!). Bands taking part alongside Muker were Kirkby Stephen, Penrith, Appleby and Sedbergh bands. Gretton Band brought with them a cup to be presented for the Best Selection, although not all bands knew beforehand. The cup at the discretion of the judges was presented to the young tuba player of Appleby Band, who acquitted himself well in front of a discerning audience. Muker Band, playing Blaenwern, won the cup for Best Hymn, while Sedbergh played very well, winning Best Selection,...
By News Admin on 12 June 2012 15:25

Muker Silver Band played two well-received concerts on Friday 25th and Monday 28th May, as part of the renowned Swaledale Festival. A varied programme, ranging from Rossini to Madness, was enthusiastically welcomed by the audience at Muker Public Hall. Duncan Bythell, the conductor, had a few interesting words about each of the pieces and the band demonstrated their versatility and talent, with three pieces showcasing solos by cornet, trombone and euphonium players.

The band have a busy year ahead, including a local band contest at Kirkby Stephen on Saturday, 30th June, the popular Wine Party at Muker Public Hall, Friday, 31st August and concerts at Richmond and Hawes churches.