Calderdale Big Band started its winter season rehearsals at the Victoria Hall, Ripponden
The band, consisting of musicians from 11 years old upwards, meets on Thursday evenings at 7.30pm. The new musical director is Peter Lynch, who is the director of music at Rishworth School. Concerts are already booked at Highgate Methodist Church and the Marsden Jazz Festival and there are plans for a Christmas concert.
The band always welcomes new members in all sections and would be very happy to see past members and adults who have time to play.
Anyone wanting more information can contact Roy Sparrow on 01422 823656 or Brian Chapman on 01422 250099.