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Sunshine at Geevor for the Rally

It was a sunny for Pendeen Bands first outside concert of the year at Geevor Tin Mine for Pendeen Rally. See all the photos from this event

Introduction to Brass

Pendeen Band will be returning to the local primary schools in the coming weeks to introduce brass playing to the children and to encourage them to attend the beginners course. On Wednesday the 27th of February we will be at Pendeen Primary School, and on Wednesday March 6th at St. Just Junior School. The concert […]

Bingo!

On Tuesday 19th February the band will be having a fundraising BINGO! night in Pendeen WI Hall. The fun starts at 7:30pm!

Outreach Magazine – September

This article was written by the bands Musical Director, Darren Jenkin, and was published in the September edition of the Pendeen Outreach Magazine. We recently held a very successful Band Week. The week began with ‘Brass on the Grass’ in the grounds of the Parish Rooms. This was the first time that the weather allowed […]

Pasty and Pudding Lunch – September 11th

On Tuesday September 11th there will be a special pasty and pudding lunch being held in Pendeen WI Hall to raise funds for the Band. The lunch starts from 12:15pm and tickets are available by contacting Christine Stevens on 01736 788 800.

Sounding Out The Band

A look at the bands history with this article that was originally published in 1989. LOCAL BANDS ARE AN ESSENTIAL PART OF COMMUNITY LIFE IN CORNWALL FIRMLY BASED ON AMATEUR ENTHUSIASM AND A GREAT CORNISH TALENT FOR MAKING MUSIC. THERE ARE SOME FAMOUS NAMES AMONGST THE 45 BANDS IN THE CORNISH BAND ASSOCIATION, YET NO […]

Entertainment at the Band Week Concert

The band was joined by special guests Newlyn Male Voice Choir for a highly entertaining Band Week Concert. Highlights of the concert included the first public performance of the training band playing two pieces, an organ recital by Annette Winters along with a fantastic set from Newlyn Male Voice Choir. The main band themselves entertained […]

Sister Act in Pendeen Church

The band performed an entertaining rendition of Sister Act in our Band Week Concert in Pendeen Church. Congratulations to Sister Louise! Video by Tara Weatherby and Maria Penrose

Brass On The Grass – Band Week 2012

The annual Band Week has started with a fantastic “Brass On The Grass” at Pendeen Church Rooms. For the first year for a number of years the sun was shining and the event was actually able to take place outside, on the grass! A large crowd enjoyed the music, the sausage rolls, the cake and […]

St. Peter’s Day Service at Boat Cove

[singlepic id=401 w=320 h=240 float=right]The magic of the west Cornwall micro climate meant that despite the fact it was foggy and damp in Pendeen, 1 mile away sheltered on the cliff at Boat Cove it was a dry and pleasant evening for the annual St. Peter’s Day Service. Preacher Rev Carlyn Wilton entertained the crowd […]