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Hilgay Silver Band

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About the Hilgay Silver Band


Brief History of the Hilgay Silver Band
Hilgay Silver Band was founded in 1896. Originally formed by farmers and land workers from the village and surrounding areas.
The band has improved over the years and has become one of Norfolk's premier bands.
The Silver Band plays a full range of traditional music as well as some of the more well known popular music of the time and performs
throughout the year at a variety of events and venues



Location of the Hilgay Silver Band

Hilgay is a village in southwest Norfolk, about 15 miles south of King's Lynn and 14 miles north of Ely.
The nearest town is Downham Market, 5 miles to the north.



Rehearsals and Musical Direction:
The Hilgay Silver Band  perform regularly at events in their local area and are available for bookings throughout the year.

Rehearsals are held on Thursday evenings between 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
in the band's own band room opposite the war memorial in Hilgay.


This friendly brass band based in West Norfolk welcomes new players of all
standards and ages whatever your favoured instrument.
If you wish to find out more you are very welcome to come and meet us at rehearsals on
 Thursday evenings between 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm.


Please note that during December we may well be out carolling on rehearsal nights.
Alternatively, for a chat about the band please phone Maria Nicholls on 07961 087559 or e-mail us at
hilgaysilverband@hotmail.com
We also have a Training Band that meets at 18:45 on Wednesdays.
This is mainly but not exclusively for youngsters and instruments are available for loan.


Link to Location Map of the Rehearsal Room



Hilgay Silver Band - 2016

Hilgay Silver Band - 2016

Training Band Rehearsals:

The Hilgay Silver Band also runs a training band under the direction of Brian Doy.

The training band is mainly but not entirely made up of youngsters.
The training band meets at 6:45 pm on Wednesdays.
Tuition is free and we will even lend you an instrument.


Fund Raising for the Chapel Hilgay Youth Band - 28 Nov 2009
Fund Raising for the Chapel - Hilgay Youth Band - 28 Nov 2009


Information, Applications to Join the Band and Booking Requests:
If you require any more information about the band, are interested in joing either the main band,
the training band, or wish to discuss the possibility of the band performing at a function,
please go to our contacts page for details.

e-mail: hilgaysilverband@hotmail.com

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