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Southampton Hospital Charity Concert

On April 1st 2017, Southampton Grad Band joined forces with the Bitterne Park Singers for a musical extravaganza at St Luke’s Church in Hedge End. The evening was filled with music and song culminating in the band and choir joining forces for Beyond the Sea. The evening was all in aid of The Southampton Hospital […]

SGB10

In 2016, Southampton Grad Band celebrated 10 years of existence. In the last decade we have grown from a group of 9 friends graduating University, leaving Southampton University Concert Band and cooking up a plan to make sure that we could all continue making music together into a friendly, welcoming group of 30+ musicians which […]

Grove Place welcomes SGB

As the rest of the country celebrated the 70th anniversary of Victory in Europe, SGB headed to Grove Place to put on an afternoon concert for the residents. Unfortunately the weather prevented the original plans for an outdoor concert, so a slightly more intimate venue allowed the audience to be able to see and hear […]

Beggars Fair

A reminder that the band will be playing as part of the Romsey Beggars Fair this Saturday (12/7/14). Of course the weather will be good so you can find the band at: King John’s Gardens 2:30pm Abbey United Reform Church 4:15pm We look forward to seeing you there.

Review of Hythe Concert

The following review shows just how well the concert in Hythe was received, so if you get the chance to see us at the Beggars Fair in Romsey you’ll be in for a treat.

Hythe concert success

The Hythe concert turned out to be a massive success with the audience enjoying all the pieces played by the band and the small groups performances. The share of the proceeds we’ll be donating to our nominated charities is £230 which will be split evenly between them. Well done to all those involved and now […]

Romsey Beggars Fair

Our concert times for the Beggars Fair have now been confirmed so if you’d like to come and see us play (and why wouldn’t you) then you’ll find us at: 2.30 – King John’s Gardens 4.15 – Romsey URC Let’s hope for some good weather this year and see you there.

Hythe concert charities

Just to let you know that after asking the members for suggestions and voting on the shortlist the two charities we will be supporting with our share of the proceeds are: Naomi House Countess Mountbatten Hospice Please encourage as many people as possible to attend to raise as much as possible for these worthy causes.

Romsey Beggars Fair

The band are pleased to announce that we’ve been invited to play at the Beggars Fair in Romsey again this year. Hopefully the weather will be greatly improved from last time but the audience will be as large and enthusiastic. Details on the calendar and concerts pages.

Poster for Hythe Concert

Attached here is the poster for our concert in May. Please share it around to help bring in a super sized audience. Download