Do you want to join the
Hilgay Silver Band, a traditional village band Established since 1896?
We are always looking for new players who would like to join the band. Both experienced and novice players are invited to contact us.
At the moment we are short of:
Cornet, Bass, Trombone players and Percussionists
As well as the positions above we are always looking for any other new players who would like to join us, both experienced and novice players are invited
to contact us, why not come along to a practice evening to see what we have to offer you. 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.
We also have a Training Band that meets at 6.45 pm on Wednesdays.
This is mainly but not exclusively for youngsters and instruments are available for loan.
For many years a training band, has been run by Brian Doy. Recently, Brian has extended his voluntary tuition work into local primary schools. So far,
three village schools, at Hilgay, Denver and Ten Mile Bank have been visited on a regular basis, and the band sees Brian's work as a two way-project,
giving local children a general interest in music and injecting occasional new blood into the main band. Hilgay Silver Band welcomes new members of all
ages and ability and can be contacted through www.hilgaysilverband.co.uk'.
For many years a training band, mostly but not exclusively, for youngsters,
has been run by Brian Doy.
Recently, Brian has extended his voluntary
tuition work into local primary
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.