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Vacancies at St Sebastian

Vacancies at St Sebastian

Formed by Frank Every (grandfather of scaba President Norman Every) in 1931, Saint Sebastian Wokingham Band is a friendly 2nd-section band with an active social life. In addition to contesting, the band’s calendar includes several concerts, fetes and parades. The band rehearses at St Sebastian’s C of E Primary School, Nine Mile Ride, Wokingham, Berkshire,…

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Changes to scaba Contesting in 2018

Changes to scaba Contesting in 2018

The scaba Spring contest will be moving from its traditional April date to 25th February in 2018, giving bands an ideal opportunity to test-run their pieces for the Regional contests in March. The contest schedule and entry form will be circulated to scaba member bands and downloadable from the website at the end of December….

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LGB Brass is Top Heavy!

LGB Brass is Top Heavy!

Lewes Glynde and Beddingham Brass Band is looking to strengthen its bottom end. It’s a great spot for an established player or a development opportunity if you’re looking to expand your playing within a supportive environment. We have an Bb bass waiting to be played; if you’re an Eb player, you’ll need to bring your…

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Passing of John Pickett

Passing of John Pickett

scaba Vice President John Pickett sadly passed away at the end of June. John had been a playing member of the Egham Band and served as their Secretary for more than 20 years. Always passionate about brass banding, John was a driving force behind the building of Egham’s own band room which was opened by…

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